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Burns Dirt

Our Purpose

We believe that our people are the core of what makes Burns Dirt Construction the highly regarded company that it has become since 1977. Together, we execute high quality heavy civil construction projects by investing in our people and maintaining a client-focused mindset. Our targeted growth in the Southeastern market is to provide opportunities for our employees to reach their full potential personally and professionally.

Our machines move dirt. Our people shape the world.

Our Core Values


We believe that happy people build great things. We encourage and facilitate the pursuit of a better life balance for all employees.


Whether it’s capital in machinery or time in training, we believe some things are worth investing in. We pour resources and effort into all parts of the company to create a culture of learning and constant improvement.


Clear and meaningful communication is at the heart of our operations. Whether you’re a new hire or a long-time partner, we strive for open and productive communication to get the job done well.


We abide by the Golden Rule and strive to treat each other, and ourselves, with fairness and respect.


We own our successes and failures, our challenges and expertise. Accountability to the highest degree motivates us to lead with intention and own who we are.