MO - St. Louis

Posting Date


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FLSA Status

Hourly, Non-exempt

Business Unit

Steel Pressure Pipe

Close Date

Open until filled

Get ready to grow with us!

Northwest Pipe Company is the nation’s leading manufacturer of water infrastructure products and with over 50 years of experience, we’re just getting started! Our business is growing, and we’re looking for great people to grow with us. We’re immediately seeking a Laborer to join our Permalok team in St. Louis, MO.

We Offer
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D Insurance
  • Paid Vacation, Holidays, and Sick Time
  • 401k Retirement Savings Plan with Employer Match
  • Bonus Potential (2x per year)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Safety Footwear and Eyewear Voucher (Day 1 of Employment)
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Opportunities for Career Advancement
  • Values-Driven Culture Committed to Diversity, Inclusion, and Safety
Our Values
  • Accountability is evident when we do what we say we are going to do and people accept responsibility for their actions. We do not point fingers and blame others. We own our actions.
  • Commitment is not only promising to do something, but actually investing in the necessary effort and actions to make it happen.
  • Teamwork is essential for competing in a challenging and constantly changing business environment. Working together across all job functions is critical to achieving our success.


About the Job

Under direct supervision the laborer is responsible for performing various tasks to aid daily operations in the plant. Their duties include loading and unloading pipe while assembling various things.  Assists in the departmental safety efforts and works collaboratively with other members of the department and production counterparts to ensure production workflow. Performance is expected to be at an entry level capacity.

Essential Functions & Major Responsibilities
  • Perform tasks involving manual labor.
  • Follows all safety and company policies / procedures and promotes a safe culture
  • Maintain safe conditions by following safety guidelines and procedures
  • Assists with painting pipe and cleaning rings as instructed
  • Ensures paint operation processes are maintained and running effectively to meet production, quality and delivery requirements
  • Help maintain a clean jobsite by picking up and storing tools and equipment.
  • Perform materials handling and storage.
  • Helps Load and unload trucks.
  • Follow all safety rules and report any unsafe conditions to the Leads or supervisors.
  • Regular, reliable and predictable attendance is necessary in order to perform the essential functions of this position
  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) 


Full list of anticipated physical demands for this position and detail on our work environment is available on our application portal. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Our organization maintains a drug-free workplace. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successful passing of a drug test and background check.

Northwest Pipe Company is committed to equal employment opportunity and affirmative action. Minorities, females, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Northwest Pipe Company reserves the right to close the position, with or without notice, if a qualified candidate is identified prior to the close date.

Sounds Like You?

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