Ledcor Group of Companies Bending / Field Engineer - Pipeline in Edson, Alberta

Job Summary You are an experienced Bending / Field Engineer who brings to the table more than 5 years of previous pipeline experience. Your background includes a strong ability to survey and measure the precise angles at which pipe will be bent, including pipe greater than 20".

Join our True Blue team today!

Responsibilities • Determining the type of bend (overbend, sag, side bend or a combination) and the degree of each bend • Ensuring lapping where tie-ins are required (road crossings, side bends and test points) • Converts measurements into calculations which determine the angle at which to bend the pipe • Working with the welding team and the bending crew to complete tasks • Laying out road, river, creek and pipeline crossing sections for ease of construction • Ensuring heavy wall pipe is located in locations indicated on construction drawings • Marks each pipe joint and installs cut stakes for roads, creeks and pipeline crossings locations to comply or exceed specifications and/or drawings as approved by the client • Supervise an Engineering crew, which assist in pulling the measurements (distance) of the elevation shots and hold the elevation rods, and shoots and records the elevation changes and vertical bends • May perform other related duties as assigned

Requirements • 10+ years’ experience as a Bending/Field Engineer, Foreman or similar position on large mainline pipeline projects • Previous experience working with pipe larger than 20”. Experience with 48” diameter pipe is preferred • Able to read and understand construction documents as well as calculate angles • Strong computer background including experience with MS Word and Excel • Must have experience and knowledge using blueprints, surveying, and other measurement tools • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing • Must be willing and able to obtain valid PCST (Pipeline Construction Safety Training), First Aid Level C with CPR, Leadership for Safety Excellence, Professional Driver Improvement Training, and Ground Disturbance Level 2 certificates. Training provided • Must possess a valid form of government issued photo identification • Must have demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision • Willing to provide a valid driver abstract

Work Conditions • This position will be based in Edson Alberta • Living Out Allowance for the project will be provided as per the Collective Agreement • 6 days on 1 day off shift, 12 hour shifts for duration of project • Additional overtime may be required based on project schedule • Extended benefits provided by CLAC • Work will be primarily outdoors in rough terrain and under extreme weather conditions

Ledcor Pipeline offers a unique set of pipeline services unmatched anywhere in the oil and gas industry. From pipeline construction to investigative digs and subcontractor management, we are accustomed to operating in challenging terrain, and we maintain some of the largest pipeline networks in the world.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!


Edson, AB Edson, Alberta

Category: Field Operations

Location: Edson,Alberta

Title: Bending / Field Engineer - Pipeline

Job ID: 12397

Job Status: Full Time Regular

Date Posted 11/24/2016 7:30:15 PM