• SUE Field Technician I

    Job ID
    18-2704
    Job Location
    US-GA-Atlanta
    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.

     

    The SUE Technician I 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

    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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