Performs intensive physical construction labor duties as a part of the PPS construction crew. Lifts/carries materials and performs other duties involving the use of hand and power tools. Duties also include but are not limited to digging trenches or ditches, backfill and compact and level earth. Must be physically capable of performing work requirements asked of them. Candidate must be willing to listen, learn.
Essential Job functions:
Dig trenches up to 5 feet, backfill excavations, jackhammer asphalt/rock and compact and level earth to grade specifications using shovels, tampers and rakes
Move pipe and associated tools and materials.
Clean up rubble and debris; perform other restoration such as blacktop and landscape.
Perform technical construction and repair on major utility pipelines.
Signal equipment operators to facilitate alignment, movement and adjustment of machinery, equipment and materials.
Prior construction and/or laborer experience preferred.
Working knowledge of general hand tools and power tools preferred.
Ability to work in all types of weather.
Ability to travel to a new location upon request at any time throughout local PPS service territories.
Must complete and pass a pre‐employment drug screen.
Personal transportation available to and from job site.
Valid Driver’s License.
Must be able to lift 50 pounds.
Must pass practical exam.
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as delegated to meet the ongoing needs of PPS.
Job Type: Full-time
Benefits: Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance, 401k match, accrued vacation time, EAP, 9 paid holidays
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.