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Draftsperson

Location: Sherwood Park, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems is seeking a permanent full time intermediate to senior Civil Draftsperson to join our team in Sherwood Park, Alberta.    

If you are energetic and excited to work as part of a team, focused on providing exceptional customer service, completing each job to the highest standards and want to contribute your skills and experience within a growing industry, then we want to hear from you! You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.

Position Summary:

The Draftsperson will be responsible for the development and preparation of engineering drawings using MicroStation V8i.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide drafting support to team members
  • Create and maintain CADD drawings for helical pile foundations and steel structure elements
  • Contribute to the production of as-built CADD drawing packages of steel components used our manufacturing facilities, and drive head attachments from our fleet of field installation equipment
  • Take measurements of special equipment or components and transpose in to CADD drawings

Qualifications:

  • Drafting diploma or degree (Civil Engineering Design or Drafting Technology)
  • Minimum of 5 years of drafting experience
  • Must have experience drafting Civil Structural steel drawing packages
  • Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communications skills
  • Self-starter with the ability to work alone or in a team environment
  • Attention to detail with effective analytical and problem solving skills
  • High proficiency in computer drafting programs including Microstation V8i  and AutoCAD software with 3D Drafting Experience

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.  

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Shop Supervisor

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems is seeking a Fleet Shop Supervisor to support the Fleet Manager in the successful running of the Fleet Shop. The Fleet Shop services heavy equipment used in construction, including skid steers, excavators, loaders and trucks. The Shop Supervisor is scheduled to work Monday to Friday, 6:00 am to 4:00 pm with accessibility by phone after 4:00 pm weekdays and on the weekends.

If you are energetic and excited to work as the leader of a team, focused on providing exceptional customer service, completing each job to the highest standards and want to contribute your skills and experience within a growing and dynamic industry, then we want to hear from you! You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation. We offer career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.

Position Summary:

As the Fleet Shop Supervisor you will assist the Fleet Manager to ensure proper staffing with qualified personnel. You will also assist in training, coaching and development of the mechanics. The Shop Supervisor schedules the work assignments to the mechanics and follows through the completion of repairs and daily preventative maintenance of both on-highway and off-highway heavy equipment and trucks.

You bring the following:

  • Licensed Heavy Equipment Mechanic
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant supervisory experience
  • Experience with Cummins engines
  • Willing to implement and promote all safety procedures and work in a safe manner
  • Must be able to work in a results oriented, faced paced environment as part of a team
  • Must be adaptable to an ever changing environment
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Must pass a physical test and a drug test
  • A Class 1 driver’s license preferred

Conditions of employment include:

  • Must pass a pre-employment drug, alcohol and 50lb physical fitness test
  • High school diploma or GED, or an acceptable combination of education and experience
  • At least a Class 5 driver’s license with clean drivers abstract and reliable vehicle

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview. Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


QA/QC Administrator

Location: Sherwood Park, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems Ltd. is seeking a full time permanent Internal QAQC Administrator for our Sherwood Park office.

If you are energetic and excited to work as part of a team, focused on providing exceptional customer service, completing each job to the highest standards and want to contribute your skills and experience within a growing and dynamic industry, then we want to hear from you! You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.

Under the direction of our QAQC Manager, the main responsibilities for this position will include:

  • Ensure that all project quality control documents such as project quality plans, inspection and test plans (ITP), construction and commissioning binders, field QA/QC documents, Subcontractors QA/QC documents are in place, implemented, monitored and results are recorded in a timely and organized fashioned
  • Work in collaboration with the Subcontractors, Client, Project Manager, Field Coordinator and third party testing laboratory & witnessing inspection & acceptance test throughout project construction & commissioning cycle
  • Control the input/output of documentation pertaining to projects, from manufacturing to installation as well as all engineering documents
  • Work closely with the project managers and engineering department to ensure the flow of documentation is accurate
  • Prepare project completion turnover packages
  • Data input, file organization and file maintenance is essential to this position
  • Gather and complete all turnover documentation required for each client
  • Ensuring that documents are managed in an organized fashion
  • Attending to internal and external document inquiries in a timely manner
  • Document management, including preparation of reports and other documents, distribution, filing and archiving of documents
  • Receive, log, track, and file client documents
  • Follow all QAQC procedures and policies

