Pipe Layer / Pit Builder

  • Experienced Pipe Layer/Pit Builder required for Civil Construction/Road Maintenance.
  • Established Civil Company based in Maryborough, QLD. 
  • We have a strong current and forward workload.
  • Diverse range of works and clients urban, rural, semi-remote.
  • Annualised wages circa $67-71k per annum.  Packages tailored to applicant. 
  • Majority of work is local. 

Pipe Layer / Pit Builder

An opportunity exists for an experienced Pipe Layer / Pit Builder for an established civil construction company situated in Maryborough, Qld. The position would initially be a casual position with a view to a permanent position based on a performance review.

Job Summary: 

  • The successful applicant will be able to lay pipes and conduits accurately, establish profiles, build formwork to design levels, concrete for pits, kerbs & channel, headwalls, aprons, pads, pre-cast and other concrete structures.

Essential Duties:

  • Read and understand construction drawings
  • Reduce levels, set-out profiles and string-lines using laser level/dumpy.
  • Build and lay out forms as required according to specifications with the ability to make calculations using grades, percentages, ratios, etc.
  • Fill form/trenches with material and compact with tamper or compactor to bring to the required grade/heights/compaction
  • Assist in construction of high quality formwork for pre-cast operations
  • Calculate volumes of concrete and sand to a high accuracy.
  • Keep a clean work site and safely use tools and equipment
  • Adhere to and promote JACCs high safety and environmental standards
  • Promote teamwork, impart skills, share knowledge and participate in on-site training.


  • Must be physically fit as manual handling will be involved
  • Solid formwork/carpentry skills
  • Ability to read and comprehend construction plans and specifications
  • Understanding of safety requirements and applicable safety policies
  • Work overtime as required
  • Work well in a team or in an unsupervised environment
  • HR licence an advantage
  • Able to do shift work as requested on some projects
  • Concrete finishing and experience an advantage


Competitive remuneration and negotiable terms. Annualised wages circa $67-71k per annum, Wage range may be negotiable for exceptional applicants. Packages tailored to applicant. The position would initially be based on casual tenure with a view to a permanent position pending performance.

* Please note all JACC offices, plant and most sites are non-smoking areas.

Applications close 5pm, Sunday 30th May 2021

*All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence and only short listed applicants will be contacted. 

03/05/2021 $0 Hervey Bay & Fraser Coast 1 Trades & Services
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