This is a full-time, hourly position working on job sites in  MARYLAND and VIRGINIA This is a challenging opportunity for a self-motivated and determined individual who desires to work for a fast-paced, hands-on, employee-owned growing construction company.

Roles and Responsibilities: 

  • Assemble, install and repair underground pipes and fittings
  • Assemble and install valves, fittings and pipe composed of PVC, ductile, HDPE and concrete
  • Locate and mark correct position of pipe and fittings in underground trench
  • Properly join pipes by use of screws, bolts, fittings, and gaskets
  • Direct equipment operators with hand signals
  • Back-fill around pipe using hand tools
  • Set-up and work with pipe lasers, grade levels and transits
  • Test pipes for leakage
  • Measure and cut pipes
  • Lift, carry and hold building materials, tools and supplies
  • Clean tools, equipment and work areas


  • Basic knowledge of pipe laying, including alignment and grade, and previous experience
  • Experience with construction tools and practices
  • Read and understand blueprints and specifications to determine work procedures
  • Work on your feet for an entire day
  • Understand and perform assigned tasks
  • Punctual daily attendance
  • Adhere to Garney safety policies and procedures
  • Successful completion of job-specific safety training upon hire
  • Tools required: tape measure, torpedo level, laser and gloves


  • Medical & dental insurance
  • Options for FSA & HSA
  • Life insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Long-term disability insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Hourly bonus program
  • Holiday pay
  • Service awards
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan

Garney Construction is a 100% employee owned company that has 55 years of wide-ranging experience in the construction of waterlines and water supply projects. Garney is recognized as a national leader in water and wastewater infrastructure construction.