Everyday provides a new challenge, no two job sites are the same. Each site gives its own challenges. Lots of troubleshooting required to complete a locate. Lengthy amounts of time spent alone in the car between traveling from site to site, reviewing records, submitting records and doing records corrections.
Feast or famine at times during seasons, deal with all sorts of weather obstacles as well as multiple different emergency scenarios requiring a level head and an open mind.
Company vehicle, decent benefits
work alone for long hours, poor upper management, unmanageable workloads at times