Stop thinking and start doing! Now is your chance to step into a position for a company that recognizes their most important assets are their team members! Hardline Contracting is a horizontal directional drilling company located in St. Louis that is big enough to get the job done, but small enough that everybody knows your name. We are currently searching for a self motivated, creative thinking, outgoing, and hard working individual to join our organization. They will be the primary drill operator/locator on the crew. Compensation based on experience and includes; paid holiday and vacation, along with health and 401K matching program. 

Work Relationships and Scope:

Strong foundation in telecommunication installation in rural and city environments.  Experience leading the crew with a proven record of success.  Ability to meet required deadlines.  Interaction with all field staff and management. Occasional interaction with customers and outside vendors.

Measures of Performance:

Technical knowledge of the industry and equipment, quality, quantity, accuracy, timeliness and thoroughness of work performed; ability to communicate effectively and to develop strong working relationships with others; ability to handle multiple tasks and set priorities.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

Prefer at least 5 years of experience operating with 2 or more in a leadership role. Must be flexible and patient. Must be able to: plan, prioritize, and organize work effectively; work under pressure and time deadlines; analyze problems, propose reasonable solutions; make logical decisions, carry out decisions made; communicate effectively, written and orally. Requires a valid CDL (Class -A w/air brakes) driver's license, Medical Card and a good driving record. Out of town travel and overnight travel required at times.

Working Conditions:

Work is performed at the customer's job-site and cities across the USA. Good dexterity a plus. Job requires lifting, bending, climbing, walking, repetitive hand motion, digging, ect.. Accurate visual depth perception. Work performed for this position is mostly outside & involves exposure to inclement weather, loud noise, active machinery, vibration & confined spaces. This is a fast paced work environment. 

Equipment Operated:

Working knowledge of hand tools, various power tools, heavy equipment (directional drill, backhoe) and test equipment for this type of work. Knowledge and experience with Vermeer products a plus!

Reply with your resume for consideration to:  chris@hardlinecontracting.com