Excavator Operator

Noblesville, IN

Lunar Companies is looking for hard-working, dedicated people to join our team. 

Excavator operators are responsible for transporting and operating an excavator in order to dig a hole, to specification. 

  • Experience operating various equipment such as: dozer, mini-excavator, and skid steer 

  • Ability to dig footings and understanding of the process

  • Understand the layout of a jobsite and perform minor layout tasks (Layout is completed when you arrive)

  • Able to interpret and read prints

  • Communicates work progress with the supervisor throughout the duration of the project.

  • Skilled in dirt management and have a basic understanding of general construction knowledge

  • Ability to operate a smartphone and tablet

  • Work in any type of weather to include; extreme heat and cold, rain, and snow

  • Perform daily tasks in wet and muddy condition

  • Maintain a clean job site: pick up all tools and equipment and secure job site each day to eliminate potential hazards

  • Performs materials handling and storage

  • Loads and unloads trucks and hauls and hoists materials

  • Ensures that proper safety and incident reporting procedures are followed. Brings problems to the attention of the crew leader, safety director or HR manager

  • Wear appropriate clothing and PPE

Work Environment

While performing the duties of this job, the employee will work in extreme weather conditions (extreme heat and cold, rain, snow, and mud). The employee will frequently work near moving mechanical parts, and will frequently be exposed to wet or humid conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.


About us:

LUNAR COMPANIES is a privately held corporation that has been in the construction industry since 1998. Lunar Companies does foundations, slabs, other concrete work, and water/sewer installations for new home builders. 

Located in Indiana, Lunar has grown steadily due to the focus on quality and attention to detail that our customers expect. Built around a dedication to completing projects safely, on time and within budget, our team strives to be the best in the business. With over two decades of experience, you can trust that we have what it takes to get your project done right.

Job Type: Full-time


• 401(k)

• 401(k) matching

• Dental insurance

• Health insurance

• Life insurance

• Paid time off

• Vision insurance


• Day shift

• Monday to Friday

• Overtime


  • Dirt Management

  • Grade and Elevation

  • Attention to Detail

  • Safety and Quality Focus

  • Willing to Learn

  • Layout/Technical Drawings

  • Accountability

  • Proficient in operating an excavator


• Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: Local travel to various worksites in company trucks.

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities,

duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities

may change at any time with or without notice.

Notice to Recruiters and Agencies: Lunar Companies prefers to recruit candidates directly, rather than through a third-party recruiter or agency. Do not submit or present your candidate(s) through any means (e-mail, fax, phone, mail, verbal referral) to Lunar Companies or any employee of Lunar Companies. In the case of candidate(s) submitted or presented to Lunar Companies by a recruiter or agency without a signed agreement in place for the specific position or without a specific open requisition, Lunar Companies explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

JOB CODE: 06.26.2024