Wright Brothers Construction is currently hiring for an experienced Pipe Forman for operations in Rutherford, NC. This position includes managing and supervising the performance of their construction crew, as well as planning and coordinating the efforts of craftsmen and laborers under their supervision and motivate them to accomplish the work safely, correctly, and efficiently. This position also requires the candidate to work with and coordinate with other crafts.
• Supervises the lay out, assembly and installation of large drain pipe including: Reinforced • Concrete Pipe (RCP), Reinforced Concrete Box (RCB), and Corrugated Metal Pipe (CMP) o company projects.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS • Studies project specifications with project superintendent to plan procedures for pipe installation sequencing. • Coordinates and supervises daily activities of 2 to 5 people. • Operates assigned heavy equipment to excavate, install and backfill large pipe and culvert. • Inspects work site to determine sequencing and method of pipe installation and survey for potential hazards or safety concerns. • Responsible for crew safety. • Plans drain pipe installation to reduce inference with other project activities and traveling public. • Enforces company policies. • Establish safe work environment that complies with OSHA standards and company safety program. • Comply with federal, state and company environmental policies. • Observes assigned equipment to detect machinery malfunctions. • Operates machinery to verify repair. • Inspects work to ensure that workmanship conforms to specifications and the adherence to construction schedules. • Uses instruments such as lasers, grade rods, eye levels and transit levels to set appropriate grade for pipe installation. • Reviews employee time cards
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS Minimum five years supervising installation of pipe and culvert on heavy civil projects.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ABILITIES Position requires employee to frequently stand, walk, twist, bend, handle objects, reach outward, and reach above head and shoulders, climb, squat, kneel, bend, and occasionally lift /carry/push/pull/move/drag on flat ground or steep slopes up to 50 lbs.
WORK ENVIRONMENT Work is outdoors. Working conditions range from frigid to hot temps, high winds, flying dust, slipping hazards and conditions and frequently exposed to loud noise from heavy equipment and machinery.
Wright Brothers is a Certified Great Place to Work, and we’re proud of the positive work environment we provide our employees. This includes mindfulness to our employee’s physical, mental and spiritual being. We are aware that every person who works at Wright Brothers is an individual who deserves special care and a safe workplace. Because of this, we offer a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package that includes:
Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
401k with Company Match
Short- and Long-Term Disability
A Company Work Vehicle
Wright Brothers is a Drug-Free workplace, so all potential new hires must submit to a pre-employment drug screen and physical.
Wright Brothers is an Equal-opportunity employer and an E-Verify Employer.
Heavy Equipment Operation, Plumbing-Pipefitting
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Wright Brothers has grown into a regional full-service heavy civil construction company. Our design and construction services include grading, site development, highway and bridge construction, landfill construction, asphalt production and paving, aggregate processing, commercial concrete services, and industrial maintenance services.
Services associated with this work are asphalt paving, earth and rock excavation, drilling and blasting of rock, crushing and screening of rock, graded stone placement, storm drainage installation, leachate collection installation, utility installation, foundation work, steel erection, bridge construction, miscellaneous concrete construction, and erosion control installation. Wright Brothers currently performs these services in Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Virginia.
Wright Brothers is recognized as one of the largest civil contractors in the Southeastern United States. We can draw on the resources of over 400 employees and 500 pieces of construction equipment.
We are an ambitious group, always looking for new adventures. If you have a heavy civil project, Wright Brothers has the experience you are looking for.