GDS Associates, Inc. has an opportunity for a Meter Reader/Field Technician to work on a temporary project (2-3 months) in the Hi-Line Engineering department. This position collects data in the field for assigned projects. The main responsibilities are listed below.
Inventory and map utility assets using GPS technology and hand held data collection devices.
Inspect utility assets given a set of criteria.
Assist Staking Technicians as needed.
Hi-Line Engineering, a GDS company, offers planning, mapping, and design services to the electric utility industry throughout the United States. We provide high-quality, personal service to rural electric cooperatives, investor-owned utilities, municipals, and the U.S. military.
GDS is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
High school diploma or GED equivalent.
Travel will be 90-100% and typically be in the Dahlonega area. Travel will be from employee’s home to the project site and back daily.
Must have reliable vehicle.
Flexibility and availability to work extra hours when necessary to meet project requirements.
Physical ability to walk several miles per day and maneuver around obstacles including ditches and fences to access utility assets located on customer premises.
Ability to work independently with limited supervision.
Must pass a background check (includes driving records).
Keyword: meter reader, technician
From: GDS Associates Inc