• DGT Associates
  • $93,300.00 -147,260.00/year*
  • Boston , MA
  • Engineering
  • Full-Time

DGT Associates, New England s premier surveying and civil engineering firm, is hiring a Utility Locator Technician to join our Boston office.
We re seeking geospatial professionals to join our team for subsurface utility mapping work using geophysical instruments such as electromagnetic and Ground-Penetrating Radar (GPR) to map and locate and document existing site conditions above and below the surface.
Ideal candidates would have experience with electromagnetic interference (EMI) and ground-penetrating radar (GPR) technology and field experience with field survey and data collection, GIS and or geophysics background. Candidates should be able to open manholes, work in all weather conditions, and travel when needed at times. Familiarity with additional geophysical equipment is preferred.
Responsibilities:Read and understand survey plans and utility recordsUse electromagnetic locating equipment, GPR equipment to designate utility linesPerform and understand directions and follow company procedures and standards for all phase of field work to execute utility surveys with other field and survey staffUse survey equipment and data collectors to locate existing structures and locate marked linesPrepare field sketches and photo documentation of utilities, manholes, handholes and other itemsMust be able to maintain and care for company assigned vehicle and equipmentPerform other duties as assignedAbility to work in and around the Boston areaSome travel when necessary to other work areas
Requirements:3-5 years of field and office experiencePositive, solutions-oriented attitudeMust be OSHA 10 or OSHA 30 certified or have the ability to be certifiedMust have a valid driver s license with good driving recordAssociate s degree or higher is preferred, but not required National Utility Locating Contractors Association (Nulca) certification is preferred, but not required
?DGT Associates offers:Medical and dental plansPaid vacation, sick time and holidays401k retirement savings planLife insurance & long-term disabilityShort-term insurance optionsProfessional training & education assistanceIndustry certification reimbursement
Associated topics: climate, earth science, earthquake, environmental, geography, geomechanics, geophysics, gis, planetary, seismology

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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