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Mears Group, Inc. Technician Assistant in Rosebush, Michigan

Title: Technician Assistant

Position: Full Time

Mears Group, Inc has an immediate opening for a Technician Assistant.

Overview

Come join one of the largest and most respected integrity solutions providers in the corrosion industry today. You will have the opportunity to work outdoors in Mother Nature throughout the USA providing technical services that protect our infrastructure both below and above ground. We currently have projects in approximately 30 states and have worked in almost every state over the past 10 years. Be a part of an industry that can provide you a lifetime of opportunity while knowing that what we do ultimately protects both the environment and the public by keeping our assets safe and in place.

Travel Requirements

Expect to travel 4-6 weeks at a time, with one week off at home. Applicant must be willing to travel by airline. Per diem, travel and lodging costs, and hourly wages while traveling are paid by the company.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Work with a crew of 2-4 team members surveying underground pipelines to identify areas of concern.

  • Learn data collection procedures and techniques.

  • Become proficient at using all survey equipment.

  • Responsible for the care and maintenance of vehicles used on projects.

  • Ensure all safety equipment is working properly and is well maintained.

  • Assist with data collection in accordance with project scope.

  • Support crew leader as requested.

  • Participate in daily safety meetings.

  • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including the timely submission of accurate expense reports, timesheets and collected data.

  • Treat all co-workers, business partners and land owners in a courteous and professional manner.

Work Environment

Must be able to perform physically demanding work for long hours outdoors and have the ability to work in different types of weather conditions in different types of environments.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to speak or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, stoop, bend, use their hands to grab, handle or feel, and reach with their hands and arms. This position requires the ability to walk up to 8 miles a day while collecting data and carrying a 30-pound backpack. This position also requires the ability to occasionally lift up to 50 pounds.

Qualifications, Education and Experience:

  • Requires a high school diploma or GED

  • Requires a valid driver’s license

  • Ability to work flexible shifts

  • Proficient in reading and writing

Required Skills

  • Basic computer skills

  • Familiarity with MS Excel and Outlook preferred

Relocation: Not Required

Benefits Offered

  • Health Insurance

  • Dental & Vision Plan

  • 401k Plan

Starting Wage

Wages will be negotiated based on work experience, certifications and skill level upon successfully passing the hiring requirements for Mears.

Disclaimers

  • The information above describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not an all-inclusive inventory of duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees holding this position.

  • Employment is contingent upon passing background and drug screenings.

This position is subject to the Federal Department of Transportation (DOT) drug & alcohol testing regulations as outlined in 49 CFR Part 382 and/or 49 CFR Part 199.

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