To support Amec Foster Wheeler’s growth, we are currently seeking to fill Field Technician (Level 3 and 4) positions for our Calgary Infrastructure office. In this position you will provide field support to the construction of infrastructure projects within various municipalities in the Calgary and Southern Alberta Area. We will consider a range of candidates for these positions including recent graduates from a civil technology program or experienced construction inspectors familiar with local standards and contract specifications. These positions may be seasonal or permanent full time and will be dependent on the candidate’s qualifications and project requirements.
Duties and Responsibilities include:
Your primary responsibility will be inspection and project administration related to construction contracts for roadways and bridges for various clients including Municipal Districts and Counties, City of Calgary, Alberta Transportation and the Federal Government
Working closely with our client representatives, client managers, project managers and construction contractors to resolve contractual disputes and non-conformance issues in order to successfully deliver construction contracts
Supporting the preparation of construction specifications and development of tenders
Document onsite construction activities relating to non-conformances, material, safety, and quality control, including the monitoring of asphalt, concrete, electrical, environmental, trafficm and grading construction items
Ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations and environmental regulations.
Reporting of installed quantities and preparation of progress reports for contractor payment and change order work.
Maintaining project records, including quantity calculations, and other documentation as required by the construction contract.
Coordinating the work of our other Amec Foster Wheeler business units may also be required to deliver this work to the satisfaction of our clients.
Duties may include supervising others assigned to your projects and supporting the interpretation and execution of preliminary and detailed engineering designs. You may also be required to support detailed and preliminary designs by completing design calculations, quantity estimates and cost estimates.
Coordinate and supervise survey crews, material inspectors & contractors and other subconsultants.
Skills / Qualifications
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience with construction management of roadway infrastructure projects. Preferred candidates will have 5-10 years’ experience.
C.E.T (Civil engineering technologist) certification is considered an asset
Experience applying local standard construction specifications and working with construction contractors
Ability to work independently on project assignments
Able to manage small project teams
Client management skills
Experience working with various public agencies including municipalities
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.
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