Hiring Drill Crew Laborers, Locators, and More at Railway Engineering Company

Job Requirements for All Drill Crew Positions

Gateway Signal Engineering, LLC is seeking qualified Laborers to assist with our Horizontal Directional Drilling and Signal Construction teams. Gateway Signal Engineering will provide training to the right individuals.

  • Valid driver’s license. Must be willing to obtain CDL.

  • Clean driving record.

  • Ability to read and understand maps, drawings and diagrams for project build process.

  • Willing to work outdoors in all types of weather and work overtime as required.

  • Hand and power tool operation.

  • Heavy equipment operation.

  • Perform work safety.

  • Positive attitude and willingness to learn.

Available Positions at Gateway Signal

Directional Drill Crew Laborers Needed

Essential duties and job responsibilities:

  • Operates Horizontal Directional Drill for installation of underground conduit.

  • Insures safety of public and other utilities underground facilities.

  • Performs all duties according to prescribed safety procedures and uses appropriate safety equipment.

  • Setup and cleanup of work site including traffic and pedestrian control.

  • Reads utility locates and coordinating day lighting of these facilities.

  • Insures all applicable permits and locates are complete and on site.

  • Inspects the work that is in progress to insure that the workmanship conforms to specifications.

  • Operates construction equipment to facilitate alignment, movement, and adjustment of machinery to conform to grade specifications.

  • Level earth to final grade specifications.

  • Operates vehicles and equipment operations from trucks to other equipment as directed and certified.

  • Performs proper maintenance by greasing, oiling and making minor repairs on equipment.

  • Leads teams in the field effectively and efficiently, as needed and directed by the supervisor.

Locators Needed

Essential duties and job responsibilities:

  • Confirm bore path with install foreman and drill operator, including walking the bore path.

  • Perform job site analysis including completion of paperwork.

  • Insure there are proper clearances to install the product per standards.

  • Record the depth of the tool head as required.

  • Insure the drill head is in a good position at the exit pit to connect the product.

  • Oversee laborers and/or crew member's work and monitor time usage.

Mixer Operators/Laborers Needed

Essential duties and job responsibilities:

  • Evaluate soil conditions to determine the correct product and ration to use.

  • Operate "mud" mixing systems.

  • Assist in head changes.

  • Operate pothole machine.

Office Assistant/Secretary Needed

This is a part-time position with the possibility of becoming full-time with benefits. You will perform clerical and administrative functions in order to drive company success.

Essential duties and job responsibilities:

  • Draft correspondences and other formal documents.

  • Plan and schedule appointments and events.

  • Greet and assist onsite guests.

  • Answer inbound telephone calls.

  • Develop and implement organized filing systems.

  • Perform all other office tasks.


  • Previous experience in office administration or other related fields.

  • Ability to prioritize and multitask.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Strong attention to detail.

  • ​Strong organizational skills.

Apply Now

Applications are accepted via ZipRecruiter and Facebook. If interested, please apply through one of the links below. Please submit a cover letter and resume along with your application to info@gatewaysignal.com. When submitting, be sure to include your name, and the position applied for in the subject line of the email.

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About Gateway Signal

Gateway Signal Engineering is a railroad contractor serving the United States. We provide complete design, testing, maintenance, and directional boring for railroad systems. Gateway Signal has experience working with government agencies. We are also registered to work with FEMA and the Army Corps of Engineers.

Gateway Signal Engineering was founded in March of 2017 by a team of highly experienced professionals. Based in Union, Missouri, Gateway Signal is comprised of a team carrying more than 20 years of industry experience. We aim to provide the highest quality work and the best customer service.

About Our Construction Directional Boring Services

We provide signal installation services for Class 1 and Commuter Railroads. Our services for our client can range from a single crossing to large CTC and PTC projects. We provide both material and installation services for our clients. Gateway signal provides boring services in conjunction with our construction forces or for independent projects.

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