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Utility Line Locator


This position operates equipment and instruments to locate underground utility lines.

Examples of Work

Job functions are specific duties that would be included in the essential functions of the job description.  These functions are not all-inclusive nor do they cover the full extent of the duties performed.

  • Responsible for locating, marking and protecting main and service lines used for electric, chilled water, steam water, wastewater, fiber optic, gas and reclaimed water.
  • Process dig permit applications.
  • Coordinate with mapping technicians to update utility records.
  • Coordinate field appointments.

Education and Experience

High school diploma and three years of appropriate experience. Appropriate college coursework or vocational/technical training may substitute at an equivalent rate for the required experience.

Licensure and Certification



This position may include supervisory responsibility.

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