Utility Line Locator – Damage Prevention Technician
Do you like working outdoors in any weather?
Does a busy fast-paced work day appeal to you?
Are you detail-oriented and organized?
Do you enjoy working independently as well as being part of a team?
Want to learn plan sheet interpretation and use of Geographic Information System Software?
Genoa Township Utility Department is excited to announce an opening for a Utility Line Locator. We offer paid comprehensive training, use of a municipal truck, and an excellent benefit package. The Utility Line Locator will work under the supervision of the Distribution Supervisor and will also learn skills for water distribution and collection.
Starting Salary: $16.00/hr
The Genoa Township Utility Department is responsible for overall management, planning, and operation of the municipal water and sewer systems for Marion, Howell, Oceola, and Genoa Townships. The department oversees two (2) wastewater treatment plants, a sanitary collection system with over 500,000 linear feet of pipe and 56 pump stations, two (2) water treatment plants, and a water distribution system with over 750,000 linear feet of pipe, eight (8) water towers, and five (5) booster stations. Today, the Utility Department has 25 employees located amongst the Township Hall, Marion-Howell-Oceola-Genoa Water facility, and the Genoa-Oceola Wastewater treatment plant.
Though we will provide training for your day-to-day activities, we need you to step into the roll with a polished, professional demeanor, acute attention to detail, and exceptional customer service. Our residents are are number one priority!
Under direction of the Deputy Director, the Utility Line Locator performs field location and marking of underground sewer and water utilities as part of the MISS DIG system, as well as documentation and positive response duties. The following duties are illustrative and not a comprehensive list of responsibilities. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related, or a logical assignment to the position.
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Minimum Level of Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:
Environmental aspects (weather, dust, noise, odor, etc.) play an important role in this job. Must be able to work outdoors in all seasons and weather conditions and will perform duties at several treatment plant, collection system or distribution system locations.
Primary functions require sufficient physical mobility to work in the field environment to walk, stand, stoop, bend, kneel, crouch, crawl, climb, twist, grasp, and make repetitive hand movement. Must climb unusual heights on ladders, lift, carry, push, and/or pull heavy amounts of weight.
Statements on all job descriptions are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to the classification. Job descriptions are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills. The employer reserves the right to change the job at any time. Genoa Charter Township is an equal opportunity employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans, and persons with disabilities.
Please click on the following link to apply: https://app.hiremojo.com/mojo/ce/472137215/Genoa-Township/Michigan/Brighton/Utility-Line-Locator
MHOG is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities. Must be able to work in the United States without sponsorship.