Hurst Excavating

Hurst Excavating is recruiting individuals who are interested in long term careers in the utility construction field. We offer excellent benefits including free employee medical insurance, paid vacation, paid holidays, bonuses, boot allowance, etc. We are celebrating 25 years in the Knoxville area without a single layoff. If you are seeking a place to learn, grow and advance, keep reading!
We are currently filling the following positions:

Landscape Crew Labor

This position consists of working on our Restoration crew which restores areas where our pipe crews have installed utilities such as preparing areas for seed and straw, replacing mailboxes, shrubs, trees, sidewalks and driveways etc. Pay range is $12-$14

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Pipe Crew Labor

preforms various tasks associated with the installation of utilities. This is an excellent way to learn the utility construction business and is the pathway to being a pipelayer and beyond.

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This individual is responsible for the correct installation of the utility being installed. This is a hands-on job that also requires a desire to excel in workmanship. The pipelayer coordinates the work in the trench and keeps things moving. Some experience is required. Pay range is $14-$19

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Dump Truck Driver

Haul various loads to and from the job site in tandem and tri-axle dump trucks. Ability to load and haul heavy equipment is a plus but not required. Class “A” CDL and clean MVR required. Pay range is $14-$19

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Heavy Equipment Operator

This can include an excavator, loader, dozer, skidsteer, etc.. Experience as an operator on a utility project is a requirement. Because of the many variables pay is based on experience and an interview.

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Utility Construction Foreman

Minimum 2 years experience. Ability to: read plans, figure elevations and slope, operate heavy equipment, motivate and encourage crew members, deal with the public are required. Pay is based on experience and an interview.

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