HydroVac Operator


HydroVac Operator

HydroVac Operator
Conyers, GA

Southeast Connections LLC, provides inclusive infrastructure solutions for the natural gas industry. We construct the systems and facilities to transport the nation's cleanest burning energy resource. Southeast Connections offers complete construction services that include pipeline construction, installation, maintenance, repairs, stations, facility modification and new construction. From Senior Management to the "boots on the ground", Southeast Connections, LLC is dedicated & determined to remain the industry leader and earn continued respect from clients through our professionalism.

We offer excellent compensation and industry-leading benefits, such as health, dental and vision, life insurance, STD and LTD starting on DAY 1. Eligibility for Company matching 401K benefit after 3 months of employment.


Job Title: Hydro Vac Operator

Reports to: Crew Foreman

Job Purpose:

Hydro Vac Operator to join our dynamic Team. This position operates specialized light construction equipment.

Essential Functions:

  • Safely and skillfully operates and maintains Hydro Vac Truck.
  • Maintains equipment in proper operating condition by performing simple preventative maintenance and repair tasks.
  • Works with maintenance crew or assists as laborer when not operating equipment.
  • CDL-A or CDL-B driver's license required with Tanker endorsement and NO RESTRICTIONS
  • Properly document all Company, Federal, State, and Customer documentation/paperwork as required by law and or established policy in a clear and legible manner
  • Able to effectively and professionally communicate with on-sight customer representative to locate least intrusive and safest place to park company equipment while on job sight
  • Able to lead and direct subordinate personnel to perform duties/tasks in a safe, timely, and efficient manner
  • Able to troubleshoot and as the need arises perform minor repairs to equipment
  • Safety mindedness is essential
  • Travel out of town and out of state to work will be required
  • Must be able to lift, push, pull 60+ pounds and work heavy equipment
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be comfortable navigating field tool applications.


Education Required: High school diploma or equivalent and OSHA10 safety card certification is required. (If applicant does not hold an OSHA10 certification, SEC, LLC will pay for computer-based training with applicant completing on-line course within 5 days of hiring on their own. Certification is the property of the applicant.)

Special Knowledge/Skills Required:

• Previous hydrovac, vacuum truck, underground utility or similar field experience is preferred.
• Must be available to respond to emergency calls.
• Up to date DOT Medical card.
• Strong knowledge of emergency processes and procedures.
• Tanker endorsement is required.
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
• Manual transmission (10 & 18 speed) experience is required.
• Ability to work well under pressure.