Utility Locating Technician

Protek Locating
Oct 17, 2016
Nov 14, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

***Compensation: $10/HR***IMMEDIATE POSITIONS FOR LOCATE TECHNICIANSProtek Locating is looking for individuals to train to become underground utility locators in Westchester & Manhattan, NY.Utility Locators are responsible for reading utility drawings, then marking the street surface with paint to identify existing underground pipes/cables prior to excavation. Please visit the following link to get an idea of what we do. may work 45+ hours per week. The position also requires occasional on-call, including some mandatory overtime and weekend and holiday work when necessary. These positions are great for people who enjoy operating independently and working outdoors.Trainees will be required to pass a paid training program.Next training class starts........ TBD (Immediately)Training classes.......................M-F 8am-5:00pmTraining pay............................$10.00/hr. for 40 hour weekUpon completion of the training program (appx 4-6 weeks), you will be assigned a dedicated shift and receive a pay rate increase. Periodic performance reviews provide a chance to increase your pay rate throughout the year.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Good driver with safe driving recordRoute yourself to job sites using maps or GPSOnce onsite - use prints to mark the surface of street in paint (to indicate the location of buried pipes).Take video of the job site after completing workDocument work performed using a laptop.Communicate to office - any problems or issuesABILITIES, SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE:Ability to communicate verbally in EnglishAbility to lift up to 80lbsWork outdoors in all types of weather conditions.Present a positive, professional, and courteous image to our customersAccurately complete essential paperworkHave a strong work ethic relating to quality and attendanceAbility to navigate using Maps or GPSEDUCATION:High School Diploma or GEDEXPERIENCE AND BACKGROUND:Some computer experience is preferredPre-employment drug test and ability to remain drug free and pass random drug tests.MUST have Driver's license for 3 YEARS or moreWE OFFER:Use of Company vehicle, laptop and cellphonePaid HolidaysPaid VacationHealth and dental plansBonus Incentives**** Please email resume or info ****POSITIONS ARE LIMITED AND WILL BE FILLED ASAP****No Phone Calls****Protek Locating is an EOE employer.