You will use your expertise to:

  • Comply with all our environment health and safety policies, standards and procedures
  • Support annual production planning assumptions used by regional planning and optimization as well as site wide energy and water committees
  • Provide technical support and advice to contact engineers to achieve the safe, reliable, and efficient unit operation as well as develop scoping studies, unit performance plans and troubleshooting
  • Ensure objectives and deliverables are met during project lifecycle according to business and project requirements and standards
  • Act as a technical interface for engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) developed, design basis memorandum and scoping studies and oversee EPC’s front end engineering design and scope change for area projects
  • Facilitate project risk assessments such as HAZOP
  • Provide expert level advice during pre-startup safety reviews when required
  • Provide technical feedback into process inspection scopes and support turnaround/outage through process studies and evaluations as a result of inspection findings
  • Mentor junior engineers and support them in their development
  • We’d like to review your application if you have…

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Five or more years of experience in the oil and gas or similar industry; experience within oil sands operation is an asset
  • A multidisciplinary background in engineering, maintenance and operations is an asset
  • Bachelor degree in chemical or mineral process engineering
  • Registered or immediately eligible for registration with the association of professional engineers and geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) as a professional engineer
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and 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:

  • Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office suite
  • Sound knowledge of the oil sands business and processes
  • Well-developed critical thinking, with an ability to apply logic and challenge assumptions, conclusions and make appropriate recommendations
  • Provide personal and technical mentorship to junior staff members
  • Ability to plan and organize work; take initiative to ensure that projects and tasks are completed on time and correctly
  • You collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value

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

  • You will work out of our Base Plant Mine in Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday, with the potential for extended work hours based on business needs
  • If you reside outside of Fort McMurray, relocation of your primary residence to within 60 km of Fort McMurray is mandatory. Relocation support will be provided; we offer highly competitive housing assistance to eligible individuals