Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Technician

Location: Poughkeepsie, NY, United States
SUE Technician
We are seeking a motivated, dynamic Subsurface Utility Engineering Field Technician to provide utility locating services from our Poughkeepsie or Troy office location.  Reporting to the Director of Construction Services, Utility Designating & Design, the technician will be responsible for providing utility designating using a variety of geophysical and GPR. 
The position may also be filled with a Land Survey Technician candidate willing to learn new skills in the Subsurface Utility Engineering Field.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Effectively operate radio-frequency electromagnetic pipe and cable locators and ground penetrating radar (GPR) systems for designating subsurface utilities and other subsurface objects
  • Support utility mapping crews and provide quality control for all work products
  • Perform and document field work for utility mapping, land survey, environmental remediation and geophysics projects
  • Prepare detailed field sketches & photo log
  • Use of Bluebeam, Adobe or Civil 3D to prepare deliverable
  • Provide exceptional customer service to internal and external clients

Education Requirement:  Associates or Bachelor’s Degree
Experience/Skills Required:
  • 2 - 4 years of applicable experience with a geophysical sciences firm, contract utility locating firm or major utility company using radio-frequency electromagnetic pipe and cable locators and ground penetrating radar (GPR).
  • Valid driver’s license with good driving record
  • Working experience with radio-frequency electromagnetic pipe and cable locators and ground penetrating radar (GPR) systems for designating subsurface utilities.
  • Self-motivated, self-starter capable of working independently and as part of a team
  • Solid interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Possess high ethical and core values
  • Clean/neat professional appearance
  • Physical capability to perform field work under strenuous environmental conditions with ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Demonstrated competency with Microsoft Office software and AutoCAD Civil 3D a plus
  • Working experience with Land Surveying instrumentation such as survey grade GPS and/or robotic total station a plus
  • Ability to travel for work assignments, including occasional overnight assignments    
Melissa Galloway
ProEnlist, LLC
720-358-4638 Direct
720-507-2417 SMS 

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