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Utility Locator

Full-time Employee


Detroit Metro and Grand Rapids Markets




IBEW work. Based on skill level


2+ years of locating experience. Understanding of all utilities and distribution networks. Ability to read maps. Requires good communication skills. Valid drivers license with a clean record. Must pass background check and all pre-employment screenings including drug test.

Other Requirements

All tools required for the position are provided by the company

Job Description

The position requires
• Performs all duties according to prescribed safety procedures and uses appropriate safety equipment.
• Ability to locate existing underground utilities. Verify marks provided by 811 member utilities prior to internal crews arriving to the project work location
• Technically reliable and perform locates in timely and cost efficient manner.
• Provides support to underground crews during all phases of construction activity.
• Current valid driver’s license with a clean driving record is required.
• 2+ years of experience as a locator and have the knowledge on how distribution safety issues
• Must be able to lift, reach, dig and carry heavy objects; with frequent lifting up to 50 pounds and infrequent lifting of up to 100 pounds.
• This position requires significant time doing manual labor functions, walking on uneven ground, working in tight spaces and in general, being overall physically demanding. Must be able to perform physical work and perform duties in a safe and efficient manner.
• Work up to 6 days per week in an all -weather environment and be willing to travel as required.
• Must be available for after hours call-out emergency locate requests
• A pre-employment, on site certification will be required. The applicant must successfully show that he/she can complete the duties as described within this document to the satisfaction of the construction supervision.
• All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol test, random testing will be completed after date of hire.
• Must pass a customer driven background check.
• All applicants must follow safety guidelines and wear personal protective equipment at all times.
• All applicants must speak the English language fluently and clearly.


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