Position: Excavator (Trackhoe) Operator
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Gaston Brothers Utilities has an immediate need for an experienced Excavator (Trackhoe) Operator.  This is a full-time position requiring 40 hours or more weekly.  This position requires the safe and timely operation of Recent Model Hydraulic Excavators to excavate, install shoring, grade out for and install utility piping as a productive member of a pipe crew at sites in and around Hampton Roads.

Applicants must have experience operating hydraulic excavators as a member of a utility pipe installation crew.

GBU offers competitive pay and excellent benefits, including:

  • 100% of Employee Health Insurance,
  • Weekly Contribution to Health Savings Account,
  • 7 Paid Holidays and 10 PTO Days,
  • Retirement Plan with Employer Match.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Excavate and manipulate shoring equipment to establish a utility pipe trench,
  • Follow verbal and non-verbal instructions given by the Foreman and Pipe Layer of the utility crew,
  • Load/Unload dump trucks and flat deck trailers using chains and cables,
  • Ensure the safety of coworkers,
  • Ensure the protection of property and existing utilities.

Apply by clicking below or in person at 961 Michael Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23323. 

GBU is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.