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Utility Locator


Archbald, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc
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UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,700 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.


We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance

Job Summary

Locate UGI facilities with electronic equipment as well as digital and paper records. Direct contractor vacuum excavation resources when additional locator confidence needs to be achieved.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Locate UGI Facilities.
  • Direct contractor vacuum resources.
  • Records research.
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Knowledge in the use of electronic locating equipment.
  • Ability to read field records, construction drawings, and maps.
  • Knowledge of PA One Call Act.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal are essential to direct contractors in performing their work in the optimum manner to minimize cost to the company while performing their tasks safely and in compliance.
  • Knowledge of construction methods and practices related to the installation and maintenance of gas facilities, and familiarity of Federal, State, Local Codes and Safety Regulations that govern them.
  • Computer skills to include but not limited to Utilisphere, Outlook, Excel, and Word.

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent or five years’ experience in construction related field. Associate degree in Mech Design, Engr Technology, Science or Construction Management preferred.
  • 5 years’ progressive experience in the construction industry is typical and preferred.
  • Various UGI OQ qualifications.
  • Valid Driver’s License. Must obtain PA Driver’s License if current license is from another state.
  • Demonstrable computer skills and/or aptitude.

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.


Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with UGI policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, UGI cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician. Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.

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