USIC Damage Prevention Technician in Poughkeepsie, New York
As leaders in the utility industry concentrating on quality and safety, RECONN is looking for people to join our team who are problem solvers, take pride in public safety, and are comfortable in a fast-paced, exciting work environment.
Our Damage Prevention Technicians are responsible for sites in which excavations are being performed. This position requires one to be knowledgeable in the construction and utility industries. Damage Prevention Technicians will ensure that Dig Safely NY is called for utility mark-out and responded to accordingly and that the scope of work with machinery is in accordance with CR753 while excavation is being performed. Damage Prevention Technicians will work with contractors on CR 753 daily, advise on corrective actions when necessary, and reinforce positively when a proper dig occurs.
A good safety background, knowledge of Microsoft Office products, basic computer functions, data entry, and smartphone use are required. Damage prevention advisors will be responsible for inspecting equipment daily and daily work planning is a must.
This is a full-time position from Catskill, NY to Poughkeepsie, NY area .
The starting pay is $1 9/ hr.
Why You'll Love Working for Us (Our Benefits):
100% paid training – We're invested in you, starting on your first day.
High-quality company vehicle – All work-related expenses are paid. This means you won't be putting mileage on your personal vehicle for work.
Company laptop, phone, and equipment – Advanced technology you can count on.
Daily pay – Access your pay when you need it most. Instantly transfer your earnings to your bank the same day.
Comprehensive insurance options – A variety of excellent insurance choices including medical, dental, vision, and life.
401(k) with company match – We will help you save for the long term with our competitive 401(k) employer match program.
PTO and paid holidays – Even in your first year, so you can spend time with your loved ones.
Post - dig season bonus – Front-line employees are the first to share in the company’s success.
Tenure Boots Program – Provides a $200 voucher to buy a new pair of work boots on your first anniversary and every year after.
Tech Health Desk – Dedicated representatives to get you what you need when you need it.
Employee discounts & perks – Outstanding discounts at major retailers and service
What We Need from You (Our Requirements):
Strong verbal and written communication and documentation skills required
Outstanding safety/quality record
High level of organizational skills, excellent time management skills, and the ability to focus on details
Knowledge of all types of gas prints
One-year experience locating gas assets preferred
Must be able to pass a drug screen
Valid driver’s license and safe driving record required
Must be able to work outdoors in all types of weather conditions; outdoor experience preferred
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
RECONN is your utility compliance and solutions partner. Our experienced teams utilize the most advanced technology to ensure superior quality and reliability. Nationwide, utility companies depend upon our oversight and precision to protect their infrastructure.