Damage Prevention Technician

Lloydminster, Alberta

Damage Prevention Technician
Location: Lloydminster
Contract: 18 months

Key take aways:
* Administrative and Field based duties required.
* Driving and travel will be required for site visits to Operational facilities.
* Working outdoors will be a requirement.
* Predominantly 40 hour weeks (M-F) some overtime may be required. (Some weekend coverage might be required)

This role will support the Operations Team safely and effectively manage ground disturbance and damage prevention activities. This person will provide timely reporting, maintain tracking metrics, and represent Operations regarding Third Party agreements. The role is responsible for ensuring all assets are identified and protected against mechanical damage during ground disturbance and that all assets are properly identified. Monthly and weekly reporting of activities will be required.

Maintain compliance In Vehicle Monitoring System requirements.
* Communicate pipeline protection standards and practices to employees and third parties
* Respond to One Call Notifications
* Provide site inspection of activities occurring on or near ROW's to ensure compliance with, and provide enforcement of ROW excavation conditions
* Identify pipeline locations using GI, GPS and line locating equipment
* Inspect ROW to ensure compliance with signage requirements
* Provide reviews to third-party crossing groups
* Analyze, interpret, and utilize graphic and other information contained in drawings or generated by GIS technology
* Conduct quality verifications on locators to ensure compliance and quality is maintained.

* Minimum Grade 12 diploma or equivalent
* Technical diploma in related field or Journeyman trade certification preferred
* Class 5 drivers license
* 0-7 years' experience in pipeline operations
* Organized and self-motivated
* Good communication skills
* Line Locating Training
* Ground Disturbance 201 Certification (Ground Disturbance for Supervisors)
* Knowledge of Saskatchewan and Alberta One Call Processes
* Capable of auditing ground disturbance packages and 3rd party agreements
* Knowledge of Microsoft excel, work, outlook, etc.
* Experience working with SAP
* Demonstrated decision making ability and the ability to achieve results using
influence, while responding to first calls.
* Industry Ground Disturbance

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