AECOM Crew Foreman in Cold Lake, Alberta

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147241BR

Position Title Crew Foreman

Job Category Craft/Trade

Business Line Oil + Gas

Country Canada

State/Province/Region CAN - Alberta

City Cold Lake

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Oil + Gas

We offer extensive global experience in upstream, midstream, downstream, marketing and distribution, and alternative energy segments serving the entire lifecycle of oil and gas company assets. Our expertise in providing the full range of mission-critical services is sought after by private-sector and national/state-owned oil and gas companies.

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Crew Foreman to be based at Kearl Oilsands, Alberta location.

This position will acts as a working supervisor, provide coordination and supervision the Maintenance Pipeline crew.

May include the following responsibilities:

  • Implement company’s Safety Management System in all activities.

  • Ensure that safety is the #1 priority in all activities.

  • Obtain all permits, conduct pre-job meetings and ensure that task hazard assessments are performed for all tasks.

  • Perform vehicle/equipment audits, inspect 3rd party equipment and perform regular site inspections.

  • Report all incidents and/or job concerns to the field coordinator immediately.

  • Demonstrate leadership by participating fully in such things as job observations and High-intensity discharge (HID) reporting and follow-up, monthly attests, site inspections, incident investigations, weekly and monthly safety meetings, and tailgate meetings.

  • Work closely with Dispatch to plan, organize, direct and control of all activities related to the site management of company and sub-contract personnel.

  • Identify and mitigate safety hazards.

  • Communicate and document work progress, schedule, budget variance and employee safety performance.

  • Liaise with the client to proactively address scope changes and/or concerns with quality of work.

  • Act as a coach/mentor to employees for technical and/or resource utilization.

  • Ensure that all employees and sub-contractors have the required training for the work being performed.

  • Ensure that all work procedures and Material Safety Data Sheet (MSDS) are current and are utilized.

  • Ensure that all paperwork is completed in a timely and accurate manner (work tickets, detailed job and cost reports, efficiency loss reports, change orders, etc.)

  • Perform a final inspection with the client representative before rigging out from the work site.

  • Ensure that a post job cleanup is done and that all rental equipment is returned as soon as the job is completed.

Camp accommodations are available for this position.

This position will be required to drive a vehicle on behalf of AECOM and therefore will require the candidate to submit a satisfactory driver's abstract for review.

Where possible, please include/attach proof of minimum requirements with resume application.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma is required. Training and professional development from an accredited industry association.

  • A comprehensive knowledge of industry safe work standards and quality control is essential.

  • Minimum of 2 to 5 years experience as a tradesman or equipment operator in an industrial or commercial work environment is required;

  • A valid Class 1 or Class 5 driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract are requirements of this position

  • First Aid - Standard Level Certification Required.

  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS) Certification required

  • Fall Arrest and/or Fall Protection (OSSA issued ticket) Certification required

Preferred Qualifications

  • A post secondary diploma or degree from an accredited college, university or technical school, or journeyman certification in a relevant trade, or a Class 1A or 3A license would be considered an asset.

  • Knowledge of MS Office (MS Word, Excel, and Power Point) is an asset.

  • Previous supervisory experience would be a asset.

  • The ideal candidate will display sound planning, management, supervisory, communication, organizational, interpersonal and decision making skills, and the ability to lead and train others in a dynamic business environment.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.