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Heavy Equipment Operators with a Class A CDL

Full-time Employee


Colorado Springs


As soon as possible


Operator experience including excavator, skid steel , backhoe and front loader

Other Requirements

Valid Class A Commercial Driver's License

Job Description


Position consists of general heavy equipment operation for construction.  Drilling equipment operators can operate a variety of equipment, used in installation/repair/maintenance activities associated with underground construction or utilities, in a safe and effective manner.


Safely operates drill equipment on job site which may include but not limited to the following: Backhoe / Excavator, Skid Steer, Tractor Trailer (Moving Equipment / Haul Water), Vacuum Truck/Trailer  
Restores and/or landscapes disturbed areas of the job site
Responsible for the site set-up and clean-up
Load and unload tools, materials and equipment on truck
Will be involved in new site Job Safety Analysis – JSA prior to starting construction
Setting up safety perimeter using signage, cones and safety barriers and at times flagging traffic
May be required to work overtime; after hours; on weekends, for emergencies or be on-call as work is needed to ensure work is completed
Ability to follow instructions


Must be experienced with backhoe and understand its capabilities and limitations
Experience with equipment set up and checking
Basic ability to use small tools/hand tools
Ability to read and understand work orders, safety rules and operating instructions
Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check
Must have a valid Class A Commercial Driver's License with an acceptable driving record
Must be able to proficiently use locators to safely identify utilities
Must have good troubleshooting and problem solving skills
Must be very safety conscientious 

Preferred Qualifications:

Previous construction experience or utility construction experienced 

Physical Requirements: 

Climb up and down ladders, machinery, and other objects.
Must be able to lift/carry 50 lbs regularly and up to 100 lbs as needed with or without assistance 
Duties outlined in this position will require the employee to stand, crouch, sit, bend, use hands and fingers to handle or feel as well as reaching with hands and arms to spaces both high and low. The employee will be standing, walking, climbing, balancing, crawling, crouching, lifting, holding or stooping while on shift. 
Specific vision abilities required to perform this job include but are not limited to: close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus potentially near and/or far as needed. 
Employees in this job classification may be exposed to dust, fumes or other airborne pathogens.
Employees may be exposed to toxic or corrosive chemicals as well as moving machinery parts and pieces. 
Remote work may be required; long driving and sitting will be required.
The noise level in the work environment for this position is moderate. 
All work is outdoors so employees in this position are regularly exposed to outside weather conditions which can include but is not limited to: extreme heat and cold temperatures; inclement weather such as rain, snow, sleet and dust as well as adverse driving conditions including wet roads, icy roads, and fog.


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About Us

Pauley Construction is a regional contractor providing infrastructure solutions for the installation and maintenance of utility systems further offering regional contracting services throughout the West United States, specializing in full turnkey services for the design, installation and maintenance of utility infrastructure. Pauley has a highly skilled, diversified workforce that allows the flexibility to choose the most cost-effective and least disruptive placement methods. Our experienced and knowledgeable employees have helped us become a respected name in the utility construction industry.

Headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona, Pauley has served its customers located across many of the major Western markets, including Arizona, California, Colorado and Wyoming. Founded in 1991, Pauley is dedicated to meeting and exceeding its customer needs by adopting new technologies and providing superior customer service. From deep-ditch excavation, hand-digs, aerial construction to technical services including fiber and copper splicing, Pauley will get the job done right while guaranteeing on-time delivery.

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