Michels Corp Underground Power and Communications Backhoe Operator - Michels Power, Inc. in Ames, Iowa
Underground Power and Communications Backhoe Operator - Michels Power, Inc.
Location Ames, IA
Employment duration Full time
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Strengthening our nation’s power grid isn’t easy, but reliable electrical service is essential to everyday life. Every time someone charges an iPhone, cranks up the A/C or turns on a computer, we are busy behind the scenes making it happen. Michels Power, Inc. is one of the largest, most sought-after power delivery contractors in the United States. We do it all – from building transmission lines and substations to distribution networks and inside wiring. We also restore power after natural disasters strike. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels Power, Inc. can change yours.
As an Underground Power and Communications Backhoe Operator, your key responsibilities will be navigating, maneuvering, running and driving heavy equipment for underground utility construction.
Why Michels Power, Inc.?
Engineering News-Record ranks us as the No. 1 Electrical Transmission/Distribution contractor.
Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality
We are family owned and operated
We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
We perform challenging, meaningful work that improves the world
We believe everyone is responsible for promoting safety, regardless of job title
We are a part of the Michels family of companies – one of North America’s largest, most diversified energy and infrastructure contractors
We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan.
You like to surround yourself with dedicated, value-driven people
You relish new challenges and evolving technology
You cringe when you hear: “Because that’s the way we’ve always done it.”
You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
You believe that individual commitment to a group effort is key to success
You want your work to make a difference in people’s lives
What it takes?
6 months to 1 year of backhoe operator experience
Willingness to work under a union collective bargaining agreement
A valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles you may be driving and an acceptable driving record
A Commercial Driver’s License with tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain