Careers at Premier I&E – Utility Locate Technician


As we begin exciting new ventures within the utility locating arena, Premier Infrastructure & Energy, is seeking qualified individuals to become part of our team. Premier I&E is a rapidly growing startup focused on delivering a higher standard of quality and accuracy to subsurface locating in the Northeast. If you possess a strong work ethic and attention to detail, and are looking to become an important part of a vibrant team of professionals, join us as we expand our footprint into 2020 and beyond.

Utility Locate Technician Responsibilities:

As a Locate Technician, your primary responsibility will be to correctly, safely, and efficiently locate underground utilities. This role requires a solid work ethic, the ability to self-manage and a firm commitment to safety. You must also be comfortable working outdoors in all weather conditions, walking significant distances each day and interacting with people in a friendly and professional manner.

Utility Locate Technician specific duties in this role will include:

  • Accurately locating underground utilities and properly marking the location
  • Use & interpret various electronic locating equipment.
  • Prioritizing your daily locate requests
  • Reading and understanding utility-provided maps to assist in the identification of underground utilities
  • Ensuring that clients and contractors suffer no damages or injuries due to mis-located utilities
  • Responding to emergency calls in a timely manner
  • Participating in After Hour on-call rotation


Utility Locate Technician qualifications for the position include:

  • Ability to walk up to 5 miles a day in all weather conditions
  • Ability to lift up to 25 pounds and to bend/stoop/kneel/crawl
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean motor vehicle record
  • Ability to efficiently manage your daily schedule
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Flexibility to adapt to sudden challenges and changing work conditions
  • Ability to distinguish colors used to mark underground facilities.
  • Computer proficiency and the ability to use GPS/mapping systems


Our team members will receive the following benefits:

  • 100% Paid Training
  • Company vehicle
  • Company laptop, phone and equipment
  • Advancement opportunities
  • Robust benefit package
  • Paid holidays


Work Areas:

  • Long Island – Suffolk
  • Long Island – Nassau
  • NYC – Staten Island
  • Central New York
  • Western New York


To apply, email your resume to


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