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HDD Foreman

Full-time Employee


Couer d'Alene



Job Description

Quanta Telecommunications Services safely provides comprehensive infrastructure services to fiber, wireline and wireless carrier customers within the communications industry. With a focus on delivering for our customers at the highest quality and service, we need smart, dedicated individuals that take pride in their work and have the savvy to thrive in a rapidly growing environment.

Quanta Telecommunications is seeking an HDD Foreman candidate with experience in telecommunications Underground work to lead a construction crew. We have multiple roles that can be based in either Coeur D’Alene, ID.

Directional Drilling Foreman shall provide guidance and coordinate the activities of an HDD construction crew.
Seeking a candidate with the ability to Locate/Operate, trench, place duct, pull cable, and direct bury main-line and drops. Locate & verify all utilities before construction. Maintain and/or repair our customer's telecommunications facilities.
At a minimum, the position requires a good working knowledge of telecommunications construction:
Familiarity with Horizontal Directional Drills,
Ability to use cable placement equipment and tools;
Ability to identify and troubleshoot problems.
Individuals must be able to read prints and have knowledge of the underground process.
DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Experience and Skills):

A good work ethic.
Must have good communication skills and a positive attitude.
The ability to manage and direct an UG crew.
Valid US Driver's License.
Able to work in a fast paced environment.
The ability to work safely, with or without supervision.
Ability to operate equipment, including, but not limited to directional drills, locating systems, trencher, backhoe, excavators,.
Foreman must be knowledgeable with all typical safety procedures and apply them at all times.

Bilingual in Spanish and English
Commercial Driver’s License
Flexibility to travel

Work is performed most frequently outdoors in weather conditions that vary from sub-zero to heat above 90 degrees, in wet and dry conditions and in rural areas. Employee may performs duties around energized and de-energized electric lines and equipment and moving mechanical parts. Work may be performed in confined spaces. Some exposure to odors, gases, dust and dirt may occur. The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud.

Work is heavy and requires exertion of up to 100 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 50 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 20 pounds of force constantly to move objects. Lifting and carrying of 10 to 50 pounds frequently is required. Reaching and lifting overhead is frequent. Job requires standing, crawling, climbing, bending, twisting, pushing, pulling and reaching a majority of the time. Performs work on poles at heights of up to 75 feet, normally in awkward positions. May spend long periods of time driving and/or riding in line construction vehicles to reach remote areas of the service territory.

Subject to drug and alcohol testing, per applicable federal regulations or as required by Quanta.


Reasonable accommodations will be made to ensure that the essential functions of the job can be performed and not hinder the employee's performance due to physical, mental or emotional disability.


Quanta Telecom is an equal opportunity workplace. All employment decisions are made without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other legally protected categories. This includes providing reasonable accommodation if requested for disabilities or religious beliefs and practices.

Job Type: Full-time


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