Ground Disturbance Inspector - Independent Contractor
9d ago

As energy availability becomes increasingly critical, there’s no end to the scope and significance of your work and to where it can take you at Stantec.

Every day, we’re problem-solving and collaborating on projects that are as challenging as they are impactful. Whether designing a transformational cross-

country pipeline, optimizing facilities, verifying the safety and reliability of an asset, or in the field overseeing construction projects, you’ll be joining a team of recognized industry experts on work that’s critical to our clients and our communities.

The Oil & Gas industry is changing and we’re helping clients stay ahead of the change. Join a team that’s working together with industry to deliver innovation for the long term on some of the most important and interesting projects around the world.

Your Opportunity

The Ground Disturbance Inspector is responsible to monitor construction activities to assure conformance for pipeline protection policies and standards and that crossing / proximity agreements in place with 3rd Parties are complied with.

Monitoring in-process construction practices, the Ground Disturbance Inspector mitigates the risks to (existing Pipeline and Facilities) and third party infrastructure.

Acting as the primary liaison between the Contractor and Construction Management Inspection (CMI) Team for pipeline protection issues, the Ground Disturbance Inspector will support the Contractor to ensure that the pipeline protection requirements of the project are understood and achieved.

The Ground Disturbance Inspector will ensure that field observations are being conducted on work sites and compliance to the Contractor’s Site Ground Disturbance Plan, which must meet or exceed the Owner’s Damage Prevention Plan, is maintained.

We are looking to fill this position for opportunities in Alberta, Saskatchewan, British Columbia, and Ontario.

Your Key Responsibilities

Drive a culture of ground disturbance safety and regulatory compliance.

Participate in survey and crossing meetings with Contractor, CMI team, and third parties.

Ensure personnel on site involved with earthworks, excavations, and crossings are competent with respect to ground disturbance practices.

Participate in Contractor safety meetings to ensure that ground disturbance practices retain a high profile for the duration of the project.

Coordinate, support and monitor line locating Contractor activities.

Issue 30-meter Ground Disturbance, or Facility Ground Disturbance permits, and / or review Contractor, internal ground disturbance permits and monitor activities to ensure conformance with permit conditions.

Manage and / or support one-call notification process and document retention.

Read and interpret civil drawings and survey drawings.

Monitor daylighting and excavating activities.

Monitor the application of protective membranes and padding.

Monitoring of initial bedding and backfill activities may be required.

Inspect crossings performed by the Contractor and third parties.

Respond, document, and investigate potential ground disturbance practice violations.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

API 1169 Pipeline Construction Inspector Certification required for all pipeline positions, this is not a requirement when working on pumping stations or terminals.

Excellent organizational, strategic, planning and implementing skills.

Strong presentation, written, and verbal communication skills with the ability to clearly convey information to a variety of audiences.

Ability to solve complex problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.

Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines.

Advanced skills in use of Microsoft (MS) Office Suite.

Education and Experience

5 years industrial and / or pipeline construction experience with a minimum of 2 years in a supervision or inspection role.

Ground Disturbance Level 2 required as a minimum.

Position will work in office and field setting. Visits construction sites and works in outside weather conditions.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us.

Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job : Construction Management / Coordination

Primary Location : Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

Other Locations : Canada-Saskatchewan, Canada-Ontario, Canada-Alberta, Canada-British Columbia

Organization : BC-1172 Oil & Gas-CA Edmonton Capital

Employee Status : Contract

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 75 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 22, 2019, 11 : 43 : 22 AM

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