Job title: Excavator Operator
Location: New York
Description:

Description: Operates horizontal directional drill in accordance with blueprints and designated plans for a variety of jobs. Individuals must have knowledge of the underground process.

Responsibilities:

  • Operator must be knowledgeable with all typical safety procedures and apply them at all times.
  • Maintains company equipment per service requirements and safety guidelines
  • Assists with construction clean-up as necessary
  • Any other duties and responsibilities as assigned
  • Be able to dig, ability to run a plow is a plus
  • Experienced in manhole work and concrete pouring
  • Be able to run equipment such as mini excavators, backhoes, trenchers and a variety of drills
  • Need to be able to work independently as part of a crew.
  • Ability to trench, bore, plow, place duct, and direct bury main-line and drops. ď‚·Locate & verify all utilities before construction. Clean up job site when finished.

Requirements:

  • High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Must have Class A CDL
  • Drug testing and a background check are required
  • Operator must have a clean record, driving and otherwise
  • Previous directional boring experience for telecommunications is a plus
  • Previous experience in standard and high-risk areas are preferred
  • Previous experience in underground fiber and coax construction a plus
  • Knowledge of utility depths and placements
  • Must be able to read and understand blueprints
  • Willing to work outdoors in all types of weather (i.e. snow, rain, wind, etc.) if required
  • Ability to work in various environments/settings with moderate to loud noise levels
  • Able to work in trenches, manholes and tunnels
  • Prepared to sit, stand, stop, crouch, reach and lift for long periods of time

Benefits: Health Benefits, Paid Holidays, PTO (Paid time off)

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