Job: Line Locator

Badger Daylighting Ltd™, (“Badger”) is North America’s leading provider of non-destructive hydrovac excavation services. Badger traditionally works for contractors, engineers, and facility owners in the oil and gas, power, municipal, transportation, industrial, and commercial construction industries.  We have been designing and manufacturing our Hydrovac System for more than 20 years, continually improving the safety, efficiency, and productivity of the system. Today, our fleet of more than 1000 hydrovac vacuum trucks provide excavation services extensively throughout Canada and the USA. Badger Daylighting is a publically traded company, listed on the TSX (‘BAD’). 


Line Locator – Burlington ON.

Badger Daylighting is currently seeking a Locator to join the largest Hydrovac business in North America based out of our Burlington location. The Locator would be working in Burlington and the GTA area.  The Badger Hydrovac system is a non-destructive method of excavating  using pressurized water and a vacuum system to quickly, safely and cleanly excavate around underground utilities and pipelines in the oil & gas, utility and municipal sectors.


  • Conduct utility and sewer lateral locates as required
  • Conduct research or analyze data regarding excavation locations, construction prints and plans to       determine actual lines of requested utilities
  • Operate various electronic devices including use of a receiver wand and transmitter designed to assist in the locating and verifying of underground utilities including gas, phone and fiber optic cables
  • Mark utility lines using spray paint or coloured flags
  • Prepares various reports and documentation verifying marked utilities



  • Minimum high school education
  • 3-5 years previous experience locating utilities
  • Previous experience with locating utilities (gas, phone,  fiber optic cables and/or water)
  • Ability to distinguish colours for marked utilities
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Ability to carry up to 15 lbs
  • Excellent communication and problem solving skills
  • Excellent customer service skills with the ability to interact with clients, colleagues and the public
  • Intermediate computer skills
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel)
  • Valid G driver’s license with clean driver’s abstract, company vehicle will be provided
  • Strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Able to travel when required
  • Must be eligible to work in Canada
  • Must be able to pass pre – employment drug and alcohol testing


Badger Daylighting Ltd offers competitive salary packages, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. For more information please see our website  You may apply through the website or email your resume to

We thank all applicants but only those being considered will be contacted.


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