Date:  May 16, 2021

McGregor, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Utilities

Sewer Lateral Locator

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. SaferThis 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.
Reporting the Project Manager, the CCTV Inspector will be responsible for identifying the location of each homeowner’s sewer lateral pipe from main to house. Also, the identification of blockages and cross bore verification within the lateral pipe.

This is a unionized role. This position will be located in Windsor, ON. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Understand and respond to work requests delegated by the Project Manager
  • Prepares and submits reports concerning sewer and sewer lateral inspections
  • Understand and adjust all underground utility records with the ability to identify their exact locations 
  • Ability to effectively document utility locates and follow appropriate documentation procedure
  • Ability to work on-call shifts for 24 hour emergency response
  • Must have flexibility to work nights and weekends when required
  • Ability to maintain, inspect, clean, and occasionally repair pieces of sewer later equipment when required.
  • Ability to apply mitigations and corrections to hazards when carrying out tasks
  • Ability to work well with others in a group or one on one setting
  • Strong work ethic and troubleshooting skills 
  • Maintain a safe and clean job site on a daily basis
  • Experience operation a CVOR vehicle and full knowledge of operating requirements
  • Performs other duties and responsibilities as required.

Required Knowledge and Experience

  • Completion of post-secondary education
  • Prior experience with private locates, pre-eng locates or LAC locates would be considered an asset
  • Experience with CCTV crawlers, lateral launchers and inspection equipment would be considered an asset
  • General knowledge of underground utility construction
  • Strong computer skills- MS Excel, MS Word, MS Project
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License and clean driving record 
  • Self motivated with strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to work independently and stay productive under minimal supervision
  • Ability to work flexible and/or long hours when required to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work accurately and problem solve under pressure
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, work to timelines
  • Ability to interact with customers in a professional manner 
  • Working in confined spaces underground, at heights and lifting heavy loads. Cleaning, basic maintenance and faultfinding
  • Operate equipment safely and efficiently
  •  Provide preventative maintenance to ensure equipment is safe and operating properly
  •  Clean and prepare work sites as needed, including underground water and sewer, removing and properly disposing of debris and waste materials
  •  Ensure standards for safe working conditions are observed, the safety program is being followed and production proceeds in a safe manner
  • Participate in all toolbox meetings (daily) safety meetings (bi-weekly) and site inspections (bi-weekly)
  • Conduct, designate and review daily Pre-Job Safety Instruction forms
  •  Keen attention to detail and situational awareness to work safely and maintain a safe work environment
  •  Please note that this position is unionized, therefore it will be a requirement to join the union upon acceptance


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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