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Vector Force Development Horizontal Directional Drill Operator - Hawaii in Kailua, Hawaii

Horizontal Directional Drill Operator - Hawaii Kailua, HI 96734

Vector is a leader in the construction support services industry, involved in utility construction, public works inspection, traffic management, vacuum technology, and workforce solutions across the country. Vector is a Veteran-Owned Business and has received national recognition for its commitment to hiring and retaining Vets. We are always seeking motivated, talented people to join our teams. Visit or for details.

Our client is looking for a career-oriented Horizontal Directional Drill Operator. As a Horizontal Drill Operator, you will:

  • Use directional drill in order to run pipe and utilities underground.

  • Locate utilities with Digitrak and Subsite locators.

  • Participate in land surveying and steering of the initial pilot hole for pipeline construction projects.

  • Be required to have extreme attention to detail, responsibility, and problem-solving skills.

  • Learn the skills and qualities required to be an effective field engineer through the client's training program.

  • Travel significantly throughout the United States

  • Need to have flexibility on scheduling.

We're looking for someone who works hard and can handle multiple tasks at once. The role requires drive and a sense of accountability because the day-to-day working environment will involve very little direct supervision.


  • Ability to travel and work away from home for extended periods of time.

  • Must be willing to relocate to Hawaii.

  • Must be willing to agree to a 6 month commitment

  • Hands on and Practical: likes working in the field as well as in the office.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • The mentality and motivation to provide quality work both effectively and efficiently.

  • Clean Driver’s License.

Hours & Compensation

  • Full Time

  • Competitive Salary - Approx. $52 per hour (Starting)

  • Per diem

  • Full Benefits with Health, Dental, and Vision

  • 401K Matching

This position is subject to the Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) drug & alcohol testing regulations as outlined in 49 CFR Part 382 and/or 49 CFR Part 199.

Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.

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