Excavation Laborer

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Excavation Laborer

We’re a local family-owned plumbing/drain cleaning/excavation company that’s growing and we’re looking for a general laborer to work with our excavation crews.

What are YOU looking for?

  • Are you looking for steady work (40 hours each week)?
  • Are you looking for a place to put your experience and skills to work?
  • Are you looking for a company that offers a great benefits package?
  • Are you looking for a job that still allows you to enjoy family time, or maybe time for your hobbies?

Please submit resumes and contact information to Ryan@apollodrain.com


Job Summary:

  • To carry and load excavation materials for excavators working on projects.
  • Assist with various labor related tasks including, but not limited to, excavation, hand-digging with a shovel and project clean up.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience operating various excavation equipment, such as a backhoe, drilling/boring machine, and a bursting machine.

Essential Functions:

  • Check daily assignments and coordinate with assigned crew foreman.
  • Assist technicians with excavation needs, including the digging of holes & trenches.
  • Clean up job sites.
  • May assist technicians with the loading and unloading of equipment and materials.
  • May assist technicians with lifting heavy materials, such as large sticks of pipe or bags of concrete.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Those with previous training and experience may operate various excavation equipment, including mini-excavators, backhoes, drilling/boring machines, bursting machines, jackhammers, and concrete saws.
  • Those with a valid driver’s license and good driving record may, on occasion, drive various company vehicles, including service vans or dump trucks.


  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Valid driver’s license, good driving record, and must provide own transportation to shop or job site each day. Having your own vehicle is ESSENTIAL.
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 80 lbs, push & pull up to 80 lbs, and stand or walk for up to 8 hours each day.
  • Must be able to dig/excavate for up to 6 hrs in a day.
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment background test and UA. If you can’t pass either of these — don’t apply !!!

PRIOR EXCAVATION EXPERIENCE is a plus, and if you have a CDL — that’s a plus too!! We offer great benefits, including health/dental/vision coverage and 401k. And a great place to work!!!

If you are interested, please forward a copy of your resume or detailed work history. You must be able to pass a UA and background check prior to hiring.

Please submit resumes and contact information to Ryan@apollodrain.com


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Apollo Drain is known for professional, thorough work.

This long-time Oregon plumbing business takes care of both residential and commercial plumbing repairs.