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Job Description: Hillman/Tailman  
Department: Field 
Location: Apopka, FL


Southland Construction, Inc. is a general contractor providing vertical, heavy highway, and utility construction services in Florida since 1977. Southland has employed as many as 205 full-time experienced people with a wide variety of talents second to none in the construction industry. We perform services for both public and private clients with jobs ranging from $200,000 to $100 million.


Southland Construction, Inc. is looking for pipe laborers to join our team as a Hillman and/or Tailman.



  • Cut, measure, and hook pipes 

  • Measure distances from grade stakes, drive stakes, and stretch tight line 

  • Bolt, nail, align, and block up under forms 

  • Signal operators of construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery to conform to grade specifications 

  • Level earth to fine grade specifications using pick and shovel 

  • Familiarity with Trench Safety and Job Site Safety 

  • Maintain and secure a clean job site each day in order to eliminate potential hazards 



  • 2 recent years’ experience working as a Hillman on heavy highway projects 

  • Must have a safety first attitude

  • Display a professional and courteous attitude to co-workers, supervisors, and the general public at all times

  • Must be able to perform physical activities that require considerable use of your arms and legs and moving your whole body, such as climbing, lifting, balancing, walking, stooping, and handling of materials up to 75 pounds

We are an equal opportunity Employer

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