Directional Drill Operator - Per Diem

Trillium | Covington, GA

Posted Date 5/06/2019

Now hiring a Directional Drill Operators for work in the Covington, GA area!


Job Description


Trillium Construction is now seeking a Direction Drill Operator who operates Horizontal Directional Drills for installation of underground telecommunications cable conduit, including fiber optic cable.

Specific duties include:
-Ensures safety of the public and other utilities underground facilities.
-Performs all duties according to prescribed safety procedures and uses appropriate safety equipment.
-Setup and cleanup of work site including traffic and pedestrian control.
-Reads utility locates and coordinating day lighting of these facilities.
-Ensures all applicable permits and locates are complete and on site.
-Inspects the work that is in progress to ensure that the workmanship conforms to specifications.
-Operates construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery to conform to grade specifications.
-Level earth to final grade specifications.
-Operates vehicles and equipment operations from trucks to other equipment as directed and certified.
-Performs proper maintenance by greasing, oiling, and making minor repairs on equipment.
-Leads teams in the field effectively and efficiently as needed and directed by supervisor.

This project is set to last 6 months and candidates will be working 40+ hours per week. The pay rate is $20-$23/hr, depending on experience and $90/Day Per Diem is available for those who qualify. If you’re interested in this opportunity for a Directional Drill Operator, please apply today!




-Verifiable work history with references
-Valid driver’s license
-Ability to pass pre-employment screenings

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