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Pipelayer Helper – Calgary

Title Pipelayer Helper – Calgary
Location Calgary, AB
Job Information

Whissell Contracting Ltd has established as solid reputation for providing construction solutions in Alberta. We are built on strong core values and take pride in our Team, our dedication to Safety, and excellence in the work we do. For over 5 decades, Whissell’s expertise has focused on deep Underground Utility infrastructure and Earthwork construction services.

Reporting to the Underground Foreman, the Pipelayer Helper will support Whissell’s vision, mission, S.P.I.R.I.T of values, and three daily pillars of safety, quality, and efficiency.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Assist pipelayers in daily duties as required.
  • Shovel gravel, hand dig for bell holes, water valves, or to unhook materials which have been craned into the trench
  • Assist in pipe placement, soil compaction, pipe line up
  • Able to safely stand where the machines are operating
  • Assist in measuring pipe for cuts into manholes, bends, hydrants, and connections
  • Learn about why it is important to remove gaskets from pipe connections, clean, inspect, and reinstall.

Essential Qualifications:

  • 3 to 5 years of experience deep underground utilities experience
  • Must have your own transportation
  • High attention to detail, problem-solving, decision-making skills are required
  • RSTS or CSTS and WHMIS 2015 Certificate are considered an asset

What We Offer You:

  • Competitive wage depending on experience
  • Competitive compensation and incentive program
  • Excellent Health and Dental benefit plan
  • Safety incentive programs
  • Amazing Professional and Career development opportunities
  • Strong commitment to safety in the workplace
  • Wonderful team, Whissell is Family owned and operated, you are not just a number, you are family

Apply now to become part of a driven team!

PLEASE NOTE: All Whissell employees are required to pass a Pre-Employment Drug & Alcohol Test and provide a valid Driver’s Abstract (no more than three months old) prior to starting work.

Overtime may be required during peak months.

To apply, please submit your resume and driver’s abstract letter through indeed or visit our website Email

Whissell would like to thank all applicants for their submissions, however, only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

No agencies please.

COVID – 19 Considerations

Employees expected and required to follow all safety and PPE measures, including the outlined use of masks or face coverings and maintaining physical distancing of 2 meters. Whissell evaluates these requirements regularly and follows the recommendation by health authorities and we adjust the requirements as needed.

Job Type: Full-time

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