Locator
Chicago, IL US
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Job Description

Plans, directs, and coordinates activities concerned with locating and marking underground utilities by performing the following duties.

  • Uses electronic locating devices, as-built drawings, maps and/or atlases to accurately mark the location of underground facilities.
  • Demonstrates familiarity with telecommunications, sewer, water, streetlight, and traffic signal facilities.
  • Prepares and submits backup documentation for each locate. Documentation may include, but is not limited to, daily reports, locate tracking forms, and photos.
  • Identifies and records discrepancies on as-built drawings, maps, and/or atlases.
  • Is responsible for observing active construction work and protecting existing facilities.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE

High school diploma or GED equivalent. Addition technical training or experience is a plus. Incumbent must possess a valid driver's license.

LANGUAGE SKILLS

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret engineering and construction drawings and specifications, common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and other documents. Communicates effectively in both oral and written English technical language, both in interpreting requirements and providing reports.

REASONING ABILITY

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret a variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

While performing the duties of this job, the incumbent is regularly required to sit; use hand and fingers, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The incumbent is required to walk daily on construction sites in rough terrain, and climb ladders and facilities under construction. The incumbent is occasionally required to stand for long periods of time. The incumbent may be required to lift and/or move up to 10 lbs. And occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 or 100 lbs. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

While performing the duties of this job, the incumbent regularly splits time between work in a semi-quiet construction office environment and on construction sites, where there is moderate to occasional great noise levels. Some travel may be required.

Number Of Positions: 1

Closing Date: 2017-11-30


EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
G4S is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
and an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Salary and Benefits
Competitive
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
Open
 This company is a Federal Contractor
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