• SUE Field Technician

    Job ID
    Job Location
    Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE)
  • Overview

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    SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. is part of the SAM family of companies that provide geospatial solutions across North America. We offer the same services, expertise, and resources as our sister company, Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM), but are exclusively focused on the North Carolina market. Just as other SAM companies, our complete geospatial approach gives us the ability to develop efficient and customized solutions for projects of any scale. From rail to roadway, oil and gas to electric, civic to federal, we have a proven track record of providing high value surveying, geospatial, SUE, utility coordination, and construction phase services to a wide variety of clients.

    The SUE 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 of marked utilities, structures, and various control points in the field
    • Operates vacuum truck and related tools and equipment such as a jackhammer, pogo-tamper, concrete saw, compressor blower, vacuum hose and air lance and hand tools.
    • Drives commercial motor vehicles
    • 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




    SO-DEEP | SAM NC, 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 | SAM NC, Inc. is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with SO-DEEP | SAM NC, 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 career@sam.biz.


    SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. is not seeking nor intends to consider unsolicited resumes or 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 | SAM NC, Inc. and SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. chooses to hire such a candidate, SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate.


    SO-DEEP | SAM NC, Inc. participates in the federal E-Verify Program.

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