Skilled Trench Laborers


  • Performs installation of and maintenance on Piping Systems; specifically sewer, water and storm drainage systems
  • Comply with the Operations and Maintenance guidelines
  • Perform job responsibilities safely in a busy, sometimes stressful environment
  • Operate equipment productively, year-round in all types of local weather and ground conditions
  • Perform tasks that have to do with site development operations as assigned or directed by the Supervisor or General Manager


  • 5+ years experience in a skilled Trench Labor role, 80% to 100% of the time during your employment, in a site development capacity
  • Familiarity with installation of sewer, water, and storm drainage systems. Plumbing licenses a plus but not a requirement
  • Must be at least 21 with a Valid Driver’s License and have own transportation
  • Must be able to demonstrate clear ability and experience regarding the practice of workplace safety. Must be familiar with recognizing site hazards and have a clear understanding of trench safety
  • Willingness to submit to and ability to pass, a comprehensive Background Check and Drug Screen; ability to provide documentation that you are a citizen of the US or otherwise have clearance to work in the US and the state of Connecticut

Please contact us at right and tell us about your abilities. All inquiries will be held in strictest confidence. If confidentiality is an issue, you may also email jobs@sweeneyexcavation directly.

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9 Corporate Ridge Rd
Hamden, CT 06514