Equipment Operator/Site Underground


Torgeson Electric Company is seeking Operators and Laborers for site electrical installation including Site Lighting, Duct Banks, Primary/Secondary conduits, Street Lighting, Sports Lighting, Concrete Work, etc.

Scope of Work

Equipment operators/site underground individuals are able to work on site projects installing conduit in trenches and underground. Some traveling required to job sites in northeast Kansas.


Based on experience.


40 or more per week


Travel allowance provided, if required


Provided if Required

Required Experience

Experience desired but not required.

Benefit Package

Paid time off, Paid holidays, 401K option with employer match, ESOP, and Health/Dental insurance.

Applicant must be able to pass a pre-employment, (fit to work physical) and drug testing. In addition, must have applicable hand tools as large items will be provided on site(s).

Other Requirements

Follow safety policies and procedures at all times. PPE required for all duties.

Duties and Tasks

Must be comfortable with operating a mini excavator, skid steer and Digger Derek
Ensure and manage the machines or equipment in a safe and secure way.
Ensure locates are done and up to date prior to performing work
Perform periodical safety, maintenance or servicing checks to ensure proper functioning of the equipment.
Perform minor repair works during functioning problems
Inform and advise the management or repairmen for major repairs or maintenance
Perform road work, excavation work, lifting work, etc.
Maintain proper coordination and cooperation with the road and transport system while driving/working, so that the normal activities are not disrupted.
Work in adherence to safe practices, procedures, work site or traffic laws.
Fill out daily pre-job safety plan for the work that will be performed
Report to the Site Superintendent
OSHA 10 required (reimbursement available upon completion)
Class A, CDL drivers license preferred but not required (reimbursement available upon completion)
Operator card preferred but not required