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Aerotek Design And Field Technician in Lakewood, Colorado


We are looking for individuals passionate about making an impact in the local community with the utilities industry. This role involves working in the utility industry supporting Xcel (biggest utility company in Denver) and they need design technicians for locating and documenting gas and electric lines. Field work consists of taking pictures of equipment, blueprint reading and measuring equipment. Office work consists of documentation, hand sketches, researching equipment specs for anything on an electric utility pole: transformers, valves, actuaters, types of pipe.


-GPS survey

-Overhead/underground ine locating


-Documentation of power distribution, gas distribution, ROW, compressors and other related facilities

-Complete design tasks for associated utility design projects such as mapping in GE Smallworld, easement validation, design/construction cost estimating and permit package development

-Manage 20-30 active projects

-Review GIS for update or conflict

-Coordinate projects for construction across multiple departments to accomplish timely construction and meet customer, crew member or client needs within a negotiated timeframe

Will be calling Xcel customers and introducing themselves on behalf of Xcel. Will set up site visits with customers and once on site will take measurements (of pipes, generators, installation dimensions, etc.). Will then design the changes. Candidate then will estimate all charges/cost for the change the customer needs and call Xcel to explain what needs to be done. Must have a customer service mindset to handle customers who were promised information from Xcel weeks ago and never received it.


Field, mapping, electric, documentation, blueprint reading, GIS, time management, Customer Service, Data Entry

Top Skills Details:


customer service

data entry


Additional Skills & Qualifications:

-Entry level graduate

-High School Graduate or Associates degree in drafting or Associates in Engineering Technology

-Basic construction experience

-Reading blueprints

-CAD experience (not required)

-NOT a CAD drafting role, MUST be comfortable with the field

-Reliable transportation required

-Good work history

-Must have interest in the energy/natural gas industry

Experience Level:

Intermediate Level

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.