Michels Corp Auger Bore/GBM Operator in Denver, Colorado

Auger Bore/GBM Operator

Location: Denver, CO

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 served, 5,000 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.

  • Comprehensive benefits package including health, dental, and vision insurance, competitive paid tune off plans and much more!

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

  • Responsible for quality and strict adherence to all safety standards. Conform to company policy.

  • Survey desired area prior to operating rig including correct line of grade.

  • Complete set up of rig.

  • Responsible for regular maintenance on and the appearance of all equipment.

  • Understanding of guidance system and site operations.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications include:

  • 3-5 years of prior experience in operating Auger Boring rigs and GBM systems is required, but 5-10 years is preferred.

  • Must have OSHA 30 and confined space training.

  • Be able to lift 50 lbs on a regular basis.

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

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