Employment Opportunities

At Earth Development, Inc. (EDI) we recognize that our people are our greatest asset and the foundation of our continued success. For this reason, EDI offers excellent employment opportunities for committed career ready individuals. EDI prides itself in hiring and keeping the best of the best with a 85% employee retention rate, boasting most of the team being with us for 15+ years. As a leader in the industry, we provide a safe and rewarding work environment for skilled and constructive employees. We hold extensive orientations, training and safety programs for all employees to help develop personnel along a clear path of advancement into all levels of the organization. In fact, most of our current supervisors started at EDI in entry level positions, which exemplifies our “cultivate and promote from within” philosophy.

EDI welcomes, and values, knowledgeable and skilled applicants because we know it takes a strong team to produce the quality work, lasting relationships and unwavering integrity that we have become known for. If you are interested in being part of an integral team in which collaboration is essential, excellence is rewarded, dedication and hard work are not only respected but valued, we invite you to apply today!

Job Requirements

  • Must be highly motivated
  • Stable proven work history
  • Pass E-Verification
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screen
  • Be able to work and function as part of a team
  • Must have reliable transportation to job site

Available Benefits

  • Competitive pay scale
  • Overtime after 40 hours
  • Paid weekly
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Employee medical insurance
  • Employee’s option to self-pay spouse, child or family medical coverages
  • 401-k Retirement Program with employer match
  • Performance evaluation every six months

Advancement

EDI is looking for people who are willing to learn and work as a team.This includes well-seasoned experts in the field, as well as those with no experience. Initial placement opportunities and levels for advancement are as follows:

  • General Laborers- Entry Level
  • Professional Equipment Operators
    • Class I – Operator must have the ability to operate one piece of equipment.
    • Class II – Operator has ability to productively operate at least one piece of equipment.
    • Class III – Operator has ability to finish grade on at least one piece of equipment and understands all types of grade staking.
    • Class IV – Operator has ability to operate all equipment with maximum performance and production.
    • Grading Foreman
  • Pipe Personnel
    • Class I – Entry Level – Pipe Laborer
    • Class II – Topman
    • Class III – Pipelayer Tailman
    • Class IV – Pipelayer Leadman
    • Wheel Loader Operator
    • Pipe Crew Track Excavating Operator
    • Pipe Foreman
  • Field Superintendents
  • Field Operations Managers
  • Estimator/Project Managers

Available Positions

POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Estimator/Project Manager at Earth Development will be an integral part of the management and sales teams. With specific focus on estimating jobs, scheduling the critical path of the project, ordering materials, contracting with subcontractors, managing field budgets and cost control through coordination and innovation.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 4 year degree in either Construction, Engineering (Civil) or related field
  • Strong computer skills in both Word and Excel spreadsheets
  • Ability to perform takeoffs with Agtek software

PERFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience in estimating civil projects
  • Experience with HCSS Heavy Bid Software
  • Experience in Project Management

SALARY/BENEFITS: Earth Development offers a competitive salary based on experience and a comprehensive benefits package with an excellent opportunity for career advancement in a team-centered environment.

  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) Plan with Matching Company Plan
  • Fully Company Funded Health Plan for employee
  • Optional Dental, Vision and Disability Plans
  • Fully Company Funded Life Insurance
  • Company Paid Time Off
  • Holiday Pay

POSITION DESCRIPTION: All Pipe Personnel Positions, Starting at Entry level through Foreman

SALARY/BENEFITS: Earth Development Inc. offers a competitive salary based on experience and a comprehensive benefits package with an excellent opportunity for career advancement in a team-centered environment.   

  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) plan with matching company contribution
  • Fully company funded health plan for employee
  • Optional dental and vision plans
  • Fully company funded life insurance
  • Optional disability insurance
  • Company paid time off
  • Holiday pay
  • Company supplied PPE (excluding boots)

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Operators with all Levels of skill Sets

SALARY/BENEFITS: Earth Development Inc. offers a competitive salary based on experience and a comprehensive benefits package with an excellent opportunity for career advancement in a team-centered environment.   

  • Competitive pay
  • 401(k) plan with matching company contribution
  • Fully company funded health plan for employee
  • Optional dental and vision plans
  • Fully company funded life insurance
  • Optional disability insurance
  • Company paid time off
  • Holiday pay
  • Company supplied PPE (excluding boots)

Interested in Joining the EDI Team?

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