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Bore Operator 

Position Bore Operator II  
Category Bore  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location Meridian  
Req Number BOR-22-00001  
About the Organization Headquartered in Meridian, Idaho we are in the heart of Idaho's Treasure Valley, an area consistently ranked among the nation's Top 10 best places to Live, Work and Play. We boast locations throughout the Pacific Northwest which offers unrivaled outdoor activities, exceptional Northwest cuisine, and an abundance of urban entertainment and culture.

We offer the opportunity to work in an extraordinary area for a growing company that offers competitive wages, a generous benefits package, career growth opportunities and awesome coworkers. With access to added growth opportunities available at our sister companies located in Massachusetts, Colorado, Florida, New Mexico, and Texas.

Apply today for your opportunity to energize your career by joining an industry leader with deep, long-standing relationships with the major electric utilities and telecom providers in the Pacific Northwest and the unique ability to offer our customers a full suite of aerial telecom, underground telecom, overhead electric, underground electric, joint utility trenching, and directional drilling services  

The Bore Operator will need to travel from job site locations, pothole and verify existing utilities along directional bore path and place conduit as needed according to construction plans/drawings for various utility providers

Position Requirements

Essential Duties/Responsibilities
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods, often under adverse climatic conditions.
  • Ability to lift up to 80 lbs. multiple times during a work shift
  • Ability to climb, dig, work in tight spaces, on uneven surfaces, walking, stooping, and kneeling
  • Ability to understand and follow specific oral and written instructions
  • Ability to work well independently and as a part of a team with co-workers
  • Ability to pass a motor vehicle, criminal background check, and comply with drug-free workplace policy
  • English usage is sufficient to keep records, place orders, and prepare simple narrative reports
  • Willingness and ability to learn additional skills
  • Competent in operating John Deere Pilot controls or Case 4 stick backhoes.
  • Competent in operating Ditch Witch and Vermeer horizontal direction drills.
  • Competent operating digitrack locating systems- F-2, F-5, and F-5 Flacon
  • Competent in operating Hydraulic Hoe pack, Upright compactor, Air compressors, etc.
  • Ability to read and understand construction roll plans and multiple job site construction drawings.
  • Ability to perform simple math and comprehend onsite staking Lot/Block, Cut/Fills
  • Ability to complete computer-based Operator Qualifications through EWN.
  • Ability to obtain DOT medical card.
  • Act as crew foreman when needed
  • Wage will vary pending experience and qualification


Career Progression-General Manager Bore

  • Minimum 3 years as Operator
  • Complete comprehensive training on Vista and budgeting
  • Demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in Office Suite
  • Demonstrate effective and competent communication skills in both written and verbal
  • Complete Track LMT
  • 3-6 month shadowing of current GM for knowledge of Equipment operation and repair
  • Learn and utilize soft skills and be able to communicate with different departments and upper management


Supervisory Duties (if any)

  • Act as Foreman when Needed


Job Qualifications/Experience:

  • Communicate effectively
  • Have time management of priorities
  • Be able to manage a schedule
  • Have strong mechanical and troubleshooting skills
  • Be willing to travel out of town to work on projects of varying length
  • High school diploma or equivalent desired
  • Experience working with underground utilities desired
  • CDL A required
  • Tanker Endorsement
  • Valid DOT Medical Card
  • Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus


Additional Requirements/Licenses/Certifications:

  • Possession of, or ability to obtain, a valid State of Residence Driver’s License is required within two weeks of employment.
  • Candidates must pass criminal and Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) background checks and pass a pre-employment drug screen.


Open Date 1/14/2022  
Close Date  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
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