Lead Excavator Operator

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Must be experienced operating an excavator for pipeline work
  • Must be experienced digging inside a trench box
  • Must be experienced lifting and setting heavy loads (precast structures & pipe)
  • Must me familiar with OSHA trenching and shoring requirements
  • Must be able to understand grade stakes
  • Must be willing to assist with other daily requirements on the pipe crew

By applying for this position, you are acknowledging that you understand HGC’s 65-mile geographic reach. You will be asked to move job sites as project needs change and your morning commute could reach 1 hour.

The job description noted above is not intended to describe, in detail, the multitude of tasks that may be assigned but rather to give the employee a general sense of the responsibilities and expectations of his/her position.

Hoopaugh Grading Company, LLC is an industry-recognized, award winning provider of construction services driven by our commitment to providing quality turn-key sitework packages for large industrial, commercial, and residential projects.  Voted one of Charlotte Observer’s Top Places to Work, we strive to provide a friendly work environment that encourages productivity while promoting teamwork on every level.  We value and promote the education, safety and well-being of our employees.  Our comprehensive benefits package includes competitive wages and bonus earning potential, insurance coverage, retirement plan with company match, and employee training opportunities geared toward helping our employees reach their full potential.

Hoopaugh Grading Company, LLC is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant’s qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other basis prohibited by law.


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