You will operate fusion equipment for polyethylene pipe installation projects mainly on landfills. This position is 100% travel nationwide.
How you can make an impact as a Fusion Technician
Responsible for proper operation and maintenance of polyethylene pipe fusion equipment, including trailers, tool truck, and ancillary support equipment (generators, etc.).
Assist field crews in locating the fused pipe in accordance to design plans and specifications (i.e., trench excavation, above grade alignment, etc.).
Take depth measurements in excavations and also assists in surveying excavations for installation of lateral and horizontal piping.
Help with the setup of drilling equipment, clearing area of debris and earth to settle equipment in preparation for drilling procedure. Carries and pours sacks of sand or other materials to settle installation of piping in drilled gas well hole.
Install metal steaks and other retaining materials to hold piping on hillsides/slopes.
Enter excavations to fuse pipe, install gas system piping, and install leachate or condensate piping.
Enter manholes, sumps, or other confined spaces to install new gas system or leachate/condensate system piping.
Operate backhoe to remove soil or waste material and transfer to dump trucks.
Ability to travel 100% of the time on nationwide projects.
Minimum of 1 year of fusion experience required.
Advanced technical skills related to the operation and maintenance of pipe fusion equipment required.
OSHA 40-hour HAZWOPER certification, OSHA HAZWOPER Supervisor certification, OSHA Confined Space Entry Team certification, OSHA Excavation Safety Competent Person certification preferred.
Training (certification) in polyethylene pipe fusion preferred.
Valid driver’s license with a driving record in good standing required.
Must meet physical requirements for driving (pick-up truck), walking inspection of improved and unimproved property, lifting and carrying equipment/mechanical components (up to 50 lbs. unassisted), hand excavation/digging (using shovels/picks), carrying and climbing ladders, operating electrical tools (drills, saws, etc.), using hand tools (screw drivers, wrenches, hammers, etc.) and providing services under varying weather conditions.
Whether it’s reducing methane emissions at agricultural facilities and landfills, repurposing contaminated properties, producing alternative energy, or sequestering carbon, we’ve been focused on finding smart climate solutions and improving the natural environment since our inception over 50 years ago. Join our 100% employee-owned firm and start creating your own legacy. As a growing firm, we offer excellent opportunities for career advancement and a competitive package, including:
Medical, dental, vision, 401K, and employer-funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
Student Debt Employer Contribution Program
Paid holidays and PTO
Company truck for certain Field Services positions
Pay range for this position is $18/hr to $22/hr depending on experience and location. This does not include bonuses or our Employee Stock Ownership Plan.
SCS Engineers is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). SCS provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran or disabled status.
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