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Utility Locator

Company: Olameter Corporation
Location: Grand Forks
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

We're currently hiring for Locator Technicians in Grand Forks, ND! Experienced Locators are preferred, but we are also accepting inexperienced applicants and will provide paid training! Starting wage ranging from $22-$26/hour depending on experience.All of our field technicians are provided with:

  • Safety gear including company boot (allowance), vests, glasses, etc.
  • Military-grade computer device
  • The company issued truck with home garaging privileges
  • Company fuel card (yes, we pay your gas!)
  • Comprehensive Benefits including Medical, Dental and Vision insurance, 401K, Life insurance and short term Disability (FULL paid health insurance for singles!)Olameter is one of the largest meter servicing companies in North America with over 1,500 employees providing services in 30 states and provinces to over 300 utilities.Responsibilities: Line locators will work under the direction of their company supervisor, performing work that involves visual inspection of predefined construction areas and reading and interpretation of utility maps to determine the presence of underground utilities, while using special electronic equipment to locate and protect the utility from being damaged. Some of these utilities include gas, electric, water, cable, sewer and more.Requirements:
    • Valid driver's license
    • Must successfully pass pre-employment screenings: drug test, background check, and driving record
    • Upon employment, subject to random drug testing in compliance with DOT guidelinesWorking Conditions and Hours:
      • Hours Mon-Fri 7am - 5pm
      • Outdoor work environment
      • Driving company vehicle to and from work sites
      • Normal working hours are daylight hours; limited work hours on weekends except for periodic on-call duty and mass workloadsKnowledge and Abilities:
        • Successfully complete the company's training program and pass applicable written and field tests
        • Develop a general knowledge of state and local damage prevention regulations
        • Learn and apply safety measure relating to motor vehicle operation and other field related mattersOlameter is one of the largest meter servicing companies in North America with over 1,500 employees providing services in 30 states and provinces to over 300 utilities. Olameter is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state/provincial, or local laws.If you have a condition that may prevent you from applying for a job online or need to request an accommodation during the interview process, please contact us at 1-800-903-7003.If you want to take the next step in your career, we encourage you to apply today! #INDLUSCompensation details: 22-26 Hourly WagePIbcf9668de3f6-31181-34020838

Keywords: Olameter Corporation, Grand Forks , Utility Locator, Other , Grand Forks, North Dakota

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