Field Technician 2 | South Jordan | Utah

Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 17-P009-273
Division SUE Emp
Office South Jordan, Utah
Position Location South Jordan, Utah
Date Posted 06/01/2017

Duties

Target candidate must be able to operate and maintain a utility locating vacuum excavation (potholing) truck and related equipment safely and efficiently. Able to operate pneumatic air tools such as jackhammers and pogo tamper. Basic understanding of underground utilities, create legible field sketches, simple mathematics, field measurements, and document daily activities. Perform other duties as assigned.

Experience

Utility underground work and vacuum excavation truck experience a plus. Understanding basic traffic control and the hazards associated with working in and around traffic and following safety precautions.

Skills

Have a basic knowledge of various underground utilities and able to identify surface features associated with various utilities (valves, hydrants, vaults, manholes…). Must be able to follow instructions, possess the ability to be trained, mentored and have a positive can-do attitude are necessities. Being mechanically inclined and have the ability to perform basic equipment maintenance a plus.

Degrees / Licenses (R)equired – (P)referred

High School Diploma is required along with a valid current driver’s license and clean driving record. The ability to pass a physical to obtain a Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical card for Commercial Motor Vehicle operation is required.

Other

Must be able to lift 50 pounds, walk for extended periods, and work in all weather conditions and climates, willing to work evenings/weekends when required. Must be willing to travel for overnight and extended stay projects as required. Pre-employment drug testing is required as a condition of employment & random drug test for contracts as required. EOE/M/F/Veteran/Disabled