Career Opportunities

Black Hydrovac (BHV) takes great pride in the quality of our work and the relationships we build with both our clients and employees. As a start-up construction service company based in Loudoun County, Virginia, we're looking for exceptional people to join our growing team as a ground-floor member.

We believe the most important characteristic in our employees is leadership. Our commitment to our employees includes providing the best working environment that allows our employees to take pride in the work we do and offers freedom for growth and opportunity exploration. We also offer competitive compensation and benefits.

Vacuum truck driver and operator

We're looking for a vacuum truck driver and operator to work as part of a two-person vacuum excavation team. No special certifications are necessary for our mid-size vacuum trucks. Training will be provided. Job responsibilities include:

  • Driving CDL Class B commercial truck license

  • Safely operating vacuum excavation equipment

  • Interacting professionally with clients on BHV's behalf and providing excellent customer service

  • Writing daily activity reports

  • Available to work on short notice

  • Ability to work extended hours


Experience is great, but character is essential. Essential qualities include:

  • Willing to learn; trainable

  • Jack of all trades - knows how to do things and get the job done

  • Mechanically minded; good with engines; understands how machines work

  • Humble

  • Good communicator; easy to talk to

  • Willing to get dirty (we work in the dirt / mud)

  • Ready to jump in and make things happen

  • Clean driving record

  • Pass pre-employment screening, including background check, driving record check, and drug screen

  • Ability to work extended periods in all Virginia weather climates

  • Physical capability to perform job duties, including lifting 50 pounds or more

  • OSHA 10 certification (BHV can provide this training if needed)

Preferred qualifications include:

  • Commercial construction experience

  • Prior vacuum truck operator experience

  • Mechanical knowledge

We offer:

  • Competitive pay range based on experience and CDL licensing

  • Three-month initial hiring period that converts to full-time offer with sign-on bonus

  • Benefits package, including healthcare, vision, dental, and life insurance

  • One week paid vacation and eight holidays per year

BHV is committed to the personal and professional development of our employees. In support of this development, we provide opportunities for:

  • Safety training

  • Technical equipment training

  • Leadership training

  • Professional conference attendance

Black Hydrovac is based in Hamilton, Virginia, in Loudoun County.

All applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents. Black Hydrovac is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.