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Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Overview

New Westminster, BC
51 to 200 employees
1911
Company - Private
Building & Construction
Unknown / Non-Applicable
Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc. (FRPD) is Canada’s largest Marine & Infrastructure, Land Foundations and Dredging contractor. FRPD’s versatile fleet of cutter suction and trailing suction hopper dredges, spud ... Read more

Mission: Our Vision
We will become Western Canada's preferred Contractor for Marine Construction, Pile Driving and Dredging by providing our stakeholders with excellent value and a superior level of service while remaining committed to our core ... Read more

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Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) – Why Work With Us?


Build a Career with FRPD

Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Inc. (FRPD) is Canada’s largest Marine & Infrastructure, Land Foundations and Dredging contractor. FRPD was incorporated in Alberta in 2008 and is a succesor company to Fraser River Pile Driving Company, founded in 1911. The company is privately owned with operations mainly in Western Canada and the Northwest Territories. In our long-standing history, the organization has built the belief that our best asset is in fact our people.

Our business involves a unique set of industries that present their own complex challenges and difficulties. Our people must come ready to take on these challenges and develop a specialized skillset to take on our projects both a small and large scale. We are always on the lookout for people at any stage of their career who are wanting to be a part of and make an impact on an organization such as ours.

At FRPD we are committed not only to providing the best solutions for our clients but also a rewarding place to work for our people. FRPD offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits in a results-oriented, progressive and creative team environment and thrives off of the professional development of our people. Join our winning team! Visit our careers page to learn more about the positions we are hiring for and apply today!

Health & Safety is at the forefront for FRPD

Through strong management commitment and collaboration with the workforce, FPRD continues to be a Health & Safety leader in the Marine Construction, Land Foundations, and Dredging sectors.

Our Health and Safety Program is managed under a continuous improvement approach, and FRPD continues to be awarded the Certificate of Recognition (COR) from the British Columbia Construction Safety Alliance (BCCSA) and WorkSafeBC. To achieve our goals our program utilizes a number of means including safety training, observation programs and job hazard analyses to help employees prevent incidents from ever occurring.

FRPD Safe Work Essentials

At FRPD we are committed to complying with laws, standards and FRPD policies and procedures, to ask for help when we are unsure, to intervene in unsafe or non-compliant situations, and to respect our neighbors, fellow workers, and the environment.

Working for the Future

FRPD’s Environmental Policy highlights our commitment to meet or exceed all legal requirements and voluntary commitments. This is in part accomplished by FRPD’s extensive experience in regards to identifying and mitigating potential adverse impacts to the environmental resources within the upland and aquatic environments and incorporates new technologies into daily operations. Our Construction Environmental Management Plans (CEMP) are rigorously audited to ensure regulatory and legal compliance.

FRPD assists clients with navigating the environmental review process and routinely procures the required approvals for maintenance works. FRPD works within the requirements of the Disposal at Sea program administered by Environment and Climate Change Canada and can fulfill all aspects from the collection of sediment samples, submittal of permit applications, conducting the dredging works and the final reporting for permit closure. FRPD has been a member of the Climate Smart Program since 2012 and continues to track emissions and develop reduction strategies.

Building on our successes

FRPD has taken on a number of projects in our specialized areas of Marine & Infrastructure, Land Foundations and Dredging.

Some examples could include large multidisciplinary, multi-million dollar joint venture port expansions or container terminals. Others could be a environmental remediation project for a harbor

FRPD does not shy away from challenges, but it also doesn't forget the commitments and values it operates under. Check out our portfolio of projects today to learn more about what an exciting company FRPD is!

Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Reviews

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    I have been working at Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Pay is great, challenging, company has lots of respect within the industry.

    Cons

    Work life balance can be tough when busy. But usually balances with the industry lulls .

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Fraser River Pile & Dredge (GP) Awards & Accolades

  • VRCA Silver Award of Excellence, Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 2018
  • VRCA Award of Excellence - Gold, Vancouver Regional Construction Association, 2017

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