Qualifications:

  • 2+ years QAQC Administrative Experience
  • Quality auditing, inspection and EPC construction experience is an asset
  • Sound knowledge of Microsoft Office applications is required
  • Strong teamwork ethics
  • Experience in International and CSA Standards
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a fast-paced working environment on multiple projects
  • Attention to detail is strongly required
  • Must have excellent organizational, administrative, communication and interpersonal skills and be able to read, write and speak fluent English

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.  

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Surveyor (Construction)

Location: Edmonton, Alberta (Working Out of Town)

Helical Pier Systems Ltd. (HPS), North America’s largest engineering, manufacturer, and installer of helical piles, since 1977, has an immediate opening for a Surveyor (Construction).

Under the direct supervision of Surveyor Manager, the Surveyor’s main responsibilities will include:

  • Completion of various types of surveys including stake outs and topographic surveys
  • Ensuring implementation company safe work policy and quality assurance
  • Communicating scope and schedule information to team members
  • Managing the flow of data from field to office and back
  • Ensuring project tasks are completed on time and accurate
  • Having field notes that are clear, concise and accurate

Qualifications:

  • Preferably have a technical diploma in geometrics with a minimum of 2 years in the Survey field. A combination of field experience and education would also be acceptable
  • Excellent writing and communication skills and attention to detail
  • Competency with computers, total stations, GPS and laser levels
  • Willingness to learn new methods/field software
  • A valid driver’s license and a clean driver’s abstract for the past 3 years
  • Must be self-motivated and able to work under minimal supervision
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to a fast-paced working environment on multiple projects
  • Must pass a pre-employment Drug, Alcohol and 50lb physical fitness test

Must be willing to travel throughout Alberta, work outside and work rotations.

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for helical pier foundation applications such as commercial, oil & gas, electrical utility and industrial markets. 

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Apprentice Heavy Duty Shop Mechanic

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems is seeking an Apprentice Heavy Duty Shop Mechanic to join our team in Edmonton, Alberta.

If you are energetic and excited to work as part of a team, focused on providing exceptional customer service, completing each job to the highest standards and want to contribute your skills and experience within a growing and dynamic industry, then we want to hear from you! You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.

Position Summary:

The Heavy Duty Shop Mechanic’s main responsibility is to diagnose and complete repairs on all company heavy equipment and trucks (Excavators, Digger Derrick Booms, Skid Steer, Drive Heads, and Loaders.) You must have the ability to troubleshoot major and minor mechanical problems, as well as have the ability to repair and adjust all necessary mechanical components.

You bring the following:

  • Work well with others
  • Ability to follow direction, remain alert, and maintain a high level of concentration
  • Have good judgement and the ability to react quickly
  • Able to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Capable of working within a fast paced environment
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times

Conditions of employment include:

  • Registered 2nd or 3rd year apprentice
  • Class 5 driver’s license; Class 1 license preferred and reliable transportation
  • Experience with hydraulics; excavator, boom truck, skid steer
  • Experience with Cummins engines; Peterbuilt and Kenworth trucks
  • Experience with troubleshooting and repairing a variety of CAT equipment
  • Experience with routine maintenance operations
  • Must pass a pre-employment Drug, Alcohol, and 50lb Physical Fitness test
  • Knowledge of, or training in, WHMIS, OSSA is considered an asset

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.  

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Field Labourer

Location: Edmonton, Alberta (Working Out of Town)

Helical Pier Systems is seeking a Field Labourer to join our team.

Position Summary

This is a physically and mentally challenging position involving heavy lifting, hard work, solid people skills, willingness to take direction, a strong work ethic, and a desire to perform requested duties with a focus on safety and appropriate precautions. HPS offers competitive benefit and compensation packages.

