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Field Technicians

Field Technicians

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US-VA-Manassas Park
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.

The Field Technician is an entry-level position for self-motivated individual with ability to learn the employment of vacuum excavation, surveying and surface geophysical mapping equipment to map and collect data on existing underground utility systems.  NO EXPERIENCE IS REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in identifying marked utilities, structures and various control points on plans and maps and in the field
  • Perform operator level maintenance on assigned company tools and equipment as required
  • Assist in the implementation of approved traffic control plans
  • Actively work toward obtaining the skills in the certification program required for advancement
  • Efficient employment of assigned equipment to accurately record data earmarked utilities, structures, and various control points in the field
  • Other tasks as assigned

Required Experience - Education and Skills

  • Valid driver's license, in conjunction with successfully passing the company MVR requirements, clean background check and drug screening
  • Ability to travel 
  • Work outdoors under the full range of weather conditions typically experienced throughout all seasons of the year
  • Ability to walk for extended periods over irregular terrain while carrying and/or employing any of the full range of surface geophysical and surveying equipment. The weight of such equipment is typically less than 30 lbs.
  • Pick up and carry equipment, tools or supplies weighing up to 50 lbs. for short distances and assist others to do the same. This includes the loading and unloading of such items into and out of vehicles, storage areas, etc.
  • Remove and replace manhole lids and covers weighing up 50 lbs., with assistance



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.


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