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Terminal Operator, Truck Crude

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Date: Jul 13, 2017

LOCATION: Commerce City, Colorado (US-CO)

Job Overview

Reporting to the supervisor crude truck terminal you will be responsible for day to day operation and maintenance of the crude unloading docks.

Key Accountabilities

  • Verify safety and function of all crude unloading docks through daily facility walk downs and checking for abnormal conditions
  • Train drivers on procedures and expectations
  • Inspect and repair, as needed, any maintenance items to keep docks in good working order
  • Manage inventory for critical spares and replacement parts
  • Provide repair assistance on pumps, piping, and meter proving
  • Perform daily, weekly, monthly and annual PM checks per schedule
  • Randomly sample and check water and sediment content of crude deliveries to verify quality and record results
  • Ensure proper operation of the water separator through visual inspections, draining of excess water, scheduling pump outs as needed, and weekly testing of brine solution
  • Perform safety observations to ensure compliance with PPE requirements, and safety and unloading procedures; halt work if unsafe conditions are present

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education:

  • Previous oil experience preferred
  • Light tractor operator experience is preferred
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence with a driving record acceptable to Suncor

