Job Openings

Operator Position

Pay Scale $20-$22 per hour PLUS footage bonus

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Ability to operate a directional drill
  • Ability to hand dig
  • Ability to provide basic service on equipment
  • Ability to restore and landscape areas of a jobsite
  • Ability to load materials
  • Ability to clean vehicles, trailers, tools and equipment (free of trash)
  • Ability to safely and correctly direct multi-directional traffic and appropriate signage
  • Ability to install above and below surface vaults and pedestals
  • Ability to asphalt pot holes, repair and concrete sidewalk removal and replacement
  • Ability to follow simple instructions


  • Must have previous experience locating for directional drill
  • Must have 1-3 years utility construction experience
  • Must have the ability to operate manual and mechanical equipment
  • Must have the knowledge or obtain knowledge of safety systems associated with trenching and/or drilling including set up and emergency procedures
  • Must have knowledge of reading locate sheets/maps
  • Must have ability to follow directions
  • Must have Class E License
  • Class A CDL Preferred

Safety Responsibilities

  • Must follow all safety rules at all times and not engage in unsafe acts
  • Must attend and participate in all safety meetings and training
  • Must use all issued safety equipment required for job
  • Must report all injuries, accidents, unsafe acts or conditions to Supervisor or Safety personnel


Hourly rate potential: $20/hr x 40 hours/week x 52 weeks/year = $41,600/year

401K Employer Contribution* (3%) = $1,248/year

Footage bonus potential: Drill 1500’ per week x $0.03/ft = $45 week

$45/week x 52 weeks/yr = $2340/year

Employee Health Assistance*: $150(minimum)/month = $1800

Company Paid $20,000 Life Insurance Policy Benefit: $100

IF you chose the Health Savings Plan Health Insurance Option:

  Martin Underground potential Contribution*: $50/mo, $250 @ 6 mo., & $500 @ 1 yr. = $1350/yr


*Please refer to “New Employee Benefits offered 2016” form

(This does NOT include the following other benefits paid by Martin Underground: Social Security match, Medicare)

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Jim Ferrell-