Aegion Corporation

Field Technician

Location US-GA-Conyers
Job ID
2021-11716

Overview

Corrpro is seeking qualified candidates with basic electrical experience for an entry-level position as a Field / Installation Technician for our Waterworks Division Team, based in our Conyers, GA office. This position requires out of town travel, Monday through Friday with most weekends spent at home. Our crews average 50 or more hours per week.

 

This position offers a signing bonus of $2,000 and relocation assistance to those not residing in the local area.  This is an essential services position and offers full-time, long-term employment with full benefits with a company that has a 71-year track record of keeping their employees busy on a year-round basis. 

 

Corrpro, a subsidiary of Aegion Corporation, is a corrosion engineering, cathodic protection, and corrosion monitoring business for the protection and preservation of infrastructure. Corrpro provides professional corrosion consulting and cathodic protection engineering services to major oil companies, government agencies, municipal water and gas utilities, universities, and public transportation agencies. 

Responsibilities

As a Field / InstallationTechnician, you will work as a part of a 2- or 3-man crew installing and servicing cathodic protection systems onto water storage tanks. Cathodic Protection is a means of preventing corrosion utilizing a low voltage DC current.  You will be working on both elevated tanks, as well as, ground storage reservoirs.

  • Installation and service maintenance of cathodic protection (corrosion control) systems on municipal and industrial water storage tanks and towers (these are above-ground, steel water storage tanks and towers of up to the height of 200 feet).
  • Installation of conduit, junction boxes, pulling wires, splicing wires, reading basic drawings and general service maintenance work
  • Understand and follow company’s safety policies and procedures
  • Daily completion of field safety assessments
  • Document activities on Daily Field Reports (handwritten)
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Please Note:  We are NOT looking for a Certified Journeyman Electrician.  The successful candidate will have basic electrical experience installing conduit and pulling wire.  He / She must have the ability to install and understand basic DC electrical circuits. Your ability to think, learn and lead will be evaluated with equal weight to the experience that you offer.  

  • Must have a valid driver's license with clear record
  • Electrical education / experience, preferred; applicants with limited experience will be considered
  • Experience running electrical conduit and associated wiring, preferred
  • Experience or ability to climb 200 feet water towers
  • Experience operating basic hand tools and small power tools
  • Strong team and internal customer service skills, as well as, problem-solving skills a must
  • Must be able to travel to client sites in Midwest and Northeast Monday through Friday (some weekends as needed)
  • Must be able to work overtime
  • Resides within 1 to 2 hours of Conyers, Georgia office, preferred (will offer relocation assistance to those not residing in the local area)
  • Must be able to pass a background check, pre-employment drug test and alcohol screen

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Starting pay rate is based on experience or capability
  • Overtime pay for hours worked in excess of 40 hours
  • Paid travel time
  • Company paid lodging
  • Company provided transportation to and from the office and jobsites
  • $35 per day per diem when working out of town
  • $150 allowance offered per year for Safety Work Boots
  • Company paid training in relation to safety, tools and equipment

Our company offers a Competitive Salary with Career Growth Opportunities and a Full Benefits Package including Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, 401k, Quarterly Bonus Potential, 14 days Paid Time Off and 8 paid Holidays per year, Tuition Assistance, and much more.

 

Aegion is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Equal opportunity is a sound and just concept to which Aegion is firmly bound. Aegion will not engage in discrimination against, or harassment of, any person employed or seeking employment with Aegion on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, non-disqualifying disability, status as a protected veteran or other characteristics protected by law.  VEVRAA compliant – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.

 

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