Excavation Operator

FSG Lighting

Hutto, TX

Job Details

Level:    Entry
Job Location:    94 - FSG Telecom - Hutto , TX
Position Type:    Full Time
Education Level:    High School
Salary Range:    Undisclosed
Travel Percentage:    Negligible
Job Shift:    Any
Job Category:    Construction


Facility Solutions Group is dedicated to timeless contribution and service in lighting, electrical, energy, and technology fields. Our mission is to consistently provide our customers with superior value through quality products, service and support by contributing to the quality of life of all employees.  

As one of the nation’s largest single-source providers of lighting and electrical products, electrical services, electrical construction, energy management, and telecom solutions is expanding their staff and seeking an Excavation Operator to join the FSG Telecom team.



As an Excavation Operator, you will perform excavation of Right of Way areas to enable installation of electrical and fiber conduits for our telecom crews.   Respond to scheduled or emergency situations as assigned.

An Excavation Operator will:

  • Operate a backhoe/mini excavator/skid steer/trenching machines in compliance with company operating/safety policies and procedures
  • Perform proper shoring techniques
  • Hand dig around existing utilities when necessary
  • Carry and load material for the project
  • Inspect and report any equipment repairs needed to Supervisor
  • Assist in hauling equipment to and from the project site
  • Clean up and restore work area to original condition.
  • Backfill according to right of way guidelines, plans, and specs
  • Properly safe off work to pedestrian/vehicle crossings
  • Other duties as assigned
  • Perform physically demanding tasks while conveying knowledge of basic/specialized tools and equipment throughout service job/work order process.
  • Must understand and conform to Government/Local regulations and ordinances as well as any/all required Safety Guidelines.




  • The ideal candidate will satisfy the following requirements and qualifications:
  • 1-2 years’ experience operating equipment specified above.
  • Must be able to lift 75 pounds
  • Must be able to pass a drug and background screen
  • Must be willing to work nights
  • Willingness to perform work outdoors
  • Willingness to travel
  • Willingness to work in all weather conditions
  • Valid and current drivers license to operate assigned company service vehicle




  • Top of industry wages
  • Stable employment
  • 401K Program with matching contributions
  • Medical, Dental and Life benefits
  • Accrued vacation time upon qualification
  • Advancement opportunities for outstanding performers


As an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status.