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Underground Construction - Multiple Positions

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Job Details
Job Order Number
Company Name
Stratus Networks
Physical Address
4700 N. Prospect Rd.
Job Description

Underground Construction Multiple Positions

Open Positions:

  • General Construction Laborers
  • Vac Truck Operators/Laborers

  • Equipment Operators/Laborers

  • Directional Drill Operators/Laborers

  • Directional Drill Locators/Laborers

  • Fiber Optic Cable Installers/Laborer

  • Flat Concrete Finishers/Laborers

  • Fiber Optic Fusion Splicers/Laborers



At a minimum, Stratus Networks, Inc. is seeking Underground Construction Laborers that are capable of maintaining tools and supplies at a job site, cleaning machines and tools after use, properly storing tools and materials after use, and taking direction from a supervisor to perform general construction duties in the field.


  • The ability to work safely with little supervision

  • The ability to work standing for extended periods of time
  • The ability to follow instructions and communicate well verbally
  • The ability to learn how to operate, at a minimum, hand tools with efficiency and safely
  • The ability to work outside in all weather conditions.


  • Completion of labor tasks as assigned by manager per project.
  • Completion of any inventorying/reporting required for material management.
  • Use of hand tools, ladders, and various equipment to complete projects safely and efficiently.
  • Clean and maintain tools, materials and other equipment to ensure compliance with regulations.
  • Any additional direction by construction manager.


  • Prior work-related experience preferred, but willing to train.

  • Proficiency in equipment preferred, but willing to train.
  • Class A CDL preferred, but willing to train.
  • Successful completion of a pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Stratus Networks:

 Stratus Networks, Inc. is a commercial telecommunications operator based in Peoria Heights, IL, serving customers globally, but regionally on its own proprietary fiber network in the Midwest. Stratus offers the best-in-class when it comes to product, performance, customer service, and billing. Operating our own fiber network, Stratus Networks maintains a construction division of the business that ensures that network gets built efficiently and safely to deliver our customers service. Various roles are required on any given construction crew to finalize delivery of a fiber-based service to a customer, including, but not limited to: drill operators, vac truck operators, CDL-licenses equipment haulers, fiber optic fiber installers and building entry specialists, concrete finished and build repair specialists, fiber optic splicers. As our network is continuously growing, so is the need for more underground construction staff to build and maintain it. We encourage all those interested to apply, whether you have years of experience or are looking to begin your career, Stratus finds value in all skill levels and is able and willing to train those with no experience to become experts in the field. Apply today!


Stratus offers steady, year-round work in Illinois. A candidate should be able to work both inside and outside and in all weather conditions, including extreme heat, cold, and precipitation. Occasional lifting of equipment may be required, up to 75 lbs. There may be extended periods of sitting/driving while heading to a job site and extended periods of standing while performing work. Stratus benefits include, but are not limited to:

Competitive Wages

Health Insurance


Paid Vacation

Paid Holidays

Matching 401 K plan


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