GIS Field Technician in Training in the Seattle, Washington area We have an opening on our team for an entry level field technician. Will train. Compensation: $18.50/hr. to start (Pay commensurate with experience) Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision and Short Term Disability Insurance; company paid life insurance; 401(k) Company matching (after 1 year of service), up to 5% after year 1; Paid Personal Time Off (PTO), and Paid Holidays; Profit Sharing, and opportunities for advancement Employment type: full-time We are looking for someone who is: self-motivated as well as team-oriented individual who possesses a good work ethicenjoys working hands-on and outside in various weatherenjoys working in a moderate to fast pace work environment and able to walk 2 to 5 miles per day on various terrainmechanically inclined and possess working knowledge of using a variety of small tools, such as measuring tape, screw drivers and wrenchesable and willing to work around sewers as well as enter a manhole, when necessaryDrug free, including marijuana (we follow DOT regulations)Possess some technical skills to be able to quickly learn and use specific computer software, cell phone applications, and a type of GPS equipmentValid Driver's License with a good driving recordMust be able to lift up to 50 lbs. routinelyMust be able to work independently as well as with a teamPossesses a high school diploma or GED Job Duties include (but are not inclusive): All (Mainline and Push) Crew Learn how to appropriately communicate with homeowners, crew leaders, & supervisorsLearn safe operation of company vehicles, including cone placement and parkingLearn how to use the Trimble GPS unitWill assist with the cleanliness of all equipment and areas of the work vehicleBe responsible for other duties, as assigned Mainline Learn to assemble and disassemble the lateral launch vehicleLearn how to fill equipment with nitrogen & leak test (if Rausch)Learn how to pin and reference features accuratelyLearn how to safely operate winch to lower and retrieve robot from manholeComplete Confined Space Entry and Blood Borne Pathogen TrainingLearn to accurately use locator and energizerLearn proper ways to mark features on street or property
We are a drug free workplace and follow OSHA and DOT regulations. You must be drug free and remain drug free and possess a valid driver's license with no accidents within the previous 3 years. You will be required to pass a drug test and DOT physical examination (vision, hearing, etc.) as well as a background check.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, color, creed, ancestry, religion, orientation, age, sex, marital status, national origin, disability, genetic information, handicap or veteran status. Category: Engineering , Keywords: GIS Technician