Pike Electric, Inc
Distribution Field Technician I (Engineering)
Position Overview: This is the first level of the field technician positions. This position may be a training slot for a Designer and/or CAD position within the organization. Desired qualifications for this incumbent include being well organized in actions and written communication, being familiar with common computer software including MS Office Suite and CAD drafting systems if applicable; having experience in design or line construction in a utility environment, being familiar with GIS systems and basic data structures preferred. Incumbent must have a high level of self-motivation and be able to work independently. Incumbent will be required to work in an outside environment.
Duties and Responsibilities:
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. Among the incumbent's responsibilities are the following: