Career Opportunities & Benefits

Thank you for your interest in Sargent Corporation!

Sargent Corporation is an employee-owned company that has understood for generations that good people are the key to our success and we treat our employees like they make a difference – because they do!  Now is the time to join rank with the leader in the earthwork construction business.  In addition to excellent compensation, we offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Health Insurance with Company Contribution          
  • Health Savings Account with Company Contribution
  • Voluntary Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance, AD&D, and Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Voluntary Disability Coverage (STD & LTD)
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with Company Match
  • Wellness Program with Incentives
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Safety Incentives
  • Paid Vacations
  • Holiday Pay
  • Guaranteed 40 Hour Week
  • Travel Pay

Current Openings:

NEW!  Earthwork Superintendent

Provides overall on-site administrative and technical management on an assigned construction project site, including the scheduling, coordination, supervision, and safety of all activities.

Position requires thorough knowledge of all aspects of earthwork construction including the use of technology, equipment, construction methods, engineering drawings and methods, cost control, and scheduling.  A four-year degree in engineering or construction management or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience is required.  Excellent communication, organizational and supervisory skills are essential.  Experience with OSHA and MSHA regulations required.  Minimum of five to seven years of earthwork construction experience required.  EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 4/26/2017

NEW!  Earthwork Foreperson

Responsible for supervising and coordinating activities of workers engaged in earth division construction projects.

Two or four-year college degree in construction related major preferred, or, an equivalent combination of technical training and or experience.  Minimum of five to seven years experience in all aspects of earthwork construction required EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 4/26/2017

NEW!  Heavy Equipment Operators

Operate one of several types of power construction equipment such as backhoe, bulldozer, excavator, front end loader, roller, skidsteer or tractor to excavate, move and grade earth and install structures.

Our projects are wide spread requiring the ability and willingness to travel as necessary.   Some operators work in one department/division, whereas others are transferred between departments/divisions, from task to task or from project to project according to the availability of work or on a seasonal basis.  Must be willing to work in a team environment and labor as needed.  Minimum of five to seven years of operator experience in an earthwork environment required.  EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 4/26/2017

Mid-Atlantic Openings:

New!  Excavator Operator – Mid-Atlantic Region

Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in earthwork and/or underground utility construction.  Excellent references required.  Ideal candidate will read plans & specs and have experience in site development, highway or mass grading.  Candidate must follow Sargent Corporation safety policy and all OSHA and MSHA standards.

Applicants must posses a valid driver’s license and own a reliable vehicle. Position requires flexible hours and travel.  EOE. Click here to apply.

Posted 4/14/2017

New!  Layout Foreman – Mid-Atlantic Region

Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3 years of experience.  Resume required.  Candidate must be experienced in earthwork and/or underground utility construction.  Experience conducting Layout/Stakeout of the work site using Trimble GPS system.  Excellent references required.  Ideal candidate will read plans & specs and have experience in site development, highway or mass grading.  Candidate must follow Sargent Corporation safety policy and all OSHA and MSHA standards.

We prefer applicants possess a valid driver’s license and own a reliable vehicle.  Position requires flexible hours and travel.  EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 4/14/2017

New!  Fine Grade Bulldozer Operator – Mid-Atlantic Region

Ideal candidate will have a minimum of 3-5 years of experience in earthwork and/or underground utility construction, site development, highway, or mass grading; have the ability to read plans & specs; experience with GPS; and be familiar with OSHA and MSHA standards.

Position requires flexible hours and travel.   Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and have reliable transportation.  EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 3/17/2017

New!  Earthwork Superintendent – Mid-Atlantic Region

Provides overall on-site administrative and technical management on an assigned construction project site, including the scheduling, coordination, supervision, and safety of all activities.

Position requires thorough knowledge of all aspects of earthwork construction including the use of technology, equipment, construction methods, engineering drawings and methods, cost control, and scheduling.  A four-year degree in engineering or construction management or equivalent combination of technical training and/or related experience is required.  Excellent communication, organizational and supervisory skills are essential.  Experience with OSHA and MSHA regulations required.

Applicant must be willing to travel up to a week at a time.  Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and have reliable transportation.  A complete job description is available upon request.  Salary will be discussed during the interview process.  EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 3/17/2017

New!  Summer Internship – Mid-Atlantic Region

Position works under the direct supervision of the project foreperson and performs a variety of manual/physical tasks required for the completion of construction projects including the installation of aggregates, pipe, fabrics, erosion control measures and other materials needed to complete assigned work.  Candidate will operate various tools and small equipment such as shovels, rakes and compactors.

Position requires flexible hours and travel.  Applicant must possess a valid driver’s license and have reliable transportation.   EOE.  Click here to apply.

Posted 3/17/2017
Sargent Corporation is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer.  Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.