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groundman

[′grau̇nd‚mən]
(engineering)
A person employed in digging or excavating.
(mining engineering)
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Duffs career has spanned more than 31 years with the same company working as a groundman, lineman, foreman, splicer, installer, backhoe operator, project superintendent and division manager.
Groundman Peter Marron blames Sky television for the poor pitch.
Prior to assuming his current duties in 1980, Johnny served in the positions of director of member services, work order clerk, meter reader, warehouse -- groundman, and assistant staking engineer He has been employed at Otero Electric for 23 years.
Groundman Atiq-ur-Rehman said that three pitches have been prepared which will be used during the five matches staged at this ground.
PAUL Faulkner is confident the Villa Park pitch will be perfect for tomorrow's friendly against Malaga and the rest of the season despite the exit of Villa's award-winning groundman.
Middlesbrough (Mandale) did well in the younger age groups with three individual winners - Alex Groundman in the U-13 boys, Grant Hawkins in the U-15 boys and Stephanie Allison in the U-15 girls.
Terry has been employed at the Cooperative since 1973, first as a groundman, then as a journeyman lineman before assuming his current responsibilities in 1991.
Van Pelt has worked for the municipal utility for more than 33 years, starting as a groundman in 1985.
He served at NSK for nearly half a century and rose as the Head Groundman in eighties.