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Field Manager Trainee

Field Manager Trainee

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Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE)

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Founded in 1981, So-Deep is recognized as the original Subsurface Utility Engineering company. Our vision then and today remains the same: to provide accurate and reliable data on the existence and location of underground utilities. Through our refinement of how utilities are mapped and documented, we created the engineering profession known as SUE.


Field Manager Trainee – Aston, PA

We are looking for driven individuals who enjoy the outdoors and have a technical aptitude to join our growing team here in our Aston, PA office. This entry-level, field position provides individuals the ability to simultaneously “fast track” through training in technical and supervisory skills required to manage utility mapping projects. Trainees are expected to complete our formal FMT Training Program within two (2) years from date of hire.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Learn the areas of SUE (designating, locating and surveying)
  • Supervise SUE projects from start to finish
  • Interface with field crews, So-Deep management, utility owners and clients
  • Successful completion of the Field Managers Training Program or completion of each certification in the skills inventory
  • Other tasks as assigned

Required Experience - Education and Skills

  • Relevant technical education or experience
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities or supervisory experience
  • Possess a valid local driver’s license
  • Pass a pre-hire DMV background check and drug screen
  • Submit to random drug testing and pass a DOT medical examination
  • Obtain a CDL learner’s permit within (6) months of hiring
  • Work outdoors in all climates
  • Walk over irregular terrain with light equipment for extended periods
  • Perform intermittent heavy physical labor for extended periods
  • Frequent out-of-town travel for up to (2) continuous weeks


A strong mission, vision and values culture is what drives SAM Family of Companies’ success.  Our Core Values:  Integrity & Ethics, People, Excellence in Service, Safety and Community defines who we are.  We are looking for talented people who embody these values to join our organization. 


So-Deep, Inc. offers career advancement opportunities plus an excellent benefits package. Come join our team of professionals who are leading the way for the SUE industry!


So-Deep, Inc. is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with So-Deep, Inc. and need special assistance to apply for a posted position, please contact (512) 685-3556 to leave a message or send an e-mail to


So-Deep, Inc. is not seeking nor intends to consider neither unsolicited resumes nor other information on job candidates from third parties, such as recruiters, placement agencies, etc. If, despite this notification, a third party decides to submit a candidate's resume or other information to So-Deep, Inc. and So-Deep, Inc. chooses to hire such a candidate, So-Deep, Inc. has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate.


So-Deep, Inc. participates in the federal E-Verify Program.

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