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Horizontal Directional Drill Operator

Texas Area Telecom
Phoenix, AZ
$25 - $30 an hour - Full-time


Phoenix, AZ

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  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance

Full job description

About the company:

Texas Area Telecom was founded in 2013 with a vision to provide top notch services to the Telecom industry. We thrive on working alongside major telecoms, helping to deploy their latest network technology by providing expert construction management and project management, professional engineering, permitting & design, cabling and inspection services. Headquartered in Austin, Texas, we have active projects across the country including Texas, Ohio, Colorado, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Idaho, Wisconsin, North Carolina, Washington, Oregon and California. Texas Area Telecom has a proven track record of obtaining permits in some of the country's toughest markets, setting us apart as a premiere engineering firm.

About the job:
At Texas Area Telecom, we believe in developing and retaining the best people in the industry and providing outstanding service in the telecom. We take pride in developing the infrastructure of our country by connecting people and resources. As an industry leader, we have built our reputation as a premier provider of services with a solid track record of performance, integrity and – above all – a commitment to safety, quality and our people.

Horizontal Directional Drill Operator

Operators work with a team to safely install and replace underground utilities. Duties for an Operator include working in an outdoor construction setting doing physically demanding work. Operators utilize various construction equipment and hand tools assisting craft workers in performing their assigned duties.

What Do You Offer Us?

  • Operation of heavy equipment including HDD drilling equipment, excavators, backhoes, front end loaders and skid steers to excavate or move dirt, rock, and other materials
  • Load or assist with loading materials or equipment
  • Prepare pre-trip equipment prior to mobilizing to job site
  • Assist in securing work site, equipment at the end of each shift
  • Prepare documents, reports, or job aids related to work, equipment, and safety
  • Perform miscellaneous duties as assigned

What We Offer You

  • Competitive pay
  • Health Insurance package
  • IRA with employee match
  • PTO
  • Paid holidays
  • Defined career path for future growth

What is Required?

  • Must hold a valid Class A CDL
  • DOT Medical Card
  • Pass Pre-Employment drug screen and background check
  • Must be able to stand or walk for long periods with repeated lifting (Up to 50 lbs.), kneeling, crawling, climbing and reaching
  • Must be able to be a subject of loud work environments
  • Must be able to be a subject of extreme cold and warm outside work environmental temperatures
  • High school Diploma or equivalent

This position is subject to the Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) drug & alcohol testing regulations as outlined in 49 CFR Part 382 and/or 49 CFR Part 199.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Employment Type: Full Time

Years Experience: 3 - 5 years

Salary: $25 - $30 Hourly

Bonus/Commission: No

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $25.00 - $30.00 per hour

Expected hours: No more than 50 per week


  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • Overtime
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to Relocate:

  • Phoenix, AZ: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person