Fine Grade Excavator Operator

Major Role and Purpose

Operate hydraulic tracked or rubber tire excavator to excavate, load materials to complete all phases of utility work.

Description of Duties

  • Ensure a safe work environment in compliance with all federal, state, local and company safety policies and procedures using the appropriate tools and equipment for the task.
  • Have a working knowledge of trenching techniques and regulations
  • Must be familiar with operation and limitations of various sizes and types of excavators.
  • Excavate material in order to install pipe of varying size and type up to 108"
  • Awareness of underground utilities and overhead wires.
  • Will be responsible for cleanliness of machine, assures fueling, lubrication and servicing of excavator.
  • Perform all other duties deemed necessary or assigned.


High School Diploma or GED preferred

Work Experience

One (1) or more years experience.

Skills Required

  • Must possess a valid driver's license
  • Ability to operate an excavator to exact line and grade in varying ground conditions and depths.
  • Understanding of OSHA trenching requirements
  • Ability to work overtime including nights and weekends


If you need assistance completing the online application process please contact the Human Resources department at (757) 229-2504.

About Branscome

Branscome is one of the largest heavy highway and general contracting companies in the Mid-Atlantic region. We offer our clients a full range of heavy construction services - from excavation and site work, to underground utilities, asphalt paving, ready-mix concrete, and materials supply.

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Branscome Incorporated
432 McLaws Circle
Williamsburg, VA 23185



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