Guidance Field Engineer

Jun 28
Leduc, Alberta, Lively, Ontario, Mississauga, Ontario, Ontario
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Inrock Drilling Systems, Inc.

Field Technician – 100% Travel

Location: Alberta or Ontario

equired Job Title: Guidance Field Engineer

Type: Direct hire

Pay Type: Base Salary, Day Rate, Per Diem, bonus and benefits

Travel Required: 100% - 180-250 days on the road depending on the workload for the year

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Inrock Drilling Systems is one of the world’s largest tooling and service providers serving the horizontal directional drilling (HDD) industry. We provide tools and services to HDD contractors globally to help them install infrastructure pipelines transporting water, sewer, oil, gas, electric and fiber underneath geological and man-made obstacles. We are currently looking to add more guidance engineers to our Canadian based service team to keep up with the demands of this growing industry.

As a Guidance Field Engineer at Inrock you will be joining a growing team to provide customers with exceptional service at locations throughout North America, and occasionally the world. You will be responsible for performing a land survey and creating a bore plan, then providing sound advice and direction to clients directly at their job sites to guide them safely past any obstacles and within specified tolerances. Full training is provided so no experience is required. Must be willing to travel anywhere, occasionally for lengthy periods of time on often short notice.



  • Valid Class 5 Driver’s License
  • Perform daily tasks in all-weather environments
  • Work 12hr shift plus 0.5-1.5 hour commute each way
  • Work with limited to no supervision
  • Work away from home with no set schedule of start and end dates for projects
  • Proficiency in trigonometry
  • Ability to hike through heavy snow with steep valleys/hills while carrying 25kg of gear and/or pulling 300m of 10-gauge cable
  • Ability to lift/load 55kg pelican cases into vehicle and carry across work locations
  • Work with a wide variety of cliental


  • Able to problem solve with little to no outside assistance
  • Strong people skills
  • Land Surveying with Total Station and GPS
  • Computer proficiency including AutoCAD and Microsoft Excel
  • Previous HDD experience a plus
  • Customer Service experience a plus
  • Construction experience a plus
  • Degree in Engineering or Science a plus but not required

Deadline: Jun 28
Job-ID: R0039233

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