Utility Locator

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Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE)

Who We Are

SAM Companies is recognized as the industry’s technology leader in providing geospatial solutions and construction services on a national scale. Our staff encompasses 1,000+ individuals from diverse backgrounds who are deploying the latest industry technology and changing the way data is collected and delivered in our industry.


Our Culture
Our entrepreneurial culture is a key factor in SAM being recognized as a Top Workplace for nine consecutive years, and we make it our mission to ensure every one of our employees learns how to build and manage a business, not just be the subject matter expert on the team. At SAM, our employee’s development is instrumental to our success. Your learning will be supported by specialized in-house training programs and mentoring by the industry’s leading experts, who just happen to be on our staff! We make SAM a GREAT place to work, but it all starts with YOU!

Your Impact at SAM

  • Accurately designate/locate underground utilities with a strong focus on and knowledge of Gas Distribution Systems Familiarity with multiple types of electromagnetic multi-frequency locate equipment, Ground Penetrating Radar experience is a plus
  • Provide detailed documentation of tasks performed in an organized and efficient manner
  • Ability to understand and interpret utility maps, plans, and as-built drawings
  • Ability to analyze issues and develop solutions that can be implemented while performing tasks in the field Actively work toward obtaining the skills in the certification program required for advancement
  • Ability to work alone and unsupervised
  • Ability to communicate with clients over the phone or in person Ability to document and log daily activities
  • Adherence to company/client safety protocol
  • Other tasks as assigned

What You Bring to SAM

  • Ability to travel
  • High school diploma or GED certification preferred
  • Valid driver’s license and good driving record preferred
  • Basic computer skills are preferred
  • Demonstrates strong and collaborative work ethic
  • Strong communication skills required

Our Perks!
We offer a best-in-class benefits package that includes company paid premiums for medical, vision, dental and life insurance. SAM’s 401 (k) program offers a 100% employer match up to 3% of your contribution, along with a 401(k) profit sharing and performance-based bonuses. In addition, we offer:

• Generous paid time off
• Tuition reimbursement
• No glass ceiling! Truly a place to spread your wings
• Work/life balance with flexible work hours – priority is getting the job done
• Trainings every Tuesday – Specialized in-house trainings programs designed to assist you in advancing in your career
• Office snacks, free food and fun-themed, employee events provided throughout the year
• Passion for our Community – You have endless opportunities to volunteer alongside your peers with our Corporate Social Responsibility Program

SAM is an EOE/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/D/V. SAM also participates in the federal E-Verify Program.


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