Operator / Construction Laborer - Remote
South Windsor, CT 
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Operator / Construction Laborer - Remote

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Operator / Construction Laborer - Remote

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South Windsor, CT

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Position: Operator / Construction Technician - This is a hands-on position directly working on civil construction projects. We are looking for an experienced operator / construction laborer for projects that range between $150k-$2M in budget and 1-3+ months in schedule. You will be operating equipment and performing construction tasks.

Industry: Operational Services

Location: Remote - will deploy to work site from home location, preferably along the east coast with current projects in New England/Connecticut area. There will be multiple projects per year and successful applicant will be required to travel 100%. This position will report to a Project Manager or Foreman.

Compensation: Up to $23.00 per hour, depending on experience

Are you highly motivated, hard-working, and seeking to join a growth-focused environmental consulting & engineering firm? Are you looking for a company that will invest in your development and grow your professional skills? If so, consider a career with Apex.

Powered by record sales, extraordinary client retention, strategic acquisitions, and an entrepreneurial spirit, Apex Companies is one of the fastest growing environmental consulting and engineering firms in the US. We take pride in keeping our clients happy and have earned numerous awards for project excellence. We continue to grow, and we want you to grow with us.

Your Responsibilities as an Operator / Construction Laborer:
  • Operate hand-held and heavy construction equipment.
  • Assist Job Foreman/project lead as directed including hand excavation and surface treatment finishes
  • Ensure project work quality, safety performance, timelines, and budget are meeting expectations
  • Project communications- within team, vendors and clients; ability to create Work status reports in Adobe or Word document formats
Why you'll love working for us:
  • Company-subsidized medical and dental.
  • Company-paid life, short, and long-term disability.
  • 401k match, tuition assistance, and more.
  • Paid time off & paid holidays
  • Cross-training and the ability to work on a variety of projects.
  • Performance-based bonuses or other incentives.
  • Working with the best and brightest in the industry.
  • 900+ employee national firm with 50+ locations across the US.
What we're looking for:
  • Someone that communicates well and is dependable that we can count on to complete the job right within scope, schedule, budget and quality standards.
  • Someone not afraid to jump in and get their hands dirty
  • GED or High School Diploma.
  • 1-2+ years of commercial (non-residential) civil construction experience.
  • Minimum of 500 hours experience with the operation of heavy construction equipment (e.g. skid loader, backhoe, excavator), hand tools.
  • Ability to travel for projects ranging from 1-3+ months. Weekend travel home.
  • Ability to work independently or under direction from foreman, communicate and problem solve.
  • Able to perform manual labor.
    • Ability to Lift 60lbs
    • Hazardous Waste/Material
    • Landscaping/Construction
    • Work in Confined Spaces
    • Work in Inclement Weather
  • General carpentry and plumbing experience is helpful.
  • CPR certification preferred.
  • OSHA 10 required, HAZWOPER certification preferred but not required.
  • Comfortable using pickups/equipment trailers.
  • Good driving record.
  • Thorough understanding of safe work practices in accordance with OSHA regulations

To apply, simply TEXT APEX to 25000 and our virtual assistant, Olivia, will get you connected with our hiring team today or visit .

Apex Companies, LLC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer.

TO ALL RECRUITMENT AGENCIES: Apex Companies does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes for any of our job postings, to our careers sites, or to any employees of Apex Companies or affiliates. Apex Companies is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.


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, or veteran status.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
1 to 2 years
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