CONTACT (219) 996-2981


Come work for us!

If NITCO has any job openings or any positions available, we will post them here. Do not be discouraged if there are no positions available... we are always interested in networking with new and interesting people!

Full-time Boring Machine Operator/Construction Worker

Outside Plant - Construction
Posted on:
March 14, 2017

Job Purpose:
This position will be required to do labor intensive work such as digging, pulling, pushing, and heavy lifting. The individual will also be operating heavy machinery such as backhoes, and boring machines for the placement of copper and fiber optic cable as well as working with aerial cable. A CDL license is required to operate the construction vehicles.

Job Description:
Places and maintains cable within underground conduit system; places direct buried cable using plowing, digging, and trenching equipment; installs and removes aerial cable, including installation of messenger strands and transfer of cable and equipment from old poles to new poles; sets poles using a pole truck and digging and bracing equipment; installs central office feeder and distribution cable; requires familiarity with all RUS practices and standards; performs other duties when needed to assist in the operations of the department. Operator must be knowledgeable with all typical safety procedures and apply them at all times. Ability to operate directional drill in accordance with blueprints and designated plans.

  • CDL Class A Driveru2019s License required
  • Insurability with companyu2019s carrier
  • General knowledge of construction practices
  • Prior experience in operating directional boring machine for telecommunications a plus
  • Previous experience in underground fiber and coax construction a plus
  • Must be willing to work weekends and emergency callouts
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds frequently above head
  • Ability to work in trenches, manholes, and tunnels
  • Adaptable to extreme degrees of weather conditions/environments
  • Ability to sit, stand, stop, crouch, reach and lift for extended periods of time
  • Physical labor to use a shovel for digging, pulling and pushing heavy cable
  • Use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tool, or controls

Submit your resume to

Lawn Maintenance - Part Time

Lands and Buildings
Posted on:
May 10, 2017

Perform duties associated with the maintenance and restoration of grounds for NITCO facilities and NITCO worksites, including, but not limited to, mowing, trimming, filling ground holes, trenching, leveling ground and reseeding, cleaning-up construction work sites for the restoration of customers’ yards and easements where crews have left grounds unsettled because of cable placements and other telephone construction purposes; performs other duties when needed to assist in the operations of the department.

  • Routinely lifting and moving of heavy materials and loads
  • Experience in lawn maintenance
  • Experience in the use of lawn equipment including mowers and tampers
  • Ability to withstand exposure to extreme weather conditions
  • Must be able to work well with a crew and unsupervised

Submit your resume to