Henkels & McCoy

Heavy Equipment Operator

US-IN-Elkhart | US-MI-Niles
3 weeks ago
Job ID
# Positions
Job Category
Construction - Craft
CDL Required
Lifting Required
Travel Required


Henkels & McCoy, Inc. (H&M) is a leading utility construction firm providing critical infrastructure for the Power, Communications, Oil & Gas Pipeline, and Gas Distribution markets throughout North America.  Founded in 1923, H&M brings yesterday's experience to the evolving infrastructure needs of today.  We consistently rank in the top ten of Engineering News-Record's Specialty Contractors and have been recognized with an E.I. DuPont Safety Excellence Award for our safety performance.  H&M is also a founding member of the ET&D Partnership, a collaborative industry partnership working to reduce fatalities, injuries, and illnesses in the electric line construction industry.


We are seeking four (4) experienced Heavy Equipment Operators for construction projects in Central and Southern States. Positions will require membership into the IBEW. Per diem will be provided when working out of town and hourly rate will be from $20 to $28.


Qualified candidate must be able to travel overnight 100% of the time.

Major Job Elements

Operates various equipment including backhoes, excavators, dozers, plows, trenchers and or directional bore machines for the installation or maintenance of underground utilities, and other duties as directed by foreman.


Operators are expected to embrace H&M’s safety culture including safe operation of equipment, appropriate PPE and participating in daily and weekly safety talks.


Operators will be directed in placing or maintaining underground utilities.  This could include but not limited to digging around existing utilities, placing conduit, placing handholes, placing manholes, backfilling & compacting. 


Operators will be responsible for daily maintenance of equipment such as and maintaining fluids, greasing equipment as required and other routine maintenance as necessary.


Operators are required to be familiar with OSHA Regulations regarding trench safety.


Minimum of five years experience with construction, excavation, and related heavy equipment operation.


Must possess a valid motor vehicle operator license.


High School Diploma or equivalent.


Must pass a pre-employment drug test and be subject to random drug and alcohol testing





Henkels & McCoy, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.


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