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Field Technician in Kansas City, MO at NextGen

Date Posted: 6/11/2018

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Field Technician

3 months contract to-possible-hire

Kansas City, Missouri 64131

8:00am - 5:00pm

Teams work 9 hour days Tuesday thru Friday and 4 hours on Saturday

***** Must have a valid driver's license / clean MVR

Personal Vehicle is required

Assist Field Leader in performing routine condition assessment of sanitary collection systems

  • Assists Field Leader in application of principles, methods, and techniques of condition assessment technology by performing the following duties.

  • Document observations, location, tributary area, and other testing results for entry into the condition assessment database.

  • Photograph and associate testing results for entry into GIS database.

  • Starts and stops small engines, to control and adjust flow and testing processes

  • Makes operating decisions in absence of supervisory personnel

  • Understands and carries out oral and written directions

  • Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with those contacted during the course of work

  • Complies with Project Policies and Procedures

  • Prepares required reports and maintains complete record keeping procedures

  • Performs other duties as required

  • Regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds,

**** This is a learning role there is little independent action on the part of the incumbent.


  • Under direct supervision, assists technical specialists, scientists, engineers or more senior technicians by performing tasks that are routine and repetitive in nature with no nonstandard situations.

  • Provides support and assistance in the routine set-up, assembly, and/or installation of components of portions of equipment; occasionally makes simple repairs as directed.

  • Since no prior practical experience is required, very limited judgment is required to perform most tasks as they are directly assigned by a more senior Technician.

  • Receives detailed instructions on all work assignments.

  • This is a learning role so there is little to independent action on the part of the incumbent.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Good computer skills, able to use Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

High School Diploma or GED

Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license