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United Infrastructure Group continues to be a leader in the transportation construction industry in the southeast with a 90+ year history of delivering successful projects by hiring exceptional employees to work in a professional family environment. UIG is committed to developing the best workforce possible by constantly recruiting, training, and promoting construction industry professionals throughout our organization.


Our comprehensive benefits package is custom-designed to achieve that goal through access to the following benefits:

  • Highly Competitive Salaries
  • Generous Performance Bonuses
  • Robust Subsistence Allowances
  • Comprehensive Health Plans with Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Strong 401k Savings and Profit Sharing Plan with 100% Matching Contributions
  • Significant Paid Time Off
  • Life and Disability Insurance
  • Training, Education, Certification, and Qualification Assistance
  • Benefits may vary based on position and length of employment.

Primary function of a Heavy Equipment Operator:

  • Operate Boom Truck
  • Operate heavy equipment including, but not limited to: Backhoe, Trackhoe, Bulldozer, Loader, Dump Truck.


Typical Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Follow safety rules and regulations and maintain a safe and clean environment.
  • Move levers, depress foot pedals, and turn dials to operate power machinery, such as power shovels, stripping shovels, scraper loaders, or backhoes.
  • Set up or inspect equipment prior to operation.
  • Become familiar with digging plans, machine capabilities and limitations, and with efficient and safe digging procedures in a given application.
  • Observe hand signals, grade stakes, or other markings when operating machines so that work can be performed to specifications.
  • Receive written or oral instructions regarding material movement or excavation.
  • Move materials over short distances, such as around a construction site.
  • Create or maintain inclines or ramps.
  • Lubricate, adjust, or repair machinery and replace parts, such as gears, bearings, or bucket teeth.
  • Perform manual labor to prepare or finish sites.
  • Complete all additional duties as directed by supervisor.


Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications & Experience:

  • NCCCO - Boom Certification is a must.
  • Must have experience with operating Heavy Equipment.
  • Controlling operations of equipment or systems
  • Watching gauges, dials, or other indicators to make sure a machine is working properly.
  • Knowledge of materials, methods, and the tools involved in the construction or repair of bridges another structures such as highways and roads.
  • Must follow policies and procedures and support UIG’s mission.

REQUIREMENTS: ALL Applicants must be:

  • 18 years of Age
  • Able to pass a Drug Test
  • Legally Eligible to Work in the US

Additional Requirements:

  • Must have own transportation to and from jobsite every work day (driver's license not required).
  • May be expected to travel where the project requires (multi-state opportunities).