Warren RECC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
WARREN RURAL ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE CORPORATION
ENGINEERING & OPERATIONS DEPARTMENT
UNDERGROUND FACILITIES LOCATOR
Coordinates 811 underground locates.
To provide prompt and efficient service to members by locating and marking underground facilities in accordance with the rules and regulations as set forth by Kentucky 811 and Warren RECC.
To create a positive relationship between the Cooperative and our customers.
Reports to: Manager of Operational Services
Manages KY 811 underground locate requests and creates service orders for requests.
Locates and marks underground electrical, Millennium Energy gas, and fiber facilities as needed.
Closes service orders on IPad upon completion using NISC.
Assists operations personnel as needed.
Has knowledge of NISC, TruckMap and other Warren RECC software.
Makes daily checks on tools, cooperative vehicles, and protective equipment and recommends replacement when necessary.
Reports conditions of Cooperative facilities that need attention and/or repair. Examples are loose service or meter bases, sagging lines, overhanging limbs, meter tampering, etc.
Maintains database of Kentucky 811 underground locates.
Must be able to use safe work practices to work around energized pad mount transformers and secondary pedestals
Works according to safety rules and policies adopted by Warren RECC, is responsible for own safety, and reports all accidents to supervisor.
Complies with traffic laws, regulations, and safe practices while operating any company vehicle.
IMPORTANT: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. An employee will also perform other reasonably related job responsibilities as assigned by the immediate supervisor and other management as required.
Warren RECC reserves the right to revise or change job duties as the need arises. This job description does not constitute a written or implied contract of employment. Management reserves the right to change job descriptions, job duties, or working schedules based on the needs of the Cooperatives and/or their duties to accommodate individuals with disabilities.
Must be experienced in meeting and dealing with the public. Proficient in Microsoft Office Products. Must have knowledge of NISC, TruckMap, and other Warren RECC computer systems.
Must have a general knowledge of the Cooperative service area as to roads and access. Must have a sound knowledge of a portion of the National Electric Safety Code. Must have completed CPR and First Aid Courses.
ABILITIES AND SKILLS
Must be familiar with service area and able to read and interpret system maps in order to organize work and locate accounts. Must be able to deal with members effectively. Should be able to meet people easily and answer inquiries satisfactorily. Should not divulge confidential information. Must have Groundman skills to be able to work with service and line crews. Must knowledge of NISC to access and input information accurately and efficiently. Must be flexible for changes in work assignments and scheduling of work.
Must be able to do outside work in all kinds of weather and road conditions with considerable driving and walking. Will be in and out of truck several times during the day. Fences to climb and bad dogs are not uncommon. Some heavy lifting required. Must be able to work overtime as required. Should be willing to attend training courses related to work.
Must have a valid driver's license. Must wear appropriate PPE while performing job duties.
Job closes Monday July 26, 2021 at midnight.
About Warren RECC
Warren RECC was formed in 1938 to bring electricity to individuals and communities in rural areas of South Central Kentucky and we are still run locally. We serve over 67,000 members in Warren, Simpson, Butler, Grayson, Barren, Ohio, Logan and Edmonson counties. From your home to the businesses that you depend on every day, we provide the power they need to run. It’s our mission to make sure our community thrives. If you are interested in an atmosphere of teamwork and community spirit, consider applying for a position at Warren RECC.