Everett J Prescott Inc Water pipe service tech travel in Gardiner, Maine

E.J. Prescott, Inc. is a 63 year old, family owned waterworks supply company. We distribute water, wastewater, stormwater, geotextile and erosion control products in 28 locations across nine Northeast states. We also have four sister companies that provide fabrication and delivery services to our clients. We are one of the largest independently owned waterworks supply companies in the United States, and pride ourselves on innovation and customer service. Our motto is "Whatever you need. Whenever you need it. No matter what."

The water pipe service technician performs the installation and repair of buried pipeline infrastructure. This position dispatches out of Gardiner, Maine, and may be sent to any of our locations to cover vacations, temporary openings, or extra workload. Flexibility and the ability to travel are essential for this position.

Duties include, but are not limited to;pressure testing and chlorination of water mainspressure and vacuum testing of sanitary sewer mains and manholespolyethylene fusion serviceslive taps and valve insertions24-hour emergency servicerepair of hydrants and valveswater line leak location, pipeline and valve locatingmanhole coring

Requirements: High School diploma or equivalent GED is required and experience is helpful, but we will train the right person. Must pass a complete criminal and background check, as well as a pre-employment physical and substance abuse screen. Extensive overnight travel will be required.

Special Skills / Knowledge / Experience:The ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.Willingness to work within OSHA and company safety guidelines. The successful applicant will hold an OSHA 30 hour card (EJP can issue this certification).Good verbal, written and interpersonal communication skillsAbility to handle multiple tasksgood organizational skillsmakes decisions and work efficiently and effectively within specific periodMust have a good driving record.Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditionsMust have a good mechanical aptitude, the ability to lift 70 lb. safely, the ability to learn quickly and apply that knowledge and be willing to work in a team environment.

What do we offer?

  • Health Insurance, roughly 80% of premium paid by EJP

  • Group rates available for short and long term disability, and life insurance

  • 401 (k) plan with employer match, and both Traditional (pre-tax) and Roth investment options

  • Incentive bonuses based on volume of sales by each service technician

EJ Prescott is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status, or any other status protected by law.