Directional Drill Locators and Operators

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Preferred Hiring Terms

Full-time Employee

Location(s)

Michigan

Detroit Metro Region and Grand Rapids,Mi. Regions

Starting Date

ASAP. Long term contract in progress. No layoff.

Pay Rate & Details

Union work to be paid at or above scale based on experience. 3-4 year program project. Full time year round. Insurance and 401k participation available.

Qualifications

See Job Description

Other Requirements

All tools required to perform the job will be provided by the Company

Job Description

Henkels and McCoy is currently seeking a Directional Drill Locator(s) for our Telecom program operating out of Detroit, Michigan.


This position reports to the Construction Project Manager. The position is located at the Detroit, Michigan office.
Major Job Elements
• Avoiding damage to existing underground facilities.
• Maintaining a constant focus on operating in a safe working environment.
• Ideal qualifying drill locators will have knowledge and experience with locating equipment.
• Verify all underground mark outs and utilities.

Qualifications
• Have a working knowledge of underground construction.
• Experience with Ditch Witch Sub-Site Tracker, Vermeer F2 or equal trackers.
• Valid driver’s license (CDL Class A with Tanker Endorsement is preferred).
• This position requires significant time doing manual labor functions, walking on uneven ground, working in tight spaces and in general, being overall physically demanding.
• Must perform duties in a safe and efficient manner.
• All applicants must follow safety guidelines and wear personal protective equipment at all times.
• A pre-employment, on site equipment operator certification will be required. The applicant must successfully operate the equipment to the satisfaction of the construction supervision.
• Must pass a customer driven background check.
• Work up to 6 day weeks in an all -weather environment and willing to travel.
• All applicants must speak the English language fluently and clearly.


Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is seeking a Directional Drill Operator(s) for our Telecom program operating out of Detroit, Michigan.


This position reports to the Construction Project Manager. The position is located at the Detroit, Michigan office.
Major Job Elements
• Setting up and operating highly specialized directional drills.
• Read and interpret plans, instructions, and specifications to determine work activities.
• Monitoring electronic guidance and locating equipment during the drilling phases.
• Adding or removing drill rods.
• Carrying out minor maintenance and repairs, including lubrication and cleaning.
• Performs all duties according to prescribed safety procedures and uses appropriate safety equipment.
Qualifications
• Must have at least 2 years of Direction Drilling experience as the Operator. Additional operator experience for backhoe or excavator is a plus.
• Valid driver’s license (CDL Class A with Tanker Endorsement is preferred).
• All applicants must be comfortable digging or drilling around existing working underground utilities.
• This position requires significant time doing manual labor functions, walking on uneven ground, working in tight spaces and in general, being overall physically demanding.
• Must perform duties in a safe and efficient manner.
• All applicants must follow safety guidelines and wear personal protective equipment at all times.
• Work up to 6 day weeks in an all -weather environment is required.
• A pre-employment, on site equipment operator certification will be required. The applicant must successfully operate the equipment to the satisfaction of the construction supervision.
• Must pass a customer driven background check.
• Must be willing to travel.



DISCLAIMER: This is not necessarily an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, skills, efforts, requirements or working conditions associated with the job. While this is intended to be an accurate reflection of the current job requirements, management reserves the right to revise the job or to require that other or different tasks be performed as assigned. Please read the following requirements for background investigation prior to considering employment at Henkels & McCoy.



• I-9 Employment Verification
• Drug Test
• Motor Vehicle Driving Records
• Criminal History
• Sex Offender Register
• Terrorist Watch List
• Credit History
• Employment History
• Background Check
• Education Verification
• International Background Check (If required)
Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

This is a Union position. All applicants must agree to join the union by membership and work under the union pay scales and agreements.

Contact Information

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Listed: 11/22/2018
Expires: 2/20/2019