Storm Water / Deep Sewer Pipelayer Journeyman

Kiewit | VA

Rate:  -
Posted Date 5/25/2023



Newport News, VA, US

Requisition ID: 149755


Plan, lay-out, install, test and repair all types of underground utility piping systems in accordance with all applicable plans, specifications, codes and industry standards.


Skilled - Experienced in Deep Sewer 


  • Maintain working knowledge of various types of pipe and pipe systems, including butt welded, socket welded, threaded, Victaulic, grooved, glued and fused joints
  • Reading isometric drawings, taking measurements, fabricating and installing piping efficiently
  • Align, bolt, and clamp together components of fabricated metal products to secure in position for welding
  • Assemble and secure pipes, tubes, fittings, and related equipment according to specifications by welding and threading joints
  • Position and secure materials and workpieces during installation; and install all other items in accordance with the applicable plans and specifications
  • Distinguish varying thickness and types of metal materials
  • Manually handle and securely apply rigging equipment
  • Operate tools and equipment including: beveling machines, cut-off grinders, pipe threaders, hammers, torches, magnetic drills, and a Saw-Zall
  • Layout and install equipment, vessels, skids, pumps, pipe, and supports
  • Hydro test piping systems
  • Estimating sizes, distances, and quantities; or determining time, costs, resources, or materials needed to perform a work activity.
  • Inspect subordinate's work for compliance with the contract plans and specifications, point out deficiencies and explain and take any corrective action needed.


  • May require a high school diploma or its equivalent with previous years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Must possess strong working knowledge skills and abilities for position.
  • Ability to understand, follow and transmit written and oral instructions and communicate effectively with management/supervision.
  • Proficient in the safe and efficient use of electrical, hand tools, power tools and layout tools as well as measurement tools


  • Able to meet all physical requirements.
  • Must have all required tools
  • Expected to climb and work at heights and in confined spaces (may exceed 200 ft)
  • Able to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Able to work overtime, nights, and weekends as required by the workload
  • Observe and comply with all safety and project rules. Performs other duties as required.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law

Job Type: Full-time



Salary30.00 Hour
Per Diem
Per Diem Offered
Per Diem Amount
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$80 Daily Per diem OR Hotel
Hrs per week
Project length
1+ Years

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