USIC USNY Vacuum Excavation Operator/Driver- Schenectady in Schenectady, New York

USIC, LLC (USIC) is one of the nation's fastest growing underground utility locating companies. By locating underground utilities, we are protecting the communities where we live and work.

We have a great (VAC) Vacuum Excavation Technician opportunity which is focused on exposing utilities for design and excavation purposes.

Vacuum Excavation Technicians are responsible for travelling to an assigned work site to perform vacuum excavation. There are several different names for this type of work including, hydro excavation, potholing, keyholing and airvac. Vacuum excavation involves soil extraction through vacuum when using pressurized water or air for breaking ground.

This position requires you to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions and use a company provided laptop to document the project. You will perform various vacuum excavation activities near utilities, including: core drilling, shoveling, back filling and construction labor.

We are currently hiring throughout Schenectady, NY. The starting pay for this position is $18 per hour. ‚Äč These are daytime, full time positions and some overtime may be required. Training will be provided. No industry experience is necessary.

BENEFITS INCLUDE:

100% paid training

Company vehicle - all vehicle expenses paid

Company laptop, phone and equipment

Advancement opportunities - we promote from within the company

Medical, dental, vision and life Insurance

Paid holidays

401(k) with company match

QUALIFICATIONS:

Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions; outdoor experience preferred

Must be able to work in a confined space; walk, bend, and lift up to 75 pounds

Must be computer proficient

Must be available to work overtime and some weekends (as needed)

HS Diploma or GED required

Previous vacuum excavation experience preferred

Previous road machine operator or hydrovac experience preferred

Class B CDL required and safe driving record required

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.