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Site Field Checker I 51681 in Livonia, MI at Fast Switch

Date Posted: 3/6/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Livonia, MI
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Job ID: 51681

Site Field Checker

If you're looking for a career that will provide a challenging work environment and many opportunities to learn, our company is the place for you.  Join our team and become part of a company full of exciting opportunities. We help employees achieve their personal best by offering many opportunities that develop and enhance their skills for career advancement


  • This position will perform site readiness reviews prior to construction: site accessible, to grade, both customer & public facilities located/staked, trench path available, forestry complete, obstructions in area, customer conduits installed & marked/pull strings, traffic control requirements, identify/verify primary/secondary voltages, identify special equip needs, switching order required, materials delivered, electric meter mounted in designed location/correct height & inspected, gas meter location marked, does an outage need to be coordinated along with other misc site observations.
  • This individual would begin with the expectation that if the needs of the business change they will be able to work up to 40 hours.  
  • Interviews with any potential candidates will be either in person or via telephone
  • Location: Livonia – could be required to site jobs in Howell or other areas as needed
  • Hours:  Part time (24 or so to start) – hours may increase depending on business needs
  • Shift: 7:30am – 4:00pm if 40 hours, otherwise- a part time but consistent schedule is determined based on our business needs & availability of the candidate (Mon, Wed, Fri,  - Tues & Thurs, -  Mon & Friday – as an example)
  • Mileage: It is the responsibility of the contractor to document and track mileage on a mileage log and submit to me (Field Leadership) for review, once reviewed, I return to the contractor via email for the contractor to submit for payment consideration
  • Technology: 
  • The contractor is required to have and use a phone to make contacts with other Scheduling, other Site Checkers, municipalities, URG, USIC, Public Safety Officer, and Field Leadership as needed. 
  • Photos are required of all new business jobs  and it is required that they are sent in with site checks
  • The use of a laptop and MiFi Jetpack is required


  • Must have knowledge of GAS construction methods/procedures, roadway protection requirements, Capabilities of tools and equipment, ability to read/understand blueprints used in Natural Gas pipeline construction, and a keen sense of and ability to identify and mitigate safety hazards on the jobsite prior to the crew arriving to perform work.
  • Basic skills in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook) and proficiency in uploading/downloading files from remote locations via wireless connectivity will also be required.
  • The successful candidate must be dependable with good time management skills and ability to organize/prioritize workload to meet a schedule. They must also possess excellent communication skills and be a team player.


  • High School Diploma

At Fast Switch, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories.  Isn’t that cool? Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve, and have a little fun along the way.

We at Fast Switch have been doing this for 22 years. We’re doing business in almost half the states in the union with offices in Detroit, MI, Columbus, OH, New York, Hartford, CT, Massachusetts, Minneapolis, MN, Los Angeles, CA, San Francisco, CA, and Tucson, AZ.

We're a financially strong, privately-held company that is 100% consultant and client focused.

We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things, and we do them for Fortune 10 companies, Inc. 500 companies, and technology start-ups. We also have a strong belief in giving back to the communities we serve.

Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefits options you can choose just the benefits that you need or want, options include:

• Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays majority of the medical program)

• Vision

• Personal Time Off (PTO) Program

• Long Term Disability (100% paid)

• Life Insurance (100% paid)

• 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.

In 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018, Fast Switch was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press and one of the Best Staffing Firms in 2016 and 2017. We have won the Columbus Business First “Fast 50” award 9 times in 12 years because of our strong growth which translates into more and better opportunities for our consulting staff members.

Ranked '#1' supplier by over 50% of our customers nationally.

Ranked 'Top 3' supplier by over 75% of our customers nationally.

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