You bring the following:

·         Work well with others and be a team player

  • Capable of working within a fast paced environment
  • Ability to follow direction, remain alert, and maintain a high level of concentration
  • Have good judgement and the ability to react quickly 

Conditions of employment include:

  • Must pass a pre-employment Drug, Alcohol, Audio and 50lb physical fitness test
  • Possess a valid class 5 driver’s license, clean drivers abstract, and a reliable vehicle
  • Must be available and willing to work out of town and outside
  • Must have CSTS
  • Knowledge of, or training in, WHMIS, first aid, OSSA is considered an asset
  • Field labour experience is an asset

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.  A world leader, our equipment sales, maintenance and tooling division are unique and offer services no one else in the industry provides.  With a proven track record and the drive to be an industry leader, we are committed to providing high quality innovative and engineered foundation products to a diverse market. 

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Project Manager

Location: Sherwood Park, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems, North America’s leading designer, manufacturer and installer of piling foundations is now expanding its driven pile division. We are in need of an experienced Project Manager to join our team in Sherwood Park. You will be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Assist with determining project scope, planning and estimating
  • Develop and recommend project execution plans on new projects
  • Administer projects, purchase orders, subcontractors, labour and equipment allocation throughout and to completion of projects

Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education in Engineering (Civil, Environmental or Mining) or Construction Engineering technologist
  • Minimum 5 years of experience related to project management in a construction related industry
  • Experience in civil foundation and pile driving a strong asset
  • Extensive experience using scheduling, costing, and estimating software (Primavera)
  •  Advanced computer competency with Microsoft Office Suite, MS Projects and/or Primavera Planner

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Shop Welder/Fabricator

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems is seeking a Shop Welder/Fabricator to join our team in Edmonton, Alberta.    

If you are energetic and excited to work as part of a team, focused on providing exceptional customer service, completing each job to the highest standards and want to contribute your skills and experience within a growing and dynamic industry, then we want to hear from you! You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.
 
Position Summary:
The Fitter/Fabricator is responsible for Operating and maintaining welding, fitting, and cutting equipment as well as the fabrication and maintenance of company equipment, tools, and special projects.Duties also include the fabricationof customer projects. The Fabricator must beproficient in all welding cutting processes.
 
You bring the following:
  • Work well with others
  • Capable of working within a fast paced environment
  • Ability to follow direction, remain alert, and maintain a high level of concentration
  • Maintains strong coordination, organization, leadership, and communication skills
  • Have good judgement and the ability to react quickly
  • Strong QC abilities with a high level of workmanship
  • Abides by all policies, procedures, rules and applicable legislation
  • Must be capable of working independently & with others with little supervision
  • Strong ability to lead and guide apprentices
Conditions of employment include:
  • Journeyman Welder
  • Maintain CWB Status
  • CWB certified in SMAW/FCAW all position
  • CWB Supervisor would be an asset
  • Strong Fitting ability
  • Must be able to read and interpret Blueprints
  • Familiarity with the production & QC inspection process
  • Capable of working overtime
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience within the Welding/Fabrication Trade
  • Knowledge of, or training in, WHMIS, OSSA is considered an asset
  • CSTS is an asset (or training will be provided)
  • Forklift, Skid Steer, Overhead Crane Training is an asset
  • Ability to effectively communicate & assist with personnel over the phone/email
  • Must pass a pre-employment Drug, Alcohol and 50lb physical fitness test
  • Responsible to wear all appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Class 5 driver’s license with clean drivers abstract
Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.  A world leader, our equipment sales, maintenance and tooling division are unique and offer services no one else in the industry provides.  With a proven track record and the drive to be an industry leader, we are committed to providing high quality innovative and engineered foundation products to a diverse market.
 
We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. 
 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Health, Safety and Environment Coordinator (Fort St. John, BC)

Location: Fort St. John, B.C.

Helical Pier Systems Ltd. requires a permanent, full-time HSE Coordinator for our Fort St. John area.

