Tunnel Mechanic

The Boring Company Las Vegas , NV 89134

Posted 1 week ago

The Boring Company was founded to solve the problem of soul-destroying traffic by creating an underground network of tunnels. Today, we are creating the technology to increase tunneling speed and decrease costs by a factor of 10 or more with the ultimate goal of making Hyperloop adoption viable and enabling rapid transit across densely populated regions.

Responsibilities

  • Support excavation/boring operations up to and including the erection/build of tunnel support lining utilizing a Tunnel Boring Machine (TBM).

  • Operate a variety of hand tools, power tools and heavy machinery.

  • Work underground daily and perform various construction related tasks such as rail building, grout pumping, cable pulling, and ring building.

  • Establish and maintain a safe work environment.

Basic Qualifications

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • At least 2 years of experience working in an outdoor construction environment, preferably in the tunneling industry.

  • Must be able to work in confined spaces.

Preferred Skills & Experience

  • 2+ years in the underground construction industry such as tunneling, mining/drilling and working in TBMs.

  • Experience working on and running underground construction equipment including TBMs.

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.

  • Ability to comprehend instructions accurately to learn company's products, processes, safety procedures, installation techniques and equipment use.

  • Independent worker with strong multitasking skills.

  • Strong ability to troubleshoot.

  • First Aid and CPR certification.

Additional Requirements

  • Must be able to travel, as much as 90% as needed

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 40 lbs. unassisted

  • Ability to stoop, bend, crawl, and maneuver in tight spaces

  • Position may require extended hours and weekend work.

The Boring Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with The Boring Company is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.


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