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Autonomous Haul Systems Mining Engineer

Date: Feb 8, 2019

LOCATION: Calgary, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

Are you passionate about joining a team where you can contribute to the stand-up of Suncor’s Autonomous Haulage System (AHS) portfolio.  As a member of the AHS technical team and working with the Team Lead AHS Technical, you will be responsible for the coordination, development, and translation of the AHS strategies and design criteria into the mining plans. You will perform the detailed engineering and integration required to build AHS into operations

You will use your expertise to:

  • Optimize plans and designs to incorporate AHS, evaluating different options and walking leadership through the way we make decisions
  • Lead and coordinate across the entire mine planning function to produce long range plans, budgets, tactical plans, and designs incorporating AHS; develop and work the plan with the input of the other areas
  • Conduct simulations and analyze data to figure out recommendations for AHS parameters
  • Participate in risk assessments, activities to influence change, and various AHS integrated collaboration
  • Build presentations to aid in decision-making at different levels of leadership
  • Facilitate and build insights of AHS into mining plans and teams

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Minimum of eight years’ experience in mining roles, both in field operations and engineering
  • A Bachelor’s degree in mine engineering
  • Proven experience with the mine planning process and various mine planning time horizons with a strong focus on details in deciphering designs and plans.
  • Knowledge of fleet management systems and evaluation operating record datasets to understand mining metrics
  • Experience with mining simulation and analysis of simulation results.
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Collaborate to achieve the best results and deliver the most value.
  • The ability to navigate multiple requests, prioritize, and process driven
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing

Preference for:

  • Registration with APEGA as a Professional Engineer or ability to register within 1 year of hire.
  • Knowledge of DISPATCH, SQL Server, MineScape, Xpac, HaulSim, HaulNet considered an asset

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

  • You will work out of our Calgary head office , located in the Suncor Energy Centre at 150 – 6th Ave S.W., or on site located 30 km North of Fort McMurray
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday

Why Suncor?

We are Canada's leading integrated energy company with a business portfolio that includes oil sands development and upgrading, offshore oil and gas production, petroleum refining, and product marketing under the Petro-Canada brand. Our global presence offers rewarding opportunities for you to learn, contribute, and grow in a variety of career-building positions. We live by the value of safety above all else – do it safely, or don’t do it. Our strong track record of growth and a focus on sustainability mean tremendous potential for the future. Learn about our mission, vision and values.

In addition to rewarding job opportunities, we offer an attractive employee package, including:

  • Competitive base salary, compensation programs, and an annual incentive program
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

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We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment where every employee feels valued and respected. We will consider accessibility accommodations to applicants upon request.

Please note that our job postings are typically open for two weeks, so don't delay, apply now.

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