Amec Foster Wheeler Utility Locator in Charlotte, North Carolina

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking a Utility Locator to join our team in Charlotte, NC.

Key Responsibilities

  • Mark underground utilities on Amec Foster Wheeler projects

  • Operate vacuum excavation truck

  • Record collected field data in field books and or sketches

  • Aid in maintenance of all utility location equipment

  • Assist utility analyst with files and field calculations

Project Related Responsibilities

All facets of Utility Locating projects including:

  • Collection of utility records

  • Establish project limits

  • Collection of utility structures

  • Providing utility designation on Amec Foster Wheeler projects


  • High School Diploma or GED

  • 2 years of utility locating experience

  • Excellent communication skills (both written and verbal)

  • Excellent organizational skills

  • Some computer skills

  • Technical competence

  • Commitment to work with other sections and divisions of Amec Foster Wheeler

  • Ability to work on several jobs simultaneously

  • Ability to maintain good client relations

  • Valid driver’s license

  • Ability to travel

  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy


  • Familiarity with surveying

Physical Job Demands

  • Performing work in a variety of climate conditions including hot and cold weather climates

  • Requires the use of hand held equipment

  • Must be able to work in a field environment and have the ability to travel as required

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-19687

Location: US-NC-Asheville

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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