Field Technician 3 | Denver | Colorado

Alternate Job Title SUE Technician
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 19-P182-320
Division SUE West Emp
Office Denver, Colorado
Position Location Denver, Colorado
Date Posted 06/19/2019


Target candidate may be required to operate and maintain a vacuum excavation truck and related equipment safely and efficiently. Possess the ability to designate/locate a variety of underground utilities, understand and ability to read as-builts & roadway plans, create legible field sketches, simple mathematics, field measurements, document daily activities, and perform records research. Perform other duties as assigned.


This position is similar to a utility locator or utility designator and requires 2 - 5 years of utility locating or designating using many types of pipe and cable locating devices. Understanding basic traffic control and the hazards associated with working in and around traffic and follow safety precautions. Ground Penetrating Radar (GPR), Surveying, CADD, and vacuum excavation truck experience a plus.


Ability to follow instructions, possess the ability to be trained, mentored and have a positive can-do attitude are necessities. Must possess leadership and mentoring skills. Have a basic knowledge of various underground utilities and able to identify surface features associated with various utilities. Ability to perform some equipment maintenance tasks a plus. Mechanical aptitude is desired.

Degrees / Licenses (R)equired – (P)referred

High School Diploma is required. A valid current driver’s license and have the ability to obtain a Department of Transportation (DOT) Medical card for Commercial Motor Vehicle operation is required. Current Commercial Driver’s License is a plus. NULCA or other certification is a plus.


Must be able to lift 50 pounds, walk for extended periods, work in all weather conditions, willing to work evenings/weekends when required, willing to travel for overnight and extended stay projects as required. Pre-employment drug testing is required as a condition of employment & random drug test for contracts as required. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veteran/Disable