Posted on 06/17/2024

Underground Power & Communications Operator – Michels Underground Cable, Inc.

Installing underground cables for power transmission, power distribution, renewable energy and communication networks is a necessary step in hardening the electrical grid, delivering reliable communication networks, and integrating renewable energy into our existing systems. Michels Underground Cable, Inc. is one of the most trusted underground line and duct bank contractors in the United States. We do it all – from directly burying or installing protective casing for solid and stranded conductors and copper, fiber optic and coaxial cable. Our work improves lives. Find out how a career at Michels Underground Cable, Inc. can change yours.

As an Underground Power and Communications Operator, your key responsibilities will be navigating, maneuvering, running and driving heavy equipment for underground utility construction.

Why Michels Underground Cable, Inc.?

  • Customers trust us to build cables that will be out of sight, but in high demand
  • 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 perform challenging, meaningful work that improves the world
  • We believe everyone is responsible for promoting safety, regardless of job title
  • We are a part of the Michels family of companies – one of North America’s largest, most diversified energy and infrastructure contractors
  • We offer a comprehensive benefits program, including Health, Dental, Life, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Savings Account, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, 401(k) plan, Legal Plan, and Identity Theft and Monitoring Plan. Depending on your positions and location you may participate in a different benefit plan. 

Why you?

  • You like to surround yourself with dedicated, value-driven people
  • You relish new challenges and evolving technology
  • You cringe when you hear: “Because that’s the way we’ve always done it.”
  • You like to know your efforts are noticed and appreciated
  • You want to make your own decisions, but know support is always available
  • You want to work to make a difference in people’s lives

What it takes?

  • Prior experience operating heavy equipment
  • Willingness to work under a union collective bargaining agreement 
  • A valid driver license for the type(s) of vehicles you may be driving and an acceptable driving record
  • A Commercial Driver’s License with tanker endorsement or the ability to obtain

AA/EOE/M/W/Vet/Disability

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Company
Michels Underground Cable, Inc.
Department/Division
Michels Underground Cable, Inc.
Location
Midwest Region | Norfolk, NE
Employment Duration
Full Time
Job Posted
06/17/24