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Pike Corporation Distribution Field Technician I in Farmville, Virginia

Responsible for the collection of facilities field data as specified for use by others in updating facilities records or preparing design documents. This position encompasses data collection, measurement, mapping, field photography, equipment or unit inventory, staking, and similar field-based reconnaissance at the direction of senior technical or engineering employees. This position will often work with more senior employees in the field acting as a design or staking assistant. POWER UTILITY AND TELECOMMUNICATIONS EXPERIENCE DESIRED *Joint use work experience desired Essential Duties: Among the incumbent’s responsibilities are the following: •The incumbent will adhere to and be a strong advocate for Pike's Core Values to both Pike Engineering employees and our client(s) •The incumbent will be familiar with and follow all practices as outlined in the Pike Engineering Safety Manual •The incumbent will be an advocate of safety and participate in all safety initiatives •Accurately and neatly gather field data using paper drawings, forms, electronic data collection devices, digital cameras, or other formats and/or devices specified by the project manager and/or client. •Correctly identify items to be documented in the field with minimal supervisory assistance. •Quickly learn and apply technology tools such as hand-held data collection units, laser range finders, digital cameras, and GPS receivers. -Accurately record measurements and dimensions of requested items; be able to recognize levels of detail required to create a complete and accurate accounting of the field inventory and environment per the project specifications. •Incumbent may be required to assist in power restoration efforts in natural disaster events (eg: driver, wire sitter, runner) •Accurately records data and measurements using correct standards and symbology such that the resulting product is clear and easily understood by office based project personnel. •Meets production targets and understands the importance of project deliverables and milestones •Overnight travel may be required at times Position Requirements: *High school diploma or equivalent* •Self-Motivated •Follow all Pike Engineering and client safety practices and promote a safe working environment •Work independently •Team-Oriented •Customer Oriented •Able to manage multiple tasks and assist in the training of new peers •Be able and comfortable working in an outside environment •The incumbent will have a valid drivers license *Organization: Pike Corporation, Inc. *Title: *Distribution Field Technician I Location: Virginia-Farmville Requisition ID: 210000SA