Construction Technician

Petro Service Limited is a full line petroleum equipment distributor, specializing in sales, service, construction and installation. Our customers include owners and operators in the retail petroleum and commercial/industrial markets. The facilities involved include retail gas stations & car washes, bulk plants, fleet sites, commercial / industrial & agricultural sites, and public sector institutions throughout Canada.
A vital strength within Petroservice is its team of dedicated, honest and customer-oriented employees. A willingness to improve and achieve is evident throughout the company with the focus on value added services for our customers, technological advances, and employee training.
If you are looking for a dynamic organization, this is the opportunity for you. We are currently recruiting for Construction Technicians to join our team in Bedford, NS.
As a Construction Technician, you will be responsible for coordinating and undertaking tank and piping installation and removal projects throughout the Maritime Provinces. In addition, you would be expected to provide leading edge customer service and have a willingness to learn new skills. The Construction Technician is a qualified position that primarily involves the installation of petroleum equipment but may include petroleum service work as required.
  • Complete project activities as directed by the Construction Leads and Project Managers
  • Install, test and commission petroleum equipment as per regulatory requirements and manufacturer's instructions and procedures
  • Work with sub-contractors to complete project tasks for additional disciplines as required (electrical, excavation, concrete, civil);
  • Facilitate construction requirements by resolving problems and identifying construction management issues (scope changes, design issues);
  • Meet construction budgets by being efficient, identifying scope variances and proposing corrective action
  • Ensure that the company health and safety policies and procedures are followed
  • Travel will be required as our construction division covers Atlantic Canada.
  • Enhance company reputation through workmanship, quality and control
  • Complete all required documentation in a timely and accurate manner
  • Maintain professionalism, sensitivity, and tact to portray the Company in a positive manner
  • Carry out manual tasks as required while working outdoors in all conditions

Experience & Skills:
  • Licensed Petroleum Installer (any province, Atlantic Region preferred)
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license and clean abstract
  • Construction experience and basic electrical knowledge will be considered assets
  • Must be a team player with the ability to multi-task
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, team focused, deadline-driven environment
  • Ability to take direction well, work independently and safely
  • Competent using tools and operating equipment
  • Attention to Detail
  • Ability to handle very physically demanding work
  • Must be willing to work long shifts and extra hours
  • Must be hard working, reliable, responsible, energetic, and dependable
  • Minimum High School Education
  • High energy, self-motivated and must have a positive attitude
  • Excellent listening and problem-solving skills
  • Strong Customer Service Experience
  • Be able to safely lift a minimum of 60 Lbs.

Petroservice attracts and retains great people in our industry by offering a challenging and dynamic work environment. We believe that our people are our strongest assets, and we are committed to providing continued education and opportunities for growth.
We offer competitive compensation packages including above-standard medical (health, drug and dental) benefits, RRSP matching, EAP, and vacation benefits.
If you are interested in joining one of Canada's leading companies within the petroleum industry, please apply!
Please visit our website, to learn more about us.
We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates who will be moving on in the interview process will be contacted.
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