If you are energetic and excited to work as part of a team, focused on providing exceptional customer service, completing each job to the highest standards and want to contribute your skills and experience within a growing and dynamic industry, then we want to hear from you! You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.

Position Summary:

You will actively participate in supporting the Health and Safety programs at the Fort St. John facility and also be traveling to various field sites and working with clients and contractors to maintain the safety management system.    

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with the HSE team to develop and maintain health and safety standards that reflect regulatory requirements and management expectations
  • Maintain high levels of workplace HSE visibility and engagement with day-to-day support as well as project work planning, providing a visible liaison between office and field operations.
  • Perform incident investigation and ensure all investigations are carried out through to conclusion with recommendations and review.
  • Attend Safety meetings and actively participate in work planning processes
  • Provide input, based on site conditions and performance, to aid in the identification and development of HSE processes, standards, policies, procedures, and work practices for the work site
  • Monitor safety performance and support management in the development of corrective action plans to improve performance to meet and exceed goals
  • Complete required paperwork and documentation in a timely neat and organized fashion
  • Assist with local support of project sites as required developing and promoting HSE initiatives and culture for construction and facility projects.
  • Available on call as needed to support emergency response, incident investigations and ongoing operations

Conditions of employment include:

  • Minimum 5 years of HSE experience, preferably in a construction industry
  • Possess NCSO or other Alberta/BC recognized safety designation
  • Knowledge of ENFORM COR requirements
  • Strong understanding of BC OH&S regulations is required
  • Ability to work independently and proactively
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • Class 5 Drivers License with clean drivers abstract and own vehicle
  • Must pass a pre-employment Drug & Alcohol and Physical Fitness test.

Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets. 

We thank all interested candidates who apply and show interest in our organization, however only those being considered will be contacted directly for an interview.  Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanic/CVIP Certification

Location: Edmonton, Alberta

Helical Pier Systems is seeking Journeyman Heavy Duty Mechanics with CVIP Certification to join our team in Edmonton, Alberta.    
 
Position Summary:
The Heavy Duty Mechanic’s main responsibility is to diagnose and complete repairs on company heavy equipment (Tractor/Trailers, Excavators, Digger Derrick Booms, Skid Steer, Drive Heads, and Loaders). Responsibilities include performing preventative maintenance on company equipment as well as diagnose and troubleshoot major and minor mechanical problems. HPS will provide a tool allowance.
 
You bring the following:
  • Work well with others
  • Ability to follow direction, remain alert, and maintain a high level of concentration
  • Have good judgement and the ability to react quickly
  • Knowledge of, or training in, WHMIS, OSSA is considered an asset
  • Able to communicate both verbally and in writing
  • Able to work well under pressure
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Able to deal with people sensitively, tactfully, diplomatically, and professionally at all times
  • Willing to work OT as required
Requirements:
  • Licensed Heavy Duty Mechanic Certification (inter-provincial seal preferred)
  • Class 5 driver’s license; Class 1 license preferred and reliable transportation
  • CVIP Ticket is required
  • Experience with hydraulics; excavator, boom truck, skid steer
  • 3-5 years’ experience with Cummins engines; Peterbuilt and Kenworth trucks is an asset
  • Experience with troubleshooting and repairing a variety of CAT equipment is an asset
  • Must pass a pre-employment Drug, Alcohol, and 50lb Physical Fitness test
  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada
You'll be rewarded with the opportunity to work for a dynamic and growing company, a work environment where feeling valued and respected is an expectation, career advancement opportunities and a competitive benefit and compensation package.  
 
Our Company offers engineering, manufacturing, installation, equipment design and creation for foundation systems within residential, commercial, oil & gas, utility and industrial markets.  
 

Qualified applicants should submit their resume to careers@hpier.com. Only those applicants who will be interviewed will be contacted.


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• Employee Assistance Programs
• Annual Education Funding
• Compensation Packages
• Career Advancement Opportunities
• Employee Work/Life Balance Incentives
• Job Related Certification Encouraged and Supported