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Co-op Student, Computer Science

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Date: Oct 3, 2018

LOCATION: Calgary or Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)
JOB NUMBER: 25110
 

Job Overview

Co-op positions at Suncor are more than just a work term. They provide you with meaningful and challenging work experiences to help enable you to determine where you want your career to go – better yet, many of our co-op students go on to become permanent Suncor employees after they graduate! You will work side-by-side with some of the most talented people in the energy industry, and your work assignments and mentoring will offer you extraordinary academic and career growth.

In this position, you will have the opportunity to put your academic knowledge into practice and leave your mark within a large integrated organization.  You will have the opportunity to be involved with new technology and to work with large data sets to help streamline work. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Participate in the development of solutions of technical issues and in the verification of implementation of these solutions
  • Understand and optimize current operations and develop tools for tracking process data for analysis and metrics reporting
  • Review daily production data for accuracy and capture in the data management system
  • Prepare and present summary reports, performance metrics reports, graphical representation and presentations as required
  • Provide regulatory support to growth applications and assist with the development of production profiles to support long range plans

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education:

  • Currently enrolled in a formal co-op program in 3rd or 4th year Computer Science at an accredited post-secondary institution, and returning to full-time studies after the work term
  • Attach your transcripts with your application and clearly indicate the length of work term for which you are available

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong computer skills with intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel
  • An understanding of oil and gas production and processing is an asset
  • Strong collaboration skills: you collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the best outcome
  • Continually seek knowledge and understanding: you strive to understand the systems, processes and hazards in and around the workplace

Working Conditions

  • This is an 8 – 12 month work term, from January 2019 - December 2019
  • Relocation support will be provided if approved for the position; we offer highly competitive housing assistance to eligible candidates

Why Suncor
Start your career at one of Canada's leading companies. Suncor looks for people who have the best to offer, and provides the same in return. We are committed to sustainable, ethical growth - Suncor is a company where you can contribute in a meaningful way, grow your skills and career, and achieve success.

Business Overview
Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.

And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.

Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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Please note that our job postings are typically open for two weeks, so if you are interested and qualified, apply now.

JOB CATEGORY: Students & New Grads


Job Segment: Sustainability, Offshore Oil, Energy

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