Underground Laborer

Location: SC, VA & MI

Job Type: Full-Time, up to 60hrs/week

About Wolf Line Construction 

Wolf Line Construction operates in partnership with its clients to provide fiber optic and energized space installations throughout the U.S. Wolf Line Construction will leverage its combined experience, industry expertise/relationships, committed team, and network of line work professionals to appropriately resource and execute works for its clients. 

Job Description 

The Underground Construction Laborer will be responsible for placing conduit and/or cables in trenches, splice conduit sections (install couplers) as directed, place anchors, pedestals, vaults, etc. to complete construction tasks. The ideal candidate will have basic knowledge of the construction industry.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist in the loading/unloading of equipment, materials and supplies needed for daily work

  • Must assist leadership (Foreman and or Supervisor) with all duties

  • Must be able to operate tamps, jackhammers, core drills, concrete saws, and other miscellaneous equipment safely

  • Hand dig with shovels, picks, digging bars to expose located utilities, access u/g vaults and pedestals, and complete trenches

  • Place conduit and/or cables in trenches, splice conduits sections (install couplers) as directed, place anchors, pedestal, vaults, etc. to complete construction tasks

  • Fully restore worksite at completion of daily work, refill trenches and holes, tamp soil, replant any plants or shrubs that were disturbed during our construction, place temporary asphalt on streets where excavations have been performed.

  • When required and if appropriately licensed and authorized, drive or operate construction equipment used on the jobsite to complete daily work assignments

  • Clean and maintain all company vehicles and equipment assigned for use

  • Capable of working in all temperatures and climates

  • Able to perform physical tasks for the entire assigned work shift

  • Other duties may be assigned consistent with job description



  • High School diploma or GED required

  • Previous experience and knowledge of underground utility construction a must

  • Ability to operate all equipment safely and productively

  • Knowledge and understanding of reading drawings and ability to follow specifications

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interact with crew, leadership, and clients

  • Valid Driver’s License

  • OSHA 10 Certification

  • Current CPR Certification

  • Function effectively as an integral part of a team

  • Must be able to meet physical demands of the position

  • Work safely in all conditions

  • Possess knowledge of Industry standard safe working practices

  • Ability to work out of town/travel

  • Pre-employment drug screen

  • Must have reliable transportation, valid drivers license, and clean driving record

  • Must be able to pass background check and drug screen

  • Must be available to travel to various sites as required outside of SC

Physical Requirements

  • Standing - 6 to 8 hours daily

  • Walking - 6 to 8 hours daily

  • Bending/Stooping - 6 to 8 hours daily

  • Repetitive Movement (shoveling/sweeping) – 6 to 8 hours daily

  • Lifting (weights up to 100 lbs.) - Occasionally

  • Lift and Carry (50/60 lbs. for 20 feet) - Regularly

  • Push / Pull – 6 to 8 hours daily

Salary & Benefits

  • Wolf Line Construction offers competitive wages, 401K, health insurance and performance bonus

Wolf Line Construction (“WLC”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.