BlueFox Engineering is continuously seeking the brightest minds in the industry to join our growing team. We offer full-time, part-time and contract based positions, both office and field based. We recognize that our people are our greatest asset, and reward our team with competitive compensation packages, opportunities for advancement and a flexible working environment in a modern firm.

Trenchless Crossing Inspectors

Field Based Position, Various Locations

Trenchless Crossing Inspectors
We are looking for contract Trenchless Crossing Inspectors to join our team for upcoming Horizontal Directional Drill (HDD) construction projects in Alberta and British Columbia.

Position Requirements

This position is field based, and requires extended travel to remote locations year-round. Typical hours are 12-hour day or night shifts, with accommodations directly on site or in a nearby camp or hotel.

The Trenchless Crossing Inspector will be responsible for:
Inspection and supervision of HDD construction projects
Field reconnaissance of potential crossing locations – pipeline route and workspace scouting
Pre-construction planning in coordination with the engineering team
Construction site safety management and daily reporting
Detailed construction monitoring and reporting
Liaison with regulatory bodies, clients, contractors and BlueFox engineering team
Assist crossing and pipeline contractors with construction related issues (troubleshooting, problem solving)

This position is of a highly technical nature and requires frequent communication with engineers, construction managers, environmental monitors, surveyors, contractors and clients.

The following skills are required:
Strong written and verbal communication skills, including proficiency in MS office suite
Technical knowledge of pipeline construction, horizontal directional drilling construction and ancillary support services
Strong construction management skills, including: cost, schedule, quality and safety
Daily monitoring and reporting

The following experience is considered an asset:
Knowledge of directional steering and survey systems
Familiarity with CSA Z662 and Directive 50 requirements
Pipeline welding procedures
Construction site safety management and administration
Exposure to other trenchless construction methods (Microtunnel, Auger Bore, Direct Pipe, etc.)
The ideal candidate will possess at minimum five (5) years of pipeline construction experience with direct HDD experience in Alberta and British Columbia.

This is a contract position, and the candidate will need to fulfill the following commercial conditions:
Commercial general liability and automobile insurance, WCB and WorksafeBC coverage
Current and valid:
Driver’s license
H2S Alive
Standard First Aid / CPR
Transportation of Dangerous Goods
Ground Disturbance
CSTS (or PST) certification
ATV Safety Training
Possess 4x4 vehicle, or have ability to rent as needed
Please submit your C.V. and cover letter via email to:
We would like to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview shall be contacted.