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Civil Pipelayers ($30-40 per hour!)

Full Time
5 days ago
30 to 40 per hour
  • Jumpstart your civil construction career with a reputable community builder!
  • Work on exciting projects in Victoria, BC area!
  • Enjoy a highly competitive $30-40 hourly wage plus benefits!
About Scansa Construction Ltd.

If you've travelled the scenic route from Victoria to Sooke in British Columbia, you've likely driven on roads and seen iconic structures that we built from the ground up. Scansa Construction Ltd. (Scansa) has been a Langford, BC based business since 1983. We provide a wide range of general contracting and project management services such as commercial, institutional, and residential construction, as well as concrete formwork, earthworks and excavation, and civil infrastructures. Our list of successfully completed projects demonstrates our commitment to quality. The cornerstones of our projects' success are meticulous attention to detail, quality craftsmanship, and outstanding customer service. We also credit our reputation to our long term team members who have contributed their skills and commitment to uphold our uncompromising culture of safety and teamwork. 

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About the Opportunity

Scansa has opportunities for multiple full-time Civil Pipelayers to join our team in Victoria, BC. You will be working on sites throughout Vancouver Island, including Langford and Victoria.

As part of the Scansa team, you will ensure that our client's projects are built to the highest quality standards, governed by strict safety protocols.

With Scansa's industry-leading training and mentorship, some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Following Scansa’s best construction practices and safety policies and procedures
  • Understanding soil conditions, grades, slopes, and elevations with the ability to transfer information from plans and survey layouts to site
  • Reading construction plans and drawings, as well as having the ability to provide field construction layouts with or without a surveyor
  • Understanding proper work and exposure methods for utilities such as hand digging or hydrovac
  • Working with different types of pipes including PVC, C-900-PVC, HDPE, ductile, cast and steel
  • Installing and backfiling specific watermain, storm, sewer, hydro, telephone, cable, conduit, and electrical insertions
  • Understanding and performing tests for various types of pipe systems including pressure testing, air testing, and mandrilling
  • For senior hires: leading a small pipe or labour crew without constant supervision on daily tasks 
More About You

If you're a Pipelayer with at least 1 year experience in civil construction, or a general labourer with an intention to become one of our Pipelayers through training and mentorship — TALK TO US! We would love to hear from you. 

Growing our team from the ground up and nurturing them long term have always been some of our proudest achievements. We are looking for people with a positive, responsible, and open-minded attitude, someone who is willing to commit to the valuable industry knowledge, mentorship, and training tools we offer.

You should be personable, calm, positive, and know how to deal with high pressure work environment while managing tight deadlines.

As a team, we execute our work with the highest safety guidelines. The safety, morale, and overall well-being of our team is a top priority, so we would love to find someone who can seamlessly fit within our culture of teamwork and positivity.

About the Benefits

As a valued member of the team, you will receive a competitive hourly wage of $30-40, negotiable on knowledge, skills, and experience within the civil construction industry*, along with a wide range of benefits including:

  • Consistent, full-time, and all-year round work with long-term projects in stunning Victoria, BC
  • Medical, dental, and vision benefits with a life insurance policy
  • RRSP matching
  • Valuable training and mentorship from our amazing team 

Upon joining Scansa, you will be welcomed into a supportive, collaborative, and close-knit team that takes pride in a job well done while having fun along the way. Team socials and a Corporate Summerfest are just a few of the events that help us create a friendly and cohesive team. 

*candidates with no civil construction or pipelaying experience may qualify below the $30-40 salary grid

If you are a motivated, self-starter with a commitment to quality and success, please apply to join the Scansa family today!

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