Horizontal Directional Driller/Locator

Strathcona Excavating Inc. - Sherwood Park, AB (30+ days ago)

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Strathcona Excavating Inc. is looking for experienced Horizontal Directional Drillers to join our team in Sherwood Park.

*** Must have experience with underground water/sewer drilling ***

_ Responsibilities: _

  • Operator drill to facilitate installation of pipe/conduit for underground utilities.
  • 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 day-lighting.
  • Working in extreme temperatures (cold and heat)
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs
  • Ability to think and react to changing conditions quickly
  • Properly secure and transport directional drill to work site and safely off-load
  • Follow set-up procedures and position safely with proper alignment for drilling
  • Establish responsibility and care for equipment through preventative and ongoing maintenance


  • At least 2 years of experience
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Safety is a priority
  • CSTS, Global Ground Disturbance

Job Type: Full-time


  • Class 5 Drivers License (Preferred)