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Underground Construction Parts Counter Associate in Benicia, California

About Us

Underground Construction Co., Inc. has provided quality gas, power, airport fueling and telecom construction services for over 80 years. Since laying our first pipe in 1936, we have successfully completed thousands of government, commercial and private sector construction projects throughout the United States. Underground Construction Co., Inc. is one of the oldest and most respected contractors in the West. We continue to lead our industry in safety, quality, customer satisfaction and community service. Our complete and diverse range of construction services includes gas transmission and distribution, electrical transmission and distribution, airport fueling facilities, industrial and special projects, telecommunications and utilities.

Our projects are regulated by federal and state laws which require all employees to successfully pass criminal background checks, MVR, and drug tests (post-employment and random testing).

About the Job

Underground Construction Co. seeks an energetic, motivated, full time, Parts Counter Associate to enhance our service team!

Job Responsibilities

  • Look up, order, Issue parts and accessories to mechanics from the parts counter.

  • Order and issue personal protective equipment, consumables and small job supplies to job field personnel.

  • Utilize reference manuals, parts illustrations and computer programs to select the specific part needed to complete a vehicle repair.

  • Provide delivery service of orders to field mechanics using company parts runner.

  • Acquire parts not currently in stock through other parts providers locally via phone or internet.

  • Negotiate pricing through local venders.

  • Check parts into inventory, verify proper part numbers shipped and stock or distribute accordingly.

  • Other duties as assigned

Job Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent – required

  • Attention to detail and problem solving skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to move heavy objects (60 pounds or more) short distances (20 feet or less)

  • Willing and able to work and drive in a variety of weather conditions

  • Willing and able to travel to other Underground Construction offices and job sites

  • Ability to maintain: valid driver’s license


The requirements listed below are representative of the physical ability required.

  • Lift 50 pounds 2 to 4 times per shift

  • Carry 50 pounds 2 to 4 times per shift

  • Bending from waist up to 10 times per shift

  • Sit for 6 hours per shift

  • Stand for 2 hour per shift

This description portrays in general terms the type and levels of work performed and is not intended to be all-inclusive or represent specific duties of any one incumbent. The knowledge, skills, and abilities may be acquired through a combination of formal schooling, self-education, prior experience, or on-the-job training.

It is the continuing policy of Underground Construction to afford equal opportunities for all qualified persons, regardless of their race, creed, color, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status or any other protected class at the local, state, or federal level. No person shall be excluded from employment consideration on the basis of these factors.