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Pipelayer Helper

Title Pipelayer Helper
LocationEdmonton, AB
Job Information

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:

Duties and Required Skills

• Assist pipe layers 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 Certificate


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 will be required during peak construction months.

To apply, email resume to or fax to 403.236.8834, Attn: Human Resources.

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

No agencies please.

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