Date:  Sep 14, 2021

Saanich, BC, CA Vancouver, BC, CA

Operating Sector:  Utilities

Position Title:  Pre/Post 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. 


Reporting to the Regional Operationss Manager, the Pre/Post Inspector will be responsible for ensuring adherence to all policies and procedures as specified in Topps and all Quality Manuals. The Pre/Post Inspector shall pre-field assigned work for do-ability, identify, document and track roadblocks, prep job scope for quoting, performs quality audits as well as identify, document and review non-conformances with the Operations and Coordination team. This position is based in Vancouver Island.


Key Responsibilities    

  • Performs pre-field audits of assigned job packages
  • Performs post-build quality inspections in accordance with program specifications.
  • Inspects completed work to determine it complies with the program specifications.
  • Assisting with the implementation and maintains of pre-field and quality programs.
  • Assists with the preparation and verification of various technical reports.
  • Identifies and reports work that does not meet the quality requirements.
  • Collaborates with the construction operations/coordination and project managers and sub-contractors managers to determine approaches & methods to improve the overall quality of work.
  • Follows up and maintains pre/post inspections records.
  • Completes all associated documentation and forms for individual inspection.
  • Participates in the development and maintenance of a cost of pre-field and quality tracking systems.
  • Assists with the tracking of non-conformance reports and corrective/ preventative action requests.


Required Knowledge and Experience  

  • Telecommunications outside plant design or construction experience required.
  • Proficient with the use of computers and software, particularly MS Office suite of applications.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Effective team player.
  • Ability to work under pressure and adaptable to change.
  • Previous field management, technical and/or quality assurance experience is an asset.
  • Valid driver’s license.


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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