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Locate Technician/Tacoma, WA

Date Posted: 3/7/2014
Job Code: WATL0314
Hiring Supervisor: James Yoder
Position Status: Hourly
Location: Tacoma, WA
Pay Zone: $12.000 - $18.00/hr DOE
Relocation Benefits: No Relocation Benefits Provided
Drug Screen: Pre-employment


Job Description:

Daily contact with utility managers, crews, homeowners, and contractors discussing locate issues. Prioritize work by going through all locate requests to determine routing. Read and understand utility provided maps to assist in identification of underground utilities.


90% of job time is spent in field environment with some administrative work required and exposure to all field hazards. Occasional lifting of materials up to 50 pounds required. Office hours and schedule may vary. Requires up to 5 miles a day walking at least twice a week.


When considering applicants for this position, the selection process will take into consideration the needs of the Company, including such factors as reorganization requirements, diversity opportunities, relocation requirements, employee development, and job succession.



The successful applicant must be able to work well in an unsupervised situation and have the ability to solve problems. Knowledge of underground utility construction and the area is preferred. Must have solid oral and written communication skills, and the ability to work with people. Must have a valid driver’s license with a good driving record and be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen.


Application Procedure:

Apply by faxing application and/or resume to Job Code WATL0314 at 509-893-7576 or emailing


We Are An Equal Opportunity Employer




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