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Pipelayer

The duties of Tailman include but are not limited to the following items and physical requirements.

 

Job Specific duties will include:

  • Install storm drain, water, and sewer mains with service connections.

  • Set line and grade for gravity mains using pipe lasers, levels, and or means.

  • Direct operator to maintain line and grade of trench for pipe installation

  • Locate and install fittings on pipe.

  • Install precast bottoms and structures on mains.

  • Connection of pipe and fittings by slip (gasket), glue, mechanical, and ram neck (Butyl) joints.

  • Maintain egress and work area in trench.

  • Notify Superintendent, Foreman, or Operator of any changes in stability of trench walls or bottom.

  • Assist in testing of installed pipe.

 

General Job site duties will include:

  • Prepare for work daily by setting out tools and equipment needed.

  • Maintain a clean and safe work area.

  • Return tools and equipment to their proper storage area at the end of each day.

  • Assist the crew in other activities if your specific job skills are not needed that day.

  • Report any damaged or lost tools and equipment to the Superintendent or Foremen.

 

Physical Requirements

of Tailman

 

Some of the physical requirement of this position include but are not limited to the ability to:

  • Sit - Occasionally (0-33%)

  • Stand - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Walk - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Drive - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Lift 1 to 10 pounds - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Lift 11 to 20 pounds - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Lift 21 to 50 pounds - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Lift 51 to 100 pounds - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Lift over 100 pounds - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Push or pull 1 to 10 pounds - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Push or pull 11 to 20 pounds - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Push or pull 21 to 50 pounds - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Push or pull 51 to 100 pounds - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Push or pull over 100 pounds - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Climbing - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Balancing - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Stooping - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Kneeling - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Crouching - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Crawling - Occasionally (0 – 33%)

  • Reaching above shoulders - Frequently (34 – 66%)

  • Reaching below waist - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Handling - Constantly (67 – 100%)

  • Feeling - Frequently (34 – 67%)

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