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Operator Lead Excavator


Clay, NC, US, 27283

Requisition ID:  1026

A Lead Excavator Operator job in Greensboro, NC  is available at Garney Construction. To be considered for this position you must have previous construction experience.

As an excavator, you will operate machinery to perform activities such as excavating, backfilling, trenching, ditching, clearing, looming, fine grading, and final clean-up.

The Operator may perform functions of a Laborer as required.



  • Operate an excavator safely as part of a crew.
  • Perform Operator-level maintenance on the machine.
  • Understand safe working loads and signals.
  • Handle trench boxes of all sizes and shapes.



  • Three years of experience operating a 200 class excavator.
  • Backfill and grading experience preferred.
  • Firm knowledge of equipment operations and maintenance.
  • Willing to travel as needed.
  • Must be able to work overtime.



  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) 

  • 401K Retirement Plan 

  • Health, Dental, and Life Insurance 

  • Paid Holidays 

  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA) or Health Savings Account (HSA) 

  • Long-term disability 

  • Wellness Program 


If you are interested in this Lead Excavator Operator position in Greensboro, NC  then please APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Garney Construction go to www.garney.com/careers.

If you have questions about the position or would like more information, please contact Ariana Behler at 407-287-8808 or by email.



Garney Construction is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and it is our policy to provide equal opportunity to all people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital status, veteran status, age, disability, pregnancy, genetic information, citizenship status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected category. Garney Construction is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Greensboro