SALARY: $30,000 to $52,000
ONE OUT OF EVERY17 CANADIAN WORKERSEARNS A LIVINGIN CONSTRUCTION
• Knowledge of basic construction and maintenance materials• Able to follow written and oral instructions, understanding blueprints, working in a crew• Perform simple mathematical calculations• Ability to solve problems• Some experience as a general construction worker is helpful• Completion of high school• On the job training is provided
• Responsible for using locating equipment and hand tools• Responsible for locating underground facility lines often digging to expose them• Create reports of where underground utilities are located
UTILITY LINE LOCATOR
Locates, and marks the location of subsurface utilities in order to prevent accidental damage ordisruption of service. Locate and mark existing underground infrastructure including: naturalgas, water, wastewater lines, water, storm water collection system, streetlights, and trafﬁc signals.
OVER THE NEXT 2 DECADES40% OF NEW JOBSWILL BE IN SKILLEDTRADES AND TECHNOLOGIES