HPS is a forward-thinking company that offers its North American customers a full range of piling solutions and services that produce desired results in highly challenging and diverse environments. We continually strive to improve and innovate, providing effective construction processes that allow us to succeed and earn the trust of our customers. Optimized engineering is the heart of our business. Our team of confident and experienced experts devise reliable solutions for even the most challenging projects, creating foundations that are designed, engineered and constructed to last, and will withstand the rigors of any construction project. We round out our service offerings with a comprehensive range of complimentary services, including surveying and geomatics, construction management, pre-drilling, and field installation and welding. We work collaboratively with customers to devise the optimum solution for each individual project, combining our experience and expertise with their vision to produce the finished product. HPS is a member in good standing with a number of certified safety organizations. We aim for a zero-incident culture, adhering to regulations and best practices that support a stable, supportive and safe work environment.
For construction companies, consulting engineers, and owners, HPS provides certainty that a client’s assets are being placed on stable foundations. Our engineering-led approach to piling and primary view to constructability ensures that the unique needs of each client and project are fully considered, and that our solutions are precisely fit to those needs. Through precision excellence and optimized engineering, we give clients confidence to build on.
Our desire to push the envelope in the construction industry drives us to constantly look for ways to improve, innovate and develop our engineering and construction capabilities. We know that every project, structure and soil is unique - that’s why we take a collaborative approach to ensuring that we provide our clients with optimum solutions.
Reporting to the Site Superintendent, the Installer is responsible for installing piles in the field using a Digger Derek boom truck. Those who will excel at this position have a background working with hydraulic equipment and PTO’s. It is required that the employee drive the truck to site and install the piles as directed.
-Ensure proper line up and placement of piles into the ground
-Coordinate with Install tech for piling information: angle, torque, serial number, and embedment
-Work with Swamper as a two-man team to install piles as required by the client
-Pre-trip inspection of truck and trailer
-Lead preventive equipment maintenance
-Operate equipment in safe manner
-Operate equipment productively year-round in all types of weather and ground conditions
-Maintain a high housekeeping standard
-Maintain a high standard of safety
-Completion of daily required paper work
-Provide Job training and Mentoring to field staff
-Maintains strong coordination, organization, and communication skills
-Abides by all HPS policies, procedures, rules and OH&S Act, Regulations & Code
-Participate in the Commercial Inspection & Preventive Maintenance program for the equipment you operate
-Complete a daily JHA, attend all safety meetings, toolbox, driver daily logs
-Abide by the HPS Carrier Safety Program, Traffic Safety Act and all other applicable government Legislation
-Report into Dispatch and/ or Site Superintendent
-Represent HPS in a professional manner while on job sites
-High school diploma or GED, or acceptable combination of education and experience
-Class one drivers license is REQUIRED
-Must provide an acceptable commercial driver abstract, pass a commercial driver evaluation (as a part of the application process) to confirm competency, and complete a knowledge -verification quiz
-Must pass pre-employment drug, alcohol and physical fitness test
-Previous experience on a Boom truck an asset
-Previous experience working with Hydraulics an asset
-Oil and Gas Construction & Equipment experience an asset
-Vaild CSTS-09, First Aid, H2S and Ground Disturbance certifications are required.