JOB TITLE: Pipelayer (Sewer & Watermain)
REPORTING TO: Operations Manager
SALARY RANGE: Range: 27.00 to 31.00 (hourly)


Duties and responsibilities

  • Installation of PVC pipe in residential basements connecting to plumbing stacks
  • Read and interpret site blueprints/plans
  • Participate in daily site safety meetings
  • (outdoor) Hand dig around utilities
  • (indoor residential) hand excavate with power tools to install PVC pipes
  • Core hole in main seer to install sewer lateral
  • Tap water main to install water services
  • Install catch basins and manholes
  • Benching Manholes
  • Installation of main line sewer
  • Installation of water mains, valves and fire hydrants
  • Filling pipes with water for building inspectors
  • Complete ball test after the completion of water pressure test
  • Work in compliance with Internal OHS policies
  • Other duties which may be assigned by Operations Manager on a project to project basis


Qualifications include:

  • Knowledge of a pipe laser and trench safety
  • Valid WHMIS certificate, WAH, Confined space certifications
  • Previous experience in residential and commercial construction
  • Strong work ethic
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience is required
  • Basic math skills
  • Solid organizational and time management skills
  • Valid driver’s license (required)
  • Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines

Working conditions

This position requires the employee to work inside/outside. Employee must be able to sit, stand for extended periods of time, possess a valid driver’s permit and the ability to work odd/ extra hours to accommodate project deadlines.  Due to the nature of this position an enhanced reliability screening will be conducted prior to employment

Physical requirements

Position requires high levels of mental acuity, physical ability to lift and carry up to 50lbs on a regular basis, ability to sit/stand for extended periods of time, occasional exposure to inclement weather may be required.

Direct reports

This position has no direct reports.


Interested candidates should forward a copy of their resume to sophie@ravengroup.ca; please quote “Job Application – Pipelayer” in the subject line.