Mainline Pipe Excavator Operator

Phoenix, AZ posted on April 13

Are you looking for a company you can grow with? A company where you feel like part of the family and not just another employee number? Do you want to be a part of something great?  Hunter Contracting Co. is a family-owned, heavy civil contracting firm serving Arizona since 1961.  We are looking for good, hard-working, high-energy, self-motivating, professional individuals to grow with our project needs. 

What we are proud to offer you


  • Medical/Telemedicine
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flexible Spending Account 
  • Health Savings Account
  • 401K 
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Care 
  • EAP
  • Health and Wellness Programs 
  • Holiday Pay
  • Paid Time Off
  • Sick Time Pay

Mainline Excavator Operator

Hunter Contracting, specializing in civil infrastructure, is seeking an experienced Mainline Excavator Operator responsible for operating various types of construction equipment to

Responsible for:

  • Working to precise standards to excavate line and grade for Mainline Waterline.
  • Excavates around existing utilities, to install Mainline and backfill piping.
  • Must have knowledge of pothole procedure, pipeline and grade compaction requirements.
  • Inspecting equipment for deficiencies, such as tires, lights, brakes, fuses and fluid levels, and submits report indicating equipment condition.
  • Ensure  trench is excavated to the proper depth/grade
  • Be aware of proper rigging of pipe, manhole barrels, etc. and ensure safe work procedures are followed during the lowering of materials into the excavation.

Work Qualifications:

  • Has a great deal of awareness of soil conditions and proper slopes.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Blue Stake markings.
  • Takes pride in craftsmanship, works within precise standards of accuracy

Education & Work Experience Requirements:

  • At least 10 years of experience strongly preferred.


Hunter Contracting is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected status.