Electrical Field Data Collector

Detroit, MI

Post Date: 05/31/2018 Industry: Electrical Pay Rate: $ 28- $35.00 per hour for qualified / certified candidate ( based on experience)

Job Summary:

Provide as-built measurements and photo documentation of existing electrical infrastructure & equipment at facilities operated by Customer, located throughout the State of Michigan.

Typical Assignments:
1. Adhere to the Customer Gas Transmission Drafting Field Data Collection Procedure
2. Adhere to safety equipment requirements & procedures
3. Review emergency & non-emergency contact information
4. Review project scope & schedule with Transmission Drafting (TD) team
5. Travel to site(s) to collect electrical field data • Document existing site conditions: Use the provided set of electrical drawings to verify dimensions, materials bubbles, material quantities and confirm descriptions are correct. Provide field sketches as required. Photograph entire site including but not limited to:

§ Power poles
§ Light poles
§ Power & instrument racks
§ Conduit risers
§ Connections to panels & equipment
§ Building details – exterior & interior
§ Grounding systems
§ Communication systems
§ Evidence of any potential risk hazard 

6. Document new construction: Same as existing site conditions above and: § Location, depth & photo documentation of all underground electrical installations, prior to backfilling trenches



Successful candidate must:
• Must possess a Qualified Electrical Worker (QEW) certification
• Comply with Customer Contractor Safety Handbook, along with other specified safety procedures, as provided by TD staff
• Comply with the National Electrical Code (NEC)
• Comply with National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) 70E standard

• Qualified Electrical Worker (QEW) certification
• Minimum of 5 years of electrical & instrumentation experience, including a firm understanding of: § National Electrical Code (NEC)
• National Fire Protection Agency (NFPA) 70E standard
• Electrical power (AC & DC) & control wiring (power distribution, schematic & ladder diagrams, etc.)
• One line diagrams & wiring diagrams
• Grounding systems
• Plan, section and detail views, of buildings & instrument installations (2D drawing files)
• Conduit & cable sizes and types
• Conduit routing & assemblies
• Motor control centers (MCC)
• Lighting
• Area classification
• Hazardous area fittings
• Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs)
• General knowledge of PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) technology
• General understanding of mechanical piping (welded, flanged and threaded process piping assembly and installation, etc.)
• General knowledge of corrosion and communication/control systems
• Able to prepare detailed field sketches
• Strong interpersonal and written communication skills
• Demonstrated pro-active approach to work performance
• Work a flexible schedule as some overtime may be required
• Able to work in adverse weather conditions
• Proficient in using Microsoft Office applications


Candidate shall provide:
Valid Driver’s License
Reliable transportation
Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
Toe protected safety boots
Safety glasses that meet ANSI Z87.1 requirements
Hard hat that meets ANSI Z89.1, Class E Hard hat requirements
• FR Safety high visibility vest (when applicable) and Fire retardant (FR) clothing (worn during construction activities)
• Gloves
• Hearing protection (ear plugs and or ear muffs)
• 100% cotton clothing
• Field Equipment § Personal first aid kit
• Digital camera
• Laptop
• Cellular phone
• Calculator
• Measuring devices (Steel tape measures, cloth measure, laser, etc.)
• Notepads
• Clipboard

Rick Simon

Rick is a technical sales and operations management professional within the automotive, defense and manufacturing industries. A career of supporting original equipment manufacturers, the tier supplier base and major defense contractors has presented opportunities within scope of work fulfillment and technical staffing (engineering, design, information technology). The ability to facilitate client projects and assist those with career choices has been an exciting and rewarding journey. His recent concentration in vehicle connectivity (electrification, autonomy, v2v, V2i) and the transformation of manufacturing technology (Industry 4.0) continue to fuel Rick’s interest. Rick excels at relationship building, account management, and employee retention initiatives within the engineering, design and security communities. Rick’s business education continually pushes him to process, processes management and success.

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