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Michels Corp Microtunnel Boring Machine Operator in Des Moines, Iowa

Microtunnel Boring Machine Operator

Location Des Moines, IA

Employment duration Full time

Added to system 3/17/22 8:58 AM

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Michels Trenchless operations set the standard for complete infrastructure construction and rehabilitation with minimal surface disruptions. We've been performing trenchless construction for decades, and it shows. Our leaders, managers, and field personnel have amassed an extensive resume of successful projects. Regardless of whether we are working close to home or thousands of miles away, our people deliver consistent quality, safety, and performance. Do you? Our work improves lives. Find out how a career with Michels Trenchless operations can change yours.

As a Microtunnel Boring Machine Operator, your key responsibilities will be to safely operate Trenchless equipment in compliance with company rules and all applicable local, state and federal regulations. This position will be field based and could be anywhere within the continental United States.

Why Michels?

  • We are consistently ranked among the top 10% of Engineering News-Record’s Top 400 Contractors

  • 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 reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities

  • We believe it is everyone’s responsibility to promote safety, regardless of job titles.

    Why you?

  • You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines

  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology

  • You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates

  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated

  • You continuously promote a strong safety culture, always encouraging others to be safe

  • You enjoy the challenge of operating heavy equipment

    What it takes:

  • 3-5 years of experience with Trenchless equipment operation, Oil and Gas industry experience or related experience

  • TBM/MTBM, Auger Bore Machine, Guided Bore Machine, and/or Drill Rig experience

  • Travel required. Position may require extended travel, meaning the travel may account for up to 100% of the time and/or limit the ability to return home during off time.

  • A valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles you may be driving and an acceptable driving record

  • A Commercial Driver’s License or the ability to obtain (desired)


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