Reporting directly to the Site Superintendent and Foreman, the Topman is responsible for ensuring accuracy in layout of pipe routes and setting elevations ensuring correct installation of sewer and water pipes and system components.
Inspection of materials and piping
Oversea installation of piping in the trench.
Read and interpret drawings
Complete checks on grade and alignment
Shoot grade with transit
Ensure grade and alignment using pipe laser where applicable
Document shots for redline
Direct and signal heavy equipment operators
Install and repair a variety of water and sewer lines
Perform manual and labour-intensive tasks as assigned
Load and unload tools, materials and equipment
Operate industrial equipment and hand tools
Direct traffic as required
Promote, execute and adhere to the company’s safety program, and encourage all employees, subcontractors and consultants to adopt safety as a culture
3-5 years as a Topman / Pipelayer / Working Foreman in civil / infrastructure construction, preferably in the areas of sewer and water
Advanced abilities with applicable technology and equipment, including transits and pipe laser
Proficient in both written and verbal English, with the ability to provide clear direction to crew members, especially with regard to safety and work tasks
Strong problem-solving and critical thinking skills, as well as attention to detail
If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity and you meet the qualifications and experience listed, please email your updated resume to Jaime Wagner, Operations Manager at firstname.lastname@example.org. Ensure the position you are applying to is included in the subject of the email.
We thank all candidates for applying. Only those candidates chosen for an interview will be contacted. All other resumes will be retained for future consideration. At this time we can only consider candidates with authorization to legally work in Canada.