Michels Corp MTBM Equipment Operator in Columbus, Ohio

MTBM Equipment Operator

Location: Columbus, OH

Division: Michels Tunneling

Employment duration: Full time

Employee Referral Bonus: Tier 3


Michels Corporation has been pioneering innovative new technologies for more than five decades, growing from a small pipeline construction company into one of the largest, most diversified utility contractors in North America. Michels delivers construction, engineering and procurement services that keep pace with growing demands in the energy, transportation and utility construction industries. Michels has expanded its services and scopes of expertise to include 10 markets, one affiliated company, 6,000 employees and 12,000 pieces of heavy equipment from coast to coast.

What separates us from our competition?

  • Consistently ranked in the top 50 of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record.

  • Steady overall organizational growth since 2011

  • Michels invested an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year averages 260,000 training hours each year.

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

  • Promote safety – assist with the implementation of all applicable HSE programs, policies and procedures

  • Complete daily inspection checks on equipment prior to operating.

  • Responsible for preventative and regular maintenance on all equipment.

  • Fasten attachments with clevis or wedge pin hitches.

  • Operate micro tunnel boring machine to industry standards at a highly proficient level.

  • Perform land clearing, grubbing and loading of trucks.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include:

  • 6 months to 1 year of prior experience in operating micro tunnel boring machine.

  • Must have OSHA 30 and confined space training.

  • Candidates must be able to thrive in fast-paced environments.

  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication to collaborate with various levels of management.