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Date:  Sep 23, 2022

Gloucester, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Oil & Gas

Position Title:  Pre-Inspector

At Aecon, we’re building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We're always looking for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We are focused on being the #1 Canadian Infrastructure Company and the first choice employer in our industry.



Position Overview

Faster. Smarter. Safer. This is how Aecon Utilities is committed to delivering projects. We simply do it better. We are Ontario’s premier utility contractor and are ready to become Canada’s #1 utility construction provider 

and we’re looking for a Pre-Inspector to help us get there!


Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Field Records Inspector (Pre-Inspector) will be responsible for accurately locating underground Gas facilities and ensuring compliance with regulations and documentation procedures. 

Key Responsibilities 
• Locate underground Gas facilities accurately using utility mapping software and electronic locating equipment.
• Ensure compliance with Enbridge regulations.
• Understand, prioritize, and respond to work requests dispatched by office.
• Understand and manipulate utility records (review identify and interpret).
• Review and interpret schematics/blueprints/composites.
• Effectively identify and document utility location and follow proper documentation procedures.
• Identify potential safety concerns for installation crews and public.
• Ensure operational deadlines are met.
• Manage large volume of work in a timely and efficient manner.
• Operate and maintain company equipment and vehicle in good order.
• Complete audits/verification of field records and installations.
• Perform locate verification for crews.
• Perform Private locates of various facilities.
• Perform other duties and responsibilities as required.
• Repetitive movement (data entry).
• Able to perform in a fast-paced environment.
• Prolonged sedentary positioning.
• Travel to site locations will be required.
• Working indoors and outdoors in all weather conditions.
• Ability to carry up to 40lbs.


Required Knowledge and Experience.
• Graduate from the Civil Engineering/ Technologist / Construction Management programs.
• Experience in the construction industry and/or utility locates is a strong asset.
• Bilingualism in French and English is an asset.
• Capable of reading and understanding construction drawings and documents.
• Advanced computer skills – MS Office suite (Excel, Word, Project, Outlook).
• Ability to learn job specific software.
• Conform and embrace AECON safety policies and procedures.
• Strong communication skills – oral and written.
• Self-motivated with good organizational skills.
• Strong attention to detail and ability to problem solve.
• Ability to work accurately under pressure, prioritize tasks and meet deadlines.
• Work independently with minimal supervision.
• Adaptable to flexible work schedule when required to meet deadlines.
• Ability to work with others as a team and interact with builders, homeowners, and utility representative in a professional manner.
• Ability to carry up to 40lbs.
• DPT 200 is an asset.
• Valid Ontario (G) driver’s license with a clean driving record and access to own vehicle.


Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


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