Horizontal Boring & Tunneling Co. Trenchless Utility Construction Equipment Operator / Skilled Laborer / Foreman Capable in Sioux City, Iowa

If you enjoy working outside and traveling, we would like to talk with you about joining our growing team of hard-working employees!

Horizontal Boring & Tunneling Co. is a specialty trenchless utility contractor using construction methods such as auger boring, tunneling, directional drilling, pilot tube, micro-tunneling, and pipe ramming that improve the underground infrastructure that the United States depends on.

Our company provides a friendly and challenging work environment where you will find stability and significant opportunities for growth and advancement. Our employees deliver a superior service that our customers associate with our company name.

A career with our company will provide the opportunity to travel to interesting locations throughout the Midwestern United States. You will be working outdoors in a team environment that is hands-on and with daily opportunities for growth.

Requirements:

  • Capable of operating various trenchless construction methods including Akkerman - Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM); Guided Boring Machine (GBM) and Auger Boring Machine (ABM) systems and operations.

  • Two years of experience in heavy equipment operation used in excavations, loading, and unloading of materials.

  • Demonstrate the ability to set up site according to plans and specifications. This includes the ability to use surveying equipment, interpret plans and properly complete calculations for grade and alignment.

  • Must be mechanical-minded and demonstrate ability to perform daily inspection and maintenance of equipment.

  • Class A CDL with Tanker endorsement is preferred.

  • Must demonstrate safe work practices.

Responsibilities:

As a member of our team your responsibilities will include:

  • Complete all aspects of the work including: Loading, unloading, setup, labor, CMV operation, welding and other related construction activities.

  • Operating specialized construction equipment and vehicles, safely and productively.

  • Maintaining and submitting accurate paperwork (time cards, logbooks, receipts, etc.).

  • Learning new skills and techniques on a continual basis.

  • Teaching others.

  • Working safely.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be able to report to Exeter, Nebraska (or other assigned location) weekly for mobilization to job site locations across the United States.

  • Must be able to pass a DOT physical.

  • Must be able to pass a drug test.

  • Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions.

  • Must be able to work weekends, as needed.

  • Must be able to travel (frequently out-of-state) and work away from home Monday through Friday (typically, projects last one to two weeks).

  • Must be driven to learn and take on new challenges.