Field Intern | Pittsburgh | Pennsylvania

Alternate Job Title SUE Technician
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 19-P184-194
Division SUE Northeast Emp
Office Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Position Location Moon Township, PA
Date Posted 04/10/2019


Target candidate must be able to learn to operate and maintain a vacuum excavation truck and related equipment safely and efficiently. Able to operate pneumatic air tools such as jackhammers and pogo tamper. Basic understanding and ability to learn to designate/locate underground utilities, create legible field sketches, simple mathematics, field measurements, and document daily activities. Perform other duties as assigned.


This position is similar to a utility locator or utility designator with 1 year or less of utility locating or designating required. Understanding basic traffic control and the hazards associated with working in and around traffic and following safety precautions. 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. 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, and work in all weather conditions and climates, willing to work evenings/weekends when required, willing to travel for overnight and extended stay projects as required in the Northeast. Location Based in the Pittsburgh, PA area. Pre-employment drug testing is required as a condition of employment & random drug test for contracts as required. Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Veteran/Disabled