Bending Field Engineer - Mainline Pipeline

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Location: Edmonton, AB, Canada
Job ID: 16672
Job Status: Full Time Regular


Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You are an experienced Bending / Field Engineer who brings to the table more than 5 years of previous mainline pipeline experience. Your background includes a strong ability to survey and measure the precise angles at which pipe will be bent, including pipe greater than 24" or greater, with 36" preferred.

Join our True Blue team today!

  • Determining the type of bend (overbend, sag, side bend or a combination) and the degree of each bend
  • Ensuring lapping where tie-ins are required (road crossings, side bends and test points)
  • Converts measurements into calculations which determine the angle at which to bend the pipe
  • Working with the welding team and the bending crew to complete tasks
  • Laying out road, river, creek and pipeline crossing sections for ease of construction
  • Ensuring heavy wall pipe is in locations indicated on construction drawings
  • Mark each pipe joint and install cut stakes for roads, creeks and pipeline crossings locations to comply or exceed specifications and/or drawings as approved by the client
  • Supervise an Engineering crew, which assist in pulling the measurements (distance) of the elevation shots and hold the elevation rods, and shoots and records the elevation changes and vertical bends
  • May perform other related duties as assigned

  • 5+ years' experience as a Bending/Field Engineer, Foreman or similar position on large mainline pipeline projects
  • Previous experience working with 24" pipe or greater with 36" diameter preferred
  • Able to read and understand construction documents as well as calculate angles
  • Strong computer background including experience with MS Word and Excel
  • Must have experience and knowledge using blueprints, surveying, and other measurement tools
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
  • Must be willing and able to obtain valid PCST (Pipeline Construction Safety Training), First Aid Level C with CPR, Leadership for Safety Excellence, Professional Driver Improvement Training, and Ground Disturbance Level 2 certificates. Training provided
  • Must possess a valid form of government issued photo identification
  • Must have demonstrated ability to work under minimal supervision
  • Willing to provide a valid driver abstract

Work Conditions
  • Site based position working on multiple site locations in BC
  • 6 days on / 1 day off shift rotation working 12 hours per day
  • Additional overtime may be required based on project schedule
  • This role requires working primarily in outdoors in various weather conditions
  • Camp lodging provided or Living Out Allowance provided in lieu of accommodations

Ledcor Pipeline offers a unique set of pipeline services unmatched anywhere in the oil and gas industry. From pipeline construction to investigative digs and subcontractor management, we are accustomed to operating in challenging terrain, and we maintain some of the largest pipeline networks in the world.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!


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