Senior Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Engineer/Manager

Job Description

This is a full-time position with full benefits for a qualified Senior Engineer/Subsurface Utility Engineering (SUE) Manager. The candidate should have a B.S.C.E. degree or higher (M.S.C.E. preferred) with thorough knowledge of Geophysical technologies applied in SUE. He/she should be well-versed with geophysical testing and analysis methods that include surface geophysical equipment, including RF Pipe and Cable Locators, Ground Penetrating Radar, and electromagnetic induction devices as well as utility locating experience with vacuum excavation equipment. The immediate responsibilities of the successful candidate may include but are not limited to coordinating the execution of multiple SUE projects, QA/QC, acting as a subject matter expert as well as assisting with project management. Projects typically involve conducting site reconnaissance visits, designating, and locating subsurface utilities, and analyses of geophysical test data (e.g., analysis of GPR data, etc.). In addition, responsibilities will include preparing proposals and compiling cost estimates; as well as, preparing technically and grammatically sound project reports. The candidate will be expected to manage and supervise other staff members including SUE Technicians.


  • 10+ years of SUE experience in a professional or management capacity
  • Bachelor’s degree in related discipline/and or equivalent experience
  • Strong knowledge in technical utility locating and proficiency in the CI/ASCE 38-02 Standard
  • Knowledgeable in Bentley Microstation, and AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Ability to meet or exceed aggressive deadlines while maintaining teamwork and collaboration with others
  • Professional License is a plus but not required
  • Proficiency in technical writing and verbal communications
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite
  • Proficiency in GPR software (RADAN, IDS-IQ Maps, or similar) or other NDT software
  • Knowledge of programming languages is desirable (e.g., Matlab, other)

Interested candidates should email their resumes to Manuel Celaya at and note “SUE Senior Engineer” as subject.

AID is an equal opportunity employer.

Other Job details


$75,000 – 100,000 per year

Job type

  • Full-time

Number of openings for this position

  • 1


  • Weekend availability
  • Monday to Friday


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Referral program