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Directional Drill Operator - Fremont,CA

Golden State Utility Fremont, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

We are currently seeking experienced Directional Drill Operators & Locators to install underground conduit in a safe and effective manner. The operator must understand installation standards and proper installation requirements of the material being installed. The locating process uses the walk-over locating system; locators are an important role to an efficient drilling operation.

Directional Drill Operator Job Duties:

  • Operates Ditch Witch drilling equipment / Locator uses Subsite locating equipment.
  • Operates various equipment for general site preparation, landscaping, and related assignments.
  • Performs daily inspection and routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment such as checking oil, water, and tires.
  • Ensures proper care in the use and maintenance of equipment, tools, and supplies.
  • Reads utility locates, coordinates potholing, and ensures the safety of existing facilities.
  • Operates motor vehicles during travel to/from job sites.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Directional Drill Operator Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Minimum 1-year experience in HDD.
  • Ability to listen and follow instructions.
  • Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.
  • Must have understanding of the hazards and precautions of the trade.
  • Positive attitude, hard work ethic, and a priority for safety.
  • Must have basic computer skills to maintain bore logs.
  • Valid driver license (Class A preferred)

Physical demands:

  • Climb up and down ladders, machinery, and other objects.
  • Push, pull, reach, and carry objects such as tools, materials and equipment weighing up to 75 lbs.
  • Load and unload tools and equipment on truck.
  • Coordinate movement of eyes, hands, fingers, and feet.
  • Vision including depth perception, close vision, distance vision and ability to adjust focus.
  • All work is performed at remote locations; driving and sitting are required.
  • All work is outdoors, subject to inclement weather conditions.

Golden State Utility

Why Work Here?

Work for a company that appreciates hard work, dedication and an opportunity to grow with in our company...

This is your Golden Opportunity! Golden State Utility Co. is currently hiring a drafter to assist with engineering efforts. This position will work with engineering and construction staff to produce maps, construction drawings, and permits in support of the engineering projects. Company: Golden State Utility Co. is a highly motivated outside plant and wireless contractor serving the telecommunications and utility industries throughout the western US. We specialize in construction of OSP fiber and wireless telecommunications as well as other client-specific infrastructure, emergency restoration and engineering services. With over 35 years’ experience, we are a leader in the utility industry.

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Fremont, CA
USA

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