Utility Locator, #40484, Bryan, TX

Website PacTel Solutions

Utility Locator, #40484, Bryan, TX

Compensation: $44.75/per hour

PacTel Solutions is looking for a Utility Locator for a 1–year contract position with Frontier Communications located at 301 Industrial Blvd, Bryan, TX.

Utility Locators are responsible for pinpointing the paths of cables, pipes and other conduits that carry utilities underground. The locators’ efforts protect underground utilities from damage during projects involving excavation.

Required – Must provide your own locate equipment

Job Description

• Thoroughly search for underground utilities in a designated area, accurately marking the location, completing the necessary documentation, and photographing each locate.

• Identify and map location and depth of utilities such as water, sewer, gas, cable, oil and electric lines

• Communicate with clients, engineers, and management

• Use a variety of locating techniques, such as electrical, magnetic, GPS, blueprint analysis, and/or radar) to measure utilities.

Required Skills/ Abilities

• Strong attention to detail

• Passion for accuracy

• Self-motivated and able to work alone

• Strong communication skills with the general public

• Ability to follow oral and written instructions

• Must be able to comply with all safety and personnel policy procedures

• Must have a reliable vehicle that will be used for transportation to all work sites

• Ability to read GIS, diagrams, and As-builts accurately and efficiently

Physical Requirements

• Must have physical strength, balance, hand-eye coordination, and stamina necessary to complete jobs in various areas.

• Must be able to lift and carry up to 80 pounds and push and/or pull 50-pound loads at a time.

• Must be able to stand and walk up to eight hours per day and climb multiple sets of stairs while carrying materials weighing between 40 and 60 pounds.

• Must be able to work in different temperatures and changing weather conditions.

• Must be able to traverse and inspect all areas of jobsite in all types of weather; this may include walking, climbing, reaching, bending, crawling, or stretching.

• Exposure to characteristic construction site dangers.

• Must have flexibility in scheduling to meet the needs of the business.

Education & Experience

• High school diploma or equivalent required

• Vocational school training or apprenticeship preferred

• On-the-job training offered

• Class C valid driver’s license required

Hours:  8:00am to 5:00pm

Principals only-no 3rd party vendors.  Recruiters, please do not contact this poster.

    • Resumes that are submitted by a 3rd party vendor CANNOT be considered and will be discarded.
    • Potential candidates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
    • Please include your work authorization status under your name and a “Skills” section that reflects your knowledge, skills, and experience that pertain to the position you are applying for. This helps your resume pass the screening process.
    • We are not able to supply relocation packages or immigration sponsorships.
    • Drug and 7 year Background (including education verification) screening required upon offer of position.
    • If you have already submitted your resume for this position with another supplier,  please do not submit your resume to us for the same position.

    PacTel Solutions is always looking for excellent talent.


    Utility Locator, #40484

    If you have trouble submitting the form please email your resume to hrstaffing@pactelsolutions.net


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