Ledcor Project Engineer Full Time in Edmonton, AB


Branch Edmonton AB CA

Project Engineer
Edmonton, AB

• Familiar with oil & gas systems and in particular pipeline construction & maintenance methodology and practices….

You are a subject matter expert in Engineering who has worked to meet client needs on large construction projects. You are responsible for ensuring adherence to the Engineering Drawings and Specifications applicable to a project, while ensuring on time completion of the scope of work.

Join our Ledcor team in Edmonton, AB!


• Ensures that the Front Line Supervisors have the required drawings, specifications and other requirements to construct the work
• Provides technical interpretation and / or reviews Requests for Information prior to distribution for construction
• Develops, seeks approval and coordinates work schedules with critical planning activities including creek crossings, horizontal directional drills, hydrostatic testing, caliper & inhibitor activities to ensure that objectives of safety, quality, cost and schedule are met
• Ensure that the level of workmanship meets or exceeds the engineering requirements of the Specifications and Drawings provided by the Client
• Ensures that QA/QC records are kept in accordance to the contract documents, and a document control procedure is implemented and followed on the project site
• Works closely with the Field Engineer & survey crews to ensure layout, alignment and collection of data is timely and accurate for the field construction crews
• Creates and submits progress, technical reports and presentations
• Supports the Project Manager and Superintendent in assessing the cost and schedule implications which may result from design changes
• Manages any required engineering testing, such as: compaction, pile driving, ice thickness, weld, coat, concrete as required by the Contract documents
• Liaise with various functional groups to ensure materials are procured, ordered, and delivered on schedule
• May perform other related duties as required


• Completion of post-secondary education in a Mechanical or Civil Engineering related discipline
• 10+ years of related experience on a large (+50 million dollar) multi-trade project site
• 5+ years’ experience as a Project Engineer or in a similar direct managerial supervisory role
• Able to read and understand contract and construction documents
• Strong computer background including experience with MS Word and Excel and scheduling software
• Strong communication skills, confident interacting with key contacts in verbal, written and electronic form
• Knowledge of main construction office processes: project set up; subcontract management; change orders; RFIs (request for information); lien holdbacks; closeout
• Capable of responding to project stakeholder requests in typical situations, and works to meet client needs by offering assistance and advice on standard practical issues
• Ability to identify problems, make sound decisions, and generate solutions using standard procedures
• Capable of probing and listening carefully, presents information clearly in an appropriate style, and persuades others in straightforward situations
• Willingness to contribute actively in team activities, sharing experiences and ideas
• Familiar with oil & gas systems and in particular pipeline construction & maintenance methodology and practices
• In depth knowledge of CSA Z662 Oil & Gas Pipeline Systems code

Work Conditions

• Site based position
• 6 days on/1 day off shift rotation working 12 hours per day

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!

Edmonton, AB
Edmonton, Alberta

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Edmonton, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-03-21
Posted by: