Pipe Layer/Crew Leader--Charlotte, NC Region

Job Description

Salary based on the depth of construction experience - Salary Range - $42,000 to $65,000

Candidates for the Pipe Layer/Lead Man position should have the skills and knowledge to perform the following:

Responsible for the installation of various types of underground piping. (examples: ductile iron, pvc, galv’d steel, black steel, and concrete). Must be able to carry and maintain grade using pipe laser equipment. Responsible for grade elevation and reading blueprints & complex diagrams. Responsible for the installation and proper use of trench shoring equipment. Trench safety certification is a plus.

Experience and Requirements:

  • Must have a minimum of 2 years experience in the field of underground pipe utilities.
  • Must be able to properly pothole and assist excavator operator with uncovering existing underground utilities.
  • Must be able to measure and safely cut various types of pipe. Must be able to lift and carry 80 lbs.
  • Strong Supervisory and communicative skills (verbal and written).
  • Valid driver’s license and a clean driving record.
  • Strong commitment to quality, safety, and customer satisfaction.
  • Must have a safety-first attitude. Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures is required
  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • A high school or general education degree (GED) is preferred.

On-the-job training is available to advance a pipe layers career.

Benefits provided:

· Paid Vacation

· Paid Holidays

· 401 K Retirement Plan


· Health/Dental/Life and Short Term Disability Insurance

Salary Range: Between $42,000 to $65,000 based on experience and abilities

Please attach your resume and references in the following application.

Type: Full-time
Pay: $42,000.00 to $65,000.00 per YEAR

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State Utility Contractors, Inc.

State Utility Contractors, Inc. is committed to excellence and strives to be recognized as the premier builder of environmental service facilities in the Southeast. To earn this recognition by producing the highest quality facilities to meet our clients’ needs within their projects’ design, specification, and budgetary constraints. We enjoy the experience of the construction process and value its importance, realizing that it is the relationships we build during the process.

With our Corporate Office located in Monroe, North Carolina and regional office near Wilmington, North Carolina. State Utility Contractors, Inc. is one of the areas fastest growing employee owned contractors, specializing in heavy civil construction. Our areas of expertise are water and wastewater treatment plants, water and sewer lines, land/infrastructure, and general commercial construction.

State Utility Contractors, Inc. prides itself in being a forward thinking company, with expertise and performance that exceeds our competition. We provide services & solutions to the most complex projects, for without these services, growth could not occur.

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