HDD Locators and Drillers

Platinum Hydrovac and HDD is looking for HDD Locators and Drillers to join our team in the Edmonton area. Our Company has been leading the industry with professional quality services, customer, and employee safety since 2009. We are a full-service civil build team able to meet all our client’s shallow utility needs.

Responsibilities:

  • Directional boring infrastructure such as telecommunications, power cable conduits, gas lines etc.
  • Ability to read locates, and any underground facility plans/drawings
  • Understands how to lay out a bore path with plans and locates and the utilization of a Hydrovac for proper daylighting.
  • Mathematical inclined
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Must follow all company SWP
  • Working in extreme temperatures (cold and heat)
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Ability to think and react to changing conditions quickly
  • Ability to work out of town @ $110.00 / Day LOA
  • Must be able to work up to 12 hour days, 6 days a week.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • At least 2 years of experience with Vermeer HDD Units and Falcon Locators.
  • Hours of Service Training (ELD Compliance)
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • CSTS-09 and Ground Disturbance Level ll
  • Safety is a priority
  • Class 3 and 5 with Air, license required.
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What We Offer

  • Competitive wages commensurate with qualifications and experience.
  • The ability for growth and movement.
  • Full-time employment.

We thank all candidates for applying, but only those that are being considered for these
positions will be contacted.

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    Hydrovac Swampers

    Platinum Hydrovac and HDD is looking for Hydrovac Swampers to join our team.  

    Our Company has been leading the industry with professional quality services, customer and  employee safety since 2009. We are a full-service civil build team able to meet all of our client’s  shallow utility needs. Job duration 6 months plus.

    Pay Rates:

    • Hydrovac Operator – $25.05 / hour + leading benefits and overtime
    • Hydrovac Swamper with Class 3 License – $30.25 / hour + Leading benefits  and overtime  

    Responsibilities: 

    • Inspect the truck and equipment prior to being used for deficiencies and  proper functionality
    • Day lighting locates
    • Slot trenching
    • Catch pits
    • Must follow all company SWP
    • Working in extreme temperatures (cold and heat)
    • Ability to lift 50 lbs
    • Ability to think and react to changing conditions quickly
    • Can take direction and can work well with others
    • Ability to work out of town, LOA provided
    • Must be able to work up to 12-hour days, 6 days a week

    Requirements: 

    • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
    • Safety is priority
    • Minimum 1-2 years of experience
    • CSTS-09, Ground Disturbance level II, First Aid, Fall Pro, H2S
    • Experience on Foremost and or Tornado Units
    • Preferably some mechanical knowledge of HVAC units
    • Can trouble shoot minor problems on trucks
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    Job Type:

    • Full-time

    We thank all candidates for applying, but only those that are being considered for these  positions will be contacted.

      Hydrovac Operator

      Platinum Hydrovac and HDD is looking for Hydrovac Operators to join our team. Our Company has been leading the industry with professional quality services, customer and employee safety since 2009. We are a full-service civil build team able to meet all of our client’s shallow utility needs.

      Platinum is a proud supporter of the below programs, and strives to provide equal opportunities for all  individuals in the construction and related industries:  

      • Trade Winds to Success 
      • Helmet to Hardhats
      • Women Building Futures

      Responsibilities:

      • Inspect the truck and equipment prior to being used for deficiencies and proper functionality
      • Day lighting locates
      • Slot trenching
      • Catch pits
      • Must follow all company SWP
      • Working in extreme temperatures (cold and heat)
      • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
      • Ability to think and react to changing conditions quickly.
      • Able to work safely and efficiently with minimal supervision
      • Can take direction and can work well with others
      • Ability to work out of town @ $110.00 / Day LOA
      • Must be able to work up to 12-hour days, 6 days a week.

      Requirements:

      • Valid class 3 Operators license with Air.
      • Hours of Service Training (ELD Compliance)
      • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
      • Safety is priority
      • Minimum 1-2 years of experience
      • CSTS-09, Ground Disturbance level II, First Aid, Fall Pro, H2S
      • Experience on Foremost and or Tornado Units
      • Preferably some mechanical knowledge of HVAC units
      • Can trouble shoot minor problems on trucks
      • Clean Commercial drivers abstract

      Salary:

      • Hourly compensation is based on experience.  
      • Competitive Health and Welfare package

      Apply Now