AECOM Pipefitter Foreman in Fort McMurray, Alberta
Canada - Alberta, Fort McMurray
AECOM is currently seeking a Pipefitter Foreman to join our SUNCOR Firebag project team for the 2021 Spring Turnaround Season near Fort McMurray, Alberta. This is a Temporary position on a 6/1 shift rotation unless otherwise specified.
Start Dates: April 15, 2021
Approximate duration: Temporary
Location: 120 km northeast of Fort McMurray, Alberta.
Travel: Charter flights provided from Calgary and Edmonton.
Accommodation: Camp accommodation will be provided to all workers
CLAC Union agreement in place; with competitive rates
Steamfitter – pipefitters lay out, assemble, fabricate, maintain and repair piping systems which carry water, steam, chemicals or fuel used in heating, cooling, lubricating and other processes. Pipefitters also remove and replace worn components, do general maintenance work and may work on plant shut-downs.
Direct craft workers assigned to area of responsibly, provide liaison between field engineering and crafts to ensure construction complies with engineered drawings, specifications and standards
Monitor work performance and productivity of crafts to ensure project rules, procedures, safety requirements, etc. are maintained.
Complete craft time cards to accurately reflect hours worked.
Liaise with other craft FM , coordinators and operations
Ability to manage 8-10 craft and 4-5 concurrent work fronts
Participate and provide input during risk assessments and HAZOPs
Advise senior level superintendents and/or project management of potential problems, work interference's, schedule difficulties, etc. assist in troubleshooting and resolving such problems as required.
Perform additional assignments as per supervisors( coordinators) direction
Responsible for producing and auditing safe work permits
Manage work lists in SAP
Participate and have input in schedule creation and updating
Facilitate tool box talks and participate in safety meetings
Pipefitter Foreman will be expected to do but are not limited to the following tasks:
Other duties may include arranging for extra workers, evaluating the quality of work of team members, organizing crew tasks, maintaining work standards, resolving issues between team members, and mentoring Apprentices.
Promotes a safe work environment and is responsible for the safety of the crew with a clear understanding of any related occupational and safety laws.
Ensure team members comply with safety regulations, identify a need for safety training, complete an initial safety and hazard assessment, participate in accident investigations, and see to timely resolution of safety concerns.
Accountable for team’s ability to meet production goals and may identify requirements for specific materials or tools and communicate these requests to the appropriate person to support team production.
Demonstrate knowledge of functional operation of various piping system components by measuring, cutting, threading, grooving and bending of pipes, valves and fittings.
Layout, assemble, fabricate, maintain and repair piping systems which carry water, steam, chemicals or fuel used in heating, cooling, lubricating and other processes.
Layout, assemble, fabricate, maintain and repair pressurized piping systems.
Hydrotest and install fabricated pipe spools within structural steel modular assemblies, adding designed supports as required.
Use testing equipment effectively to check for system leaks and troubleshoot fitting errors.
Maintain all tools, work area and equipment in a clean and orderly fashion.
Read and interpret client and company supplied construction fabrication drawings and specifications.
Red-line update drawings to an as-built condition.
Follow various AECOM and Client policies & procedures including adherence to requirements of ISO 9001-2000.
Conditions of Employment for this position are:
For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Background Check policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, the role must complete a satisfactory pre-employment Background Check. This may consist of all or a combination of the following: Canadian Criminal Record check, an Employment Verification and/or an Education and Accreditation Verification.
For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Alcohol & Drug (A&D) policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, a position must provide evidence of a satisfactory Alcohol & Drug test in accordance with the Company's Alcohol & Drug Policy. In order to be valid, the test must have been conducted at the direction of AECOM - O&G Business Unit.
Journeyman Certification required
Previous experience supervising/leading Pipefitter crew(s)
Previous Maintenance Services experience required (e.g. Steady state, Turnaround, Shutdown, Outage, etc.)
Working knowledge of various construction disciplines, cost control, scheduling, safety regulations, engineering drawings and other documents required
Ability to supervise and evaluate craft performance essential
Strong organizational skills
Ability to interpret work packages, technical drawings and standards
Strong communication skills both written and verbal
Ability to interface with other Foreman and Coordinators
Actively participate and Lead in tool box talks and safety meetings
Ability to effectively lead a craft crew
Able to climb ladders, work at heights, carry up to 50 lbs
Able to perform rigging duties, bliding, and torquing
Safety tickets required :
Common Safety Orientation (CSO) or BSO Certification
Construction safety ticket (CSTS-09 or 2020)
OSSA equivalent Fall Protection/Fall Arrest
OSSA equivalent Aerial Work Platform
Valid Class 5 driver’s license and a clean 3 years driver’s abstract
Other safety ticket(s) and orientation(s) required, as per the project team
Able to work night shift, when required
Red Seal preferred or required by provincial regulations and standards
5-7 yrs. leadership role as Foreman background preferred
Firebag maintenance and industrial Turnaround experience in an operating plant setting is preferred
Proficient use and knowledge of Microsoft Suite office software, SAP and exposure to P6 scheduling, Live link and ECMS
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Craft/Trade
Business Line Construction Services
Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)
Position Status Temporary
Requisition/Vacancy No. 247745BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.