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Company: Velex, Inc.
Location: Gilbert
Posted on: May 3, 2021

Job Description:

Velex, Inc. is hiring a Directional Drill Operator in the following area(s): Gilbert, AZ.

Who We're Looking For:

Velex is currently looking for a Directional Drill Operator to join our growing team.

What You'll Do:

  • Operate a directional bore machine to establish, or expand, pathways for placing conduit, from established host sites to customers junction locations
  • Take complete charge of all safety pertaining to the set-up, knockdown, and operation of the directional bore machine, and associated equipment
  • Drive truck to worksites and offload equipment, and material
  • Maintain the directional bore machine, and all associated equipment, in clean and good working order
  • Follow proper safety procedures when using power tools and test equipment
  • Maintain and submit complete and accurate files/logs/pictures/reports as determined by supervisor and/or other management personnel.
  • Develop and maintain a positive company image, to provide a strong example of quality, safety, and professionalism both internally with fellow employees and externally with customers
  • Provides superior customer service, ensuring all essential job functions are performed in a timely, efficient, accurate, and safe manner
  • Adhere to all driving requirements as determined by State and Federal regulations
  • Adhere to all Company and industry (i.e., OSHA) standards/regulations
  • Maintain a clean and presentable vehicle at all times
  • Other duties as assigned

The Qualities You Possess:

  • Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.
  • Being a team player in the truest sense, with an ability to develop and use collaborative relationships to facilitate the accomplishment of work goals. Actively participating as a member of a team to move the team toward the completion of goals.
  • The ability to maintain a desired level of quality in your work, especially by means of attention to every stage of the process of delivery or production.

The Skills and Background You'll Bring:

  • Ability to and experience with operating a directional bore machine, and the associated equipment to complete the construction of utility pathways.
  • Valid drivers license and insurance and driver history that complies with company motor vehicle policy
  • Valid CDL Class B License
  • Must be able to pass a DOT physical
  • Must be 21 years of age or older
  • Must be able to pass a drug and background test
  • Must be able to sit, stand, walk, and drive or ride in vehicle for long periods of time
  • Must be available to travel up to 100% for weeks at a time if required and flexible to work shift work to include maintenance window and weekends if needed
  • Good oral and written communications skills and the ability to speak, write, and read English
  • OSHA Safety standards certification preferred
  • Ability to work in extreme year-round outdoor environmental conditions

Please Note: This job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties or skills and due to the changing nature of the job is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice.

This position is Non-Exempt based on the FLSA laws. Our company uses E-verify and third party background check services during the hiring process.Velex is committed to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.Velex offers quality benefits such as:Competitive salary Weekly pay Paid sick leave, holidays and accrued PTO Medical, dental, vision, EAP, life insurance, disability, accident, critical illness and 401K Recognition awards State-of-the-art safety gear A new fleet of service trucks Industry-leading automation tools for project management Nationwide presence with multiple training facilities across the US Equal opportunity employer and proud employer of military veterans

If you like wild growth and working with happy, enthusiastic over-achievers, you'll enjoy your career with us!

Time Type:

Full time

Employment Type:


Keywords: Velex, Inc., Gilbert , Operator, Other , Gilbert, Arizona

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