Michels Corp Backhoe Operator-Underground Line and Cable in Brownsville, Wisconsin

Backhoe Operator-Underground Line and Cable

Location: Brownsville, WI Corporate Office

Division: Michels Power

Employment duration: Full time

Employee Referral Bonus: Tier 3


This position would consist of navigating, manuevering, running and driving heavy equipment for underground utlity construction. Travel is required throughout the State of Wisconsin and Iowa.

The essential duties and responsibilities of the position include, but not limited to:

  • Identify and communicate workplace hazards while adhering to safety policies.

  • Complete daily pre and post-operational checks and basic maintenance on the equipment.

  • Identify utilities after they have been located.

  • Operate backhoe throughout these soil conditions.

  • Other duties assigned.

Qualified candidates must have a high school diploma or equivalent, valid driver's license and a Class A commercial driver's license. Candidates must have previous backhoe experience with fiber optics and be able to lift heavy objects wieghing greater than 75 pounds on a daily basis.