Your Benefits

We're Invested in Your Success

Quarterly Bonus Potential

Starting on day one, you are eligible to earn a quarterly bonus in addition to your weekly pay. On average, our bonus payout is equal to one week of pay per quarter.

That means more money in YOUR pocket, just for being on the HGC team and helping us be the best!

35 Hour Guarantee

We are committed to providing our team with a steady and reliable paycheck. Every hourly teammate receives a minimum of 35 hours each pay period, regardless of weather or job site conditions.

Paid Vacation Time

Our compensation package includes more than just competitive pay rates. After 90 days, every teammate receives one week paid vacation. After one year, a second week of paid vacation is received. Everyone at HGC has the opportunity to continue earning more time off throughout their career with us!

Comprehensive Insurance

Our robust insurance package is available to all HGC teammates after 90 days of employment.

In addition to coverage options for medical, dental and vision, we offer life insurance coverage and an Employee Assistance Program.


In partnership with Cigna, our in-house Wellness Coach, Kelly, is available to our teammates for personal health coaching at no additional cost!


We have also recently partnered with Tryon Medical Partners to offer our teammates more convenient preventative care, free of charge, through Tryon Direct.


Our employer-sponsored 401(k) plan helps you better prepare for the future. We proudly match 100% of your contributions dollar-for-dollar for the first 3% and will match at 50% for contributing between 4-5%.

Innovative Technology

From GPS-integrated equipment to jobsite drones, the utilization of new project management tools and software, as well as our CAT Simulators, our team is pushing the boundaries of modernization in the construction industry. Our technology is available to every teammate, so precision and ongoing training are right at your fingertips

Training & Development

We are dedicated to providing our team with the skills they need to be safe and efficient while creating opportunities for each person be successful.

Our state-of-the-art training facility, the HGC Academy, was built with you in mind. Our curriculum of classroom and simulator training, paired with our hands-on training in the field, means the sky is the limit for your future!


Home Every Night

Your work-life balance is important to us! With a local footprint around Charlotte, NC, we take pride in being able to send each teammate home every night.

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Bilingual Safety Trainer

We are looking for a solutions-driven teammate ready to help positively influence the safety culture at HGC!


Utility Lead Excavator

We are looking for dependable and skilled excavator operators, ready to make a difference on our utility crews!


Pipe Layers

Interested in beginning a career in construction? We are looking for teammates eager to learn and ready to help our utilities team continue to be the best!

Be Part of Something Bigger

As a company dedicated to creating an environment where our team feels valued, HGC has been proudly recognized by the Charlotte Business Journal as a Best Place to Work in 2019, 2021, 2022, and 2023.

In addition, the Charlotte Observer has named HGC a Top Workplace every year since 2018, including Top Workplace USA in 2021. In 2023, HGC received 1st place in the Top Workplaces Large Business Category and Brian McManus won Top Business Leader of the Year in the same category.

Our commitment to continuous improvement as an industry-leading employer has given us the opportunity to reevaluate our benefits and create new employee recognition and incentive programs.