Engineer Technician IV in Concord, CA US at Apex Systems

    Apex Systems
    Concord, CA 94518
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $13.68 - $22.80

    Job Description

    Leidos Engineering is seeking a full time Field Engineer to provide field inspections and support of utility poles and new customer connections throughout the SF Bay Area of CA.

    Position will require candidate to have their own reliable car, 8MP camera, Smart Phone with Data plan, and high speed internet connection at home. The successful candidate will travel around the area, interacting with customers needing new connections and upgrades to existing connections of the local utility, taking pictures of utility poles and recording data to assist in the design of the connection, upgrade or new service. Significant walking is required, 95% of this position requires field related work. Candidate will be required to be in the field year round and every day (as weather and personal safety permits), and could be subject to inspection of poles in the following areas; urban, rural, backyard pole lines, and Transmission and Distribution Right of Ways.

    The mileage and hours vary depending on the work provided from the client (work as assigned), could vary from part time to full time hours. On a daily basis pictures need to be uploaded to a shared drive from candidates home office. Protective equipment provided; hard hat, EH rated boots, safety glasses, high visibility vest. Candidate will need to be highly organized and efficient in the execution of this work. Candidate will be highly autonomous and work independently. Candidate will receive 8 to 16 hours of training prior to working alone. Hours are flexible based on need dates of inspections. Candidate will be responsible for following Leidos safety procedures and reporting progress on a weekly basis.

    QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:

    • High School Diploma required, 0-2 years experience with Electric Distribution design, Cad drafting,

    • Candidates must be able to work in both team and independent environments and to organize work to meet deadlines

    • Candidates must be able to walk at least five miles, swing a 3lb hammer, and execute field work on a daily basis

    • Willingness to travel frequently (50 - 75 miles, no overnight travel)
    • Personal vehicle use
    • Indoor and outdoor working conditions

    EEO Employer

    Apex Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate or allow discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, genetic information, registered domestic partner status, marital status, disability, status as a crime victim, protected veteran status, political affiliation, union membership, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.

    Posting ID: 559413760Posted: 2020-06-03