Field Data Collector


Richmond, VA


Surveying & Engineering (PSG)

Who is Team Fishel?

Since 1936, we’ve been the Best Choice in utility engineering and construction. Safety is our top priority and is key in everything we do. We’re industry professionals driven by high performance for our customers and each other. Interested in joining our Team?


Team Fishel, the Best Choice Employer in the utility engineering business, is hiring a Field Data Collector for our Mechanicsville, VA Professional Services Group operation. The Field Data Collector will use a GPS unit to locate mapping points to aid in the design and permitting of utilities.


  • Ability to work outside and be able to stand and walk for long periods of time.

  • Proficient at time management without direct supervision.

  • Must be able to work safely and follow safety guidelines.

  • This position requires occasional travel to and overnight stay in the area of the job site during the work week with advance notice

  • The job requires mostly outdoor activity and the ability to walk from pole to pole carrying all required equipment which may include a computer, laser rangefinder, digital camera, and range pole

  • Data Technicians will take all data from the field and input it into engineering computer systems, then process the information as needed

  • Accurately run mapping instruments including total stations with data collectors, GPS equipment, and other conventional mapping equipment 

  • Perform data collection and take accurate and clear mapping notes

  • Maintain vehicle and field equipment


  • High School diploma and valid driver’s license

  • Ability to work in rough terrain and inclement weather

  • Requires knowledge of computers and Microsoft Office and Google suite

  • Candidate must possess the aptitude to read maps, plan routes, and be able to work independently

  • Utility right of way knowledge/experience is a plus

Team Fishel will provide all training necessary to perform this job and candidate will work with other Teammates until fully qualified to work alone.


Team Fishel offers excellent industry training and a career development path for our Teammates. Competitive pay and benefits, including health insurance, 401k, and a company profit sharing plan!

Join Team Fishel, your future and your team.


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