Equipment Operator -Telecommunications

Posted 4 weeks ago

Powering the Prairies since 1976

Hundseth Power Line Construction is a Saskatchewan-based, family-owned business, headquartered in Saskatoon, with site offices in Regina and Humboldt.  For nearly 50 years, our vision is to be the benchmark contractor in the overhead and underground utilities industry, recognized for the integrity of our people, the ethics of our business practices, and our ability to innovate with leading-edge safety & quality practices.

Hundseth Power Line (HPL) is a growth-oriented and forward-thinking private Saskatchewan company, that works in ALL SEASONS.  We are looking for team players who are committed to positivity and a strong work ethic, who strive to set the standard of excellence to our large host of clients across Saskatchewan.

We are currently seeking a 1A equipment operator for our Telecommunications crew.  Travel will be required as our services extend beyond Saskatoon.

We offer a mentorship culture like no other, with competitive compensation and an extensive benefits and retirement plan.

Job Description:

  • Loading and delivering materials to job sites.
  • Operate a variety of hand and power tools and equipment including; back hoe, trencher, skid steer, directional bore, ploughCAT.
  • Basic equipment maintenance.
  • Follow all safety procedures on the job site and report violations immediately to foreman.
  • Perform ground work, including digging trenches and site clearance.
  • Cleaning and preparing a job site.
  • Set up markers, cones and barricades and flag vehicles to control the traffic flow

Overnight travel may be required for the position on occasion.


  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • A valid 1A drivers license is mandatory.
  • Previous experience operating the following: backhoe, track hoe, trencher, directional bore, etc. would be an asset.
  • One or more years of experience in safely and effectively tying down equipment.
  • Ability to travel out of town during the week or on weekends as required.
  • Ability to lift heavy tools and equipment.
  • Strong situational awareness especially when operating trucks and heavy-duty equipment.
  • Ability to lift approximately 50 lbs. and work in a physically demanding environment.
  • This position is considered a safety sensitive position; all new hires will be required to complete a pre-access drug and alcohol screening.

Please submit your resume and cover letter indicating how your experience meets the job requirements, on our website.

***No phone calls please***

All Applicants are thanked for their interest. Only potential candidates will be contacted.

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First and Last Name

Email Address

Do you have a valid 1A license and fairly clean drivers abstract?

Can you operate a manual transmission?

Do you have a High School Diploma or equivalent?

Are you located in Saskatoon or surrounding area?

Expected hourly rate?

Do you have experience transporting and operating heavy duty equipment? Please describe.

Do you know anyone who works at Hundseth? If yes, who?