Field Technician 3 | Dallas | Texas

Alternate Job Title SUE Technician
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 18-P185-377
Division SUE Southwest Emp
Office Dallas, Texas
Position Location Dallas
Date Posted 09/07/2018

Duties

Ability to read and interpret utility company prints and design plans.
Must have a high level of communication skills.
Must be highly organized.
Must have excellent problem solving skills.
Valid driver's license with clean driving record.

Ability to obtain a DOT medical card for CMV operation.

Ability to lift approximately 50 lbs.

Ability to perform physical movements and tractions, commensurate with operating heavy tools and equipment.

Ability to work outdoors in all climates.

Experience

Minimum of 3- 5 years of experience in the successful application of utilizing geophysical multi-frequency and ground penetrating radar equipment in the underground utility locating industry such as for a contract utility locating firm and/or a major utility company.
Supervisory experience is desired, but not required. Ability to read and interpret utility company prints and design plans. Must have a high level of communication skills. Must be highly organized. Must have excellent problem solving skills. Valid driver's license with clean driving record.

Skills

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

This highly skilled unique position performs all required designating / research tasks in order to locate all existing underground utility facilities utilizing a wide array of electronic designating equipment to include but not limited to electronic multi-frequency/scanning and ground penetrating radar equipment.

The ideal candidate will also possess experience in utilizing vacuum excavation type trucks/equipment as well as hand tools to visual excavate and verify such designated utilities.

Additional tools and equipment that will be utilized to complete the task will include but not limited to jackhammer, pogo-tamper, concrete saw, compressor blower, vacuum hose and air lance and hand tools.

Drives commercial motor vehicles, however a CDL license is not required.

Completes paperwork including record keeping and simple mathematics legibly and accurately.

Completes detailed accurate daily reports, forms and field sketches, both electronically as well as draft by hand.

Performs related duties such as setting up maintenance of traffic as required, making basic field measurements and performing other simple geophysical prospecting as instructed.

Performs daily basic maintenance on vehicles.

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

High School Diploma/GED .

Other

* Please Note that selected candidates will be required to pass a drug, background and reference screening.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled.