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MasTec Utility Services Utility Locator in San Jose, California

MasTec North America, Inc. is a leading national infrastructure construction company operating throughout the United States. MasTec – Utility Services Group’s activities include the installation, maintenance and upgrade of communication and utility infrastructure. MasTec – Utility Services Group is seeking a UTILITY LOCATOR for our CA Bay Area operations

Summary: A Utility Locator MasTec identifies, locates, and marks the location of subsurface utilities in order to minimize accidental damage or disruption of service due to construction excavation activities and must be familiar with industry standards, policies, guidelines, and procedures.

Duties Include:

  • Performs a variety of skilled and semiskilled activities to facilitate safe excavation. These activities include but are not limited to:

  • locating and marking existing City-owned underground infrastructure including: natural gas (including high-pressure gas and regulator stations and vaults), electric primary and secondary lines (including J-boxes and vaults), water lines, gas and water valves (including electronic markers), wastewater lines, and e-Streets fiber (including J-boxes and vaults), reclaim water system, chilled water/district cooling system, storm water collection system, streetlights, and traffic signals (including fiber optic, telephone and loop components).

  • Employees in this class perform assignments in hazardous traffic environments and are required to use appropriate safety equipment and procedures.

  • An employee in this class uses computers and a variety of specialized, sensitive electronic equipment to locate utility lines and valves in the right-of-way and utility easement.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Any combination of training, education, and experience equivalent to two years’ full-time employment in underground or utility construction-related work involving some responsibility for reading and interpreting project plans, blueprints, electronic quarter section and plat maps, or related materials two years’ full-time employment using electronic locating devices;

  • Ability to work in all types of weather including heat, cold, rain, fog, etc.

  • Ability to work all shifts which could include weekends and holiday as needed;

  • Valid Driver’s License with a clean driving record

  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. unassisted;

  • Ability to bend, stoop, kneel or access vaults, etc.;

  • Ability to work independently.

Preferred Qualifications:

· Class A Commercial Driver’s license or the ability to obtain on within a specified time period.

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All applicants must pass a background check and pre-employment drug screen. Benefits available include Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life insurance, a 401k plan and Employee Stock Purchase plan. MasTec is a publically traded company MTZ (NYSE).

MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec’s policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.

Title: Utility Locator

Location: CA-San Jose

Requisition ID: 35173