UniTek Global Services
Directional Drill Operator
At a glance
Location: US-IL-Chicago Map
Posted: 11/12/2021
Closing: 12/11/2021
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
UniTek Global Services
Job description

CI Services, LLC is rapidly growing as we expand our field operations and support teams to keep up with market demand.  We would love for you to join our team! We offer our employees Medical benefits, a 401k plan with a company match, paid time off including 6 company holidays, and much more.   Use the latest in vehicles, machinery, and tools as you get paid to learn!  Both experienced and inexperienced welcomed. 

Salary: $25-$30 an hour. We pay a CDL Differential!

CI Services, LLC is currently seeking a Directional Drill Operator to join our dynamic Team. The role of a Directional Drill Operator and Locator includes operating directional drill rigs and locating equipment and product support equipment. They will perform semi-skilled activities related to HDD locating and must be familiar with industry standards, policies, guidelines, and procedures.

Job requirements

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operates Directional Drill for the installation of underground telecommunications cable conduit, including fiber optic cable.
  • 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.

Directional Drill Operator