ABOUT USAecon Group Inc. is Canada’s largest, publicly traded construction and infrastructure development company. Aecon and its subsidiaries provide services to private and public sector clients throughout Canada and on a selected basis internationally. Aecon is pleased to be recognized as one of the Best Employers in Canada.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITIONThis is a unionized role. Reporting the Project Manager, the Sewer Lateral Locator 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 position will require mobility and travel within the Kincardine area. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND 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.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES· The willingness and ability to train new co-works on best practices KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS· 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