Pipefitter

Pipefitter

Underground Construction Co. Inc. | Carson City, NV, 89713, US
Salary Range:$65,000 – $91,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Description

DOT (Department of Transportation) Gas Pipe-fitters are qualified and experienced in the use of all types of pipe fitting procedures.

Mears Pipeline, A Quanta Services Company

At Mears Pipeline., we believe in developing and retaining the best people in the industry and providing the best value services to our customers in the natural gas and electric industries. We take pride in developing the infrastructure of our country by connecting people and resources. As an industry leader over the last 65 years, we have built our reputation as a premier provider of services with a solid track record of performance, integrity and - above all - a commitment to safety, quality, and our people.

Our projects are regulated by federal and state laws which require all employees to successfully pass criminal background checks, MVR, and drug tests (post-employment and random testing).

+ Practice a "safety comes first" attitude by following DOT and OSHA regulations.

+ Assist crew in manual work in various ways to maintain job progress.

+ Thread pipe by using a threading machine or hand threader.

+ Assemble and install a variety of metal and polyethylene pipe and pipe fittings as necessary to complete installation.

+ Join piping by means of threaded, fusion, coupling or other means as approved by customer. Secure pipes to structure with clamps, brackets and hangers.

+ Inspect and test piping system for leaks.

+ If driving a company vehicle, operate it in a safe and skilled manner in accordance with Driver Handbook.

+ Pre- and post-trip inspections are performed daily.

+ Vehicle is maintained and kept clean and organized.

+ May perform additional duties as assigned by supervisor.

+ Qualified in pipe joining, pipe fitter, and covered tasks associated with pipeline replacement work.

+ 2 to 3 years of job-related experience required.

+ Proficient communication skills required.

+ General knowledge of construction and/or utility construction is necessary.

+ Ability to maintain a valid Driver's License.

+ Ability to travel as required to jobsite.

+ Must be able to work overtime and weekends if needed.

+ Must be able to pass any operator qualifications assessments as required by jobsite.

​PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

+ Able to lift, push, and/or pull up to 50 pounds

+ Able to stand and walk the project site throughout each shift

+ Able to pass respiratory fit test if working in an environment where required

+ Able to lead crews in stretch and flex activities daily

+ Able to access all areas of a project site to inspect work and communicate with employees

+ Able to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under construction

The duties and responsibilities described are not a comprehensive list and additional tasks may be assigned to the employee from time to time. The knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through a combination of formal schooling, self-education, prior experience, or on-the-job training. This job description is subject to change at any time.

It is the continuing policy of Mears Group to afford equal opportunities for all qualified persons, regardless of their race, creed, color, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other protected class at the local, state, or federal level. No person shall be excluded from employment consideration on the basis of these factors.

ID: 2022-1159

External Company Name: Mears Group, Inc.

External Company URL: https://www.mears.net/

Post End Date: 9/23/2022