SUE Field Technician II

Surveying And Mapping, LLC
US-OH-North Jackson, OH
United States


Job Description
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

  • Designating all types of utilities in rural and urban environments using geophysical equipment, project field documentation and survey, and vacuum excavation to expose utilities
  • Obtains and maintains all required safety certifications
  • Selects and applies standard issue surface geophysical equipment and non-standard accessories to accurately designate moderately complex public and private underground utility systems for 2D QL-B (2DB) & 3D QL-B (3DB) mapping projects
  • Acts as "lead" on 2-person designating teams
  • Collects data for and completes vault diagram forms for 2DB mapping projects
  • Employs VRS GPR survey equipment to collect horizontal data for 2DB mapping projects and QL-A test holes
  • Acts as "lead" on crews employing vacuum excavators and associated equipment to excavate and backfill test holes on existing utilities at average depths and, under average conditions
  • Employs automatic or digital levels and associated equipment to run level loops and collect QL-A data from utilities exposed in test hole excavations
  • Collects data for utility pole inventories and overhead utility mapping projects
  • Implementation of approved traffic control plans for work conducted outside of travel lanes
  • Coordinates with internal survey crews in the field

What You Bring to SAM

  • High School Diploma
  • Working knowledge of ASCE 38 guidelines and associated quality levels
  • Basic comprehension and interpretation of planimetric and design plans, profiles and cross sections, utility records, etc.
  • (1-2) years of SUE field experience required
  • Experience working as a "lead" on SUE QL-A & QL-B field crews preferred
  • Survey experience preferred
  • Military experience is a plus

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.