You will use your expertise to:

  • Conduct the monthly scheduled instrumentation readings including slope indicators, piezometers and standpipes
  • Download data from telemetry systems and upload to database
  • Complete geotechnical inspections of assigned Geotechnical areas and raise issues and report anomalies
  • Learn newly developed and evolving communications systems
  • Liaise with Geotechnical engineers and engineering firms to ensure regulatory Geotechnical compliance
  • Ensure data quality assurance and control
  • Complete routine maintenance of instrumentation in your assigned area
  • Create, maintain and follow up with reporting documentation and informal communication loops required for field activities (non-conformance reporting, monthly area surveillance reports and cross shift reporting)
  • Support daily operations such as equipment maintenance, contractor support and safety reports

We’d like to review your application if you have…

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Mining or Civil Engineering or a diploma in Civil Engineering Technology
  • Eligible for APEGA membership (if candidate holds a Bachelor's degree)
  • Excellent organization, interpersonal and analytical skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment with a strong sense of ownership and leadership
  • Previous field experience
  • Class 5 driving license or equivalent with a clean driving record
  • Alignment with our values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity

Preference for:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Proven ability to collaborate with stakeholders and build strong relationships
  • Comfortable working in outdoor environments for extended periods of time
  • Familiar with Microsoft office applications

Where you’ll be working, your work schedule, and other important information:

  • You will work out of our camp-based Fort Hills mining site, located in Alberta’s Athabasca region, 90 kilometers north of Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • The 2 shift schedules are a 7 days on / 7 days off rotation or a 4 days on / 3 days off rotation
  • We require qualified and safety-focused employees for business-critical roles that maintain our commitment to operational excellence and reliable operations. We are using technology to conduct virtual interviews to adhere to physical distancing recommendations and we are well set up for remote onboarding and orientation
  • Suncor encourages everyone to do their part and support global efforts to limit the impact of COVID-19 with good hygiene practices, physical distancing, and with care and consideration for the people around you. For more information on how we’re responding to COVID-19, click here. #StrongerTogether