If you like variety and challenge, and take satisfaction from knowing your work supports modern construction, consider joining our foundations group. Michels designs and builds foundations for commercial developments, energy facilities and transportation projects. The end product might not be visible, but it will be essential. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels can change yours.
As a Top Drive Drill Operator, your key responsibilities will be to safe and efficiently drill piles, shafts and augercasting. This position performs any combination of the following duties on construction projects; maneuvering, navigating and operating equipment.
We are consistently ranked among the top 10% of Engineering News-Record's Top 400 Contractors
Our steady, strategic growth revolves around a commitment to quality
We are family owned and operated
We invest an average of $5,000 per employee on training each year
We reward hard work and dedication with limitless opportunities
We believe it is everyone's responsibility to promote safety, regardless of job titles.
You thrive in fast-paced environments under tight deadlines
You relish new challenges and evolving technology
You enjoy collaborating and communicating with your teammates
You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
You enjoy the challenge of operating heavy equipment
You understand the immense responsibility and importance of safe construction operations
You feel that true teamwork is the key to efficiency and productivity
You are adaptable and flexible to the demands of varying factors throughout your work day
What it takes:
High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED) (desired)
6 months to 1 year related experience with Bauer or Liehberr drill rigs (or smaller), use of sectional casing, and drilling with auger, digging bucket and core barrel (diameters between 18'-6' and depths up to 150')
Must possess a valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles which may be driven and an acceptable driving record
Commercial Driver's License (desired)