JOB STATUS:

Full-time

LOCATION:

Dickinson, ND

SALARY:

Competitive compensation, commensurate with experience, health, vision & dental insurance, 401k matching program, Safety Equipment & Clothing/Company Vehicle/Computer & Software (if applicable), Paid Holidays, PTO.

WHS is seeking a highly motivated and talented Utility Locator to be part of our growing team based out of our Dickinson, ND office. Our Civil Engineering and Land Surveying team offers support for all public and private projects delivering expertise for a wide range of municipal, commercial, oil/gas, and industrial clients. We have developed long-term client relationships, a great working environment, a balanced work/play/live culture, and offer excellent salaries and benefits.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Complete job priorities in the field as defined and established by company;

•  Respond to locate requests within legal time limit;

•  Determine client/employer needs from existing and new work generated;

•  Maintaining communication and information for the office and field team;

•  Maintaining GPS equipment, UTV, and truck;

•  Accurately posts, paints/places locating markers, flags etc. (APWA);

•  Provide accurate documentation and/or sketches related to all locates;

•  Other duties as directed.

QUALIFICATIONS:

•  High School Diploma or equivalent

•  Valid Driver’s License

•  Able to work outdoors in various weather conditions

•  Available to work overtime and weekends if necessary

•  WHS is under DISA program. Since this is the case, there are pre-employment and random drug screenings that will be mandatory as conditions of employment.

SKILLS:

•  Knowledge of utility maps, prints, and aerial imagery, to identify the size and type of underground utility;

•  Understanding and following safety practices pertaining to locating work;

•  Understanding and application of field notes;

•  Some knowledge of ND laws, statutes, and ordinances;

•  Knowledge of Trimble GPS equipment and TBC;

•  Ability to work long hours for extended periods when projects demand;

•  Must have strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and troubleshooting abilities;

•  Outstanding communication skills;

•  Reading and understanding of numbers;

•  Understanding and following policies and procedures.

For questions or to submit a resume and cover letter please email sarnoldi@whsmithpc.com