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Construction Technologist - CMS 

Reference Code: 103406 



Location: United States (US) - Houston, TX
Job Category: Construction Management
Employment Type: Employee Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position is not eligible for our relocation program
Application Deadline: 05/31/2022




We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. At TC Energy, our job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously. 


Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building strong communities. 


We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day. We’re looking for new team members who share our values and are ready to take on exciting challenges.


To remain competitive, support our high-performance culture and allow for more flexibility in the way we work, we offer a hybrid work model and flexible dress code for our eligible office-based workforce in Canada, the U.S. and Mexico.
The opportunity


TC Energy has a long and proud history of delivering projects that provide safe and reliable transportation of nearly 25% of all-natural gas delivered across North America.  These projects include everything from maintenance and modernization projects to large, multi-year capital growth programs.  Dedicated teams of professionals rely on one another to ensure that these projects are executed with a focus on safety, regulatory compliance, quality, schedule, and cost. 
Construction Managers play a significant role in driving overall project success by guiding the many internal and external teams and service providers necessary to complete the work across TC Energy’s systems in accordance with the established requirements and TC Energy’s core values.  


This position will report and gain experience under the direction of a Construction Manager.  The Construction Technologist will perform basic technical assignments in support of construction management for US natural gas projects.  Making routine decisions and recommendations within established guidelines and procedures under the supervision of a construction manager.  Exercise some judgment in selecting which problem-solving methods are applicable during site construction.  Assignments will require a good understanding of the basics of construction management with applied and established skills. Job tasks and assignments are generally received and are reviewed when complete for accuracy and effectiveness of the results. May be required to make preliminary interpretations of construction related material and data including, design drawings, material data, project scope, construction schedule, etc.


What you’ll do


  • Collaborate with Company Safety Representatives to promote awareness and understanding of safety performance on construction projects.
  • Provide support to Construction Manager during project design, pre-bid meetings, and pre-job meetings, construction duration, project close-out, etc.
  • Assist the construction manager with deliverables to key internal and external stakeholders.
  • Monitor construction progress and inform the construction manager when the contractor deviates from project specifications, requirements, or schedule.
  • Help ensure site construction design changes are properly assessed, approved, red lined and that the drawings are included in the project record file.
  • Learn and provide assistance to craft inspection staff with TCE construction specifications.
  • Assist the construction manager with providing orientation and training on TCE policies and procedures for 3rd party inspector onboarding.
  • Identify and implement opportunities to improve site safety, project quality and construction efficiency.
  • Identify and communicate various safety, quality, schedule or other risks associated with construction to the construction manager.
  • Other tasks as required.


 Minimum Qualifications


  • 1-2 years of relevant experience in construction related field.
  • The ability to manage both internal and external stakeholder expectations.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Computer skills including ability to generate progress reports using Microsoft suite of tools (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Project, etc.)
  • Willing and able to temporarily relocate to assigned project area as required by the project (Special Assignment)
  • Capability to read design drawings to assess construction requirements.
  • Capability to apply construction principles to identify and rationalize solutions.
  • Adaptability in a fast-paced environment with competing priorities and challenges.
  • Basic understanding of a construction setting and basic knowledge of planning and executing construction projects.

Preferred Qualifications


  • 2-5 years of relevant experience in construction related field.
  • Engineering degree or relevant technical trades certification.
  • API 1169 certification

This position requires candidates to:


  • Have and maintain a valid driver’s license and safe driving record
  • Successfully complete a pre-employment medical screening, including drug and alcohol testing
  • Travel regularly to other company locations for temporary assignments, meetings or training which would involve some overnight stays away from home

Driving a motor vehicle is an essential job function of this position.  Following a conditional offer of employment, the Company will check the motor vehicle records of any job applicant when driving is an essential job function

About our business
TC Energy is a leading energy infrastructure company in North America. We have three complementary businesses of natural gas pipelines, liquids (oil) pipelines, and power generation. Our operations span three countries, seven Canadian provinces, and 34 U.S. states.


Our 57,900-mile natural gas pipeline network is positioned in two of the most prolific and lowest cost basins in North America – the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin (WCSB) and the Appalachian Basin. Our systems are well placed to meet the continent’s growing demand for clean-burning natural gas by connecting the supply in these basins to important and growing markets across the continent. We supply more than 25 percent of the clean-burning natural gas consumed daily across North America, heating homes, fueling industries, and generating power.


Apply now!


Apply to this posting by 05/31/2022 using reference code 103406. You must apply through our jobs system at Only applications submitted through our system will be acknowledged. Applications may be submitted using a mobile device or desktop / laptop computer.

TC Energy is an equal opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program supervised by the U.S. government.

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