• GIS Field Technician

    Job ID
    18-2667
    Job Location
    US-OH-Cincinnati
    Category
    Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE)
  • Overview

     

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    Founded in 1994, SAM, LLC has become one of the largest geospatial services companies in North America and is an undisputed leader in providing geospatial solutions to a wide variety of industries. SAM is a technology leader that offers professional land surveying services, digital aerial mapping, terrestrial, mobile, and airborne LiDAR, hydrographic surveying, subsurface utility engineering (SUE), utility coordination, geographic information systems (GIS), and construction phase services. As part of the SAM Family of Companies, SAM's partner companies include SAM-Construction Services, LLC (SAM-CS), So-Deep, Inc., and So-Deep | SAM NC, Inc. SAM is a Top Workplace that offers excellent benefits, professional development, and growth opportunities for employees across a wide range of positions.

     

    Duties & Responsibilities

    • The GIS Field Technician will map and inventory gas distribution assets and buried facilities using survey-grade GPS equipment paired with innovative utility locating equipment.
    • Position is 100% outdoors and requires walking long distances in a variety of terrain and weather conditions.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.

    Required Experience - Education and Skills

    • High School diploma or equivalent; two to four year degree in GIS, Geography, Surveying or related degree a plus
    • Knowledge of Surveying, Subsurface Utility Locating, GPS, and/or GIS preferred.
    • Working knowledge of computers and Microsoft Office products
    • Ability to walk 5 miles a day and/or stand for up to 10 hours a day
    • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds of equipment
    • Possession of a valid, current driver’s license
    • Ability to work overtime and travel as needed
    • Ability to pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check

    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. 

     

    We offer a best in class benefits package that includes company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental and life insurance.  SAM provides a VERY generous 401 (k) plan, 401 (k) profit sharing AND performance-based bonuses. Come join our team of professionals that are leading the way for the surveying industry! 

     

    SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAM 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 careers@sam.biz

     

    SAM, LLC 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 SAM and SAM chooses to hire such a candidate, SAM has no obligation and expressly disclaims any liability to provide any remuneration or compensation for the hiring of such candidate.

     

    Surveying And Mapping, LLC (SAM) participates in the federal E-Verify Program.

     

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