Job posting for
EDUCATION LIAISON - WESTERN Region of NC
Starting salary: $43,780
NORTH CAROLINA 811, INC. Home Office
2300 WEST MEADOWVIEW RD.
GREENSBORO, NC 27407
I. General Responsibilities
The Education Representative is responsible for coordinating and promoting the use and growth of North Carolina 811, Inc. (NC 811) between non-member and member utilities and excavators and promoting public awareness and education concerning the use of NC 811 to accomplish the following objectives.
A heightened awareness level of public safety
Reduction in underground utility damages
Increase membership and participation in NC 811
Coverage of North Carolina by local Utility Coordinating Committees
II. Specific Duties
Provide support for the implementation and use of NC 811 (i.e. presentation on the operations of NC 811) to promote growth and awareness to members, non-members and contractors.
Identify and initiate contact with excavators and owners of underground facilities that are not currently participants to explain the benefits derived from the compliance of the North Carolina Underground Utility Safety and Damage Prevention Act and the use of the NC 811 Notification Center.
Make visits to promote excavation safety at specific construction sites, local offices, and outside meeting of utility owners and excavators to derive the maximum effectiveness of NC 811.
Identify owners who are not current members and provide requirements of membership, which will help facility owners reach compliance.
Provide and schedule education meetings between NC 811 and the operating contractors and excavators to promote the use and resources of NC 811.
Help develop and maintain public awareness campaigns during the month of April and August.
Prepare and submit timely reports on activities, expenses and pending items of interest.
Participate and assist in forming local utility coordinating groups.
Evaluate and maintain individual stock of promotional items.
Participate in development of damage prevention and NC 811 written material. (Pamphlets, excavation guide, etc.)
Attend North Carolina Utility Coordinating Committee meetings.
III. Other duties
As assigned by the NC811 Education Manager and NC811 Executive Director
IV. Skill Set Requirements
Public Speaking to small or large groups
Knowledge of the Utility Damage Prevention Industry
A demonstrated exercise of PC proficiencies including the use of MSOffice Products (i.e. Excel, Power Point, Google Mail, Access, Publisher, Word)
There will be in state and occasional out of state overnight travel with this position. Valid NC license and insurance required.
Applicant must be able to lift up to 30 pounds with no restrictions.
Applicant must reside within the Western area of North Carolina.
Bilingual in Spanish is a plus for this position.