Job Ref.: 5508
Job Title: Directional Drill Operator
Role: Engineering, Science, or Related
Relocation Available: No
Town / City: Cincinnati
Job Type: Permanent full-time
Under general supervision, this position performs tasks associated with the construction/upgrade of cable television or telephone systems.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Ability to operate backhoe, mini excavator, directional boring machine
Ability to provide basic service in equipment
Ability to restore and landscape disturbed areas of the jobsite
Ability to load materials
Performs site set-up and clean-up
Ability to clean vehicles, trailers, tools and equipment
Ability to safely and correctly direct multi-directional traffic with appropriate signage
Ability to follow simple instructions
Must have previous experience operating mini excavator, directional boring machine
Must have one to three years utility construction experience
Class A CDL preferred
Must have ability to follow directions
Must have the ability to operate manual and mechanical equipment necessary to complete jobs
Must have or able to obtain knowledge of “safety systems” associated with trenching and/or drilling including
set-up and emergency procedures
The employee shall follow all safety rules at all times.
The employee shall not engage in unsafe acts.
The employee is expected to attend and participate in all safety meetings and training.
The employee shall use all prescribed safety equipment that is required to safely do the job at hand.
The employee shall report unsafe acts or conditions to his or her immediate Supervisor or Safety Personnel.
The employee shall report any and all injuries, accidents and/or incidents immediately their immediate
The employee shall be a safe worker on and off the job.
This position does not have supervisory duties.
ON-CALL AND TRAVEL REQUIREMENTS
This position may require being on call. Employee will respond to emergency call between the hours of 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. This position may require weekend work, night work and/or overnight travel.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
A High School Diploma or general education degree (GED); or one (1) to three (3) months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
Must be able to drive a manual transmission vehicle and have a valid Class A drivers’ license.
Bottom Line Requirements:
1. Must have previous experience operating mini excavator, directional boring machine.
2. 1 to 3 years of utility construction experience.
3. Class A CDL preferred.
4. Valid Class A driver’s license and ability to drive manual transmission.
5. Must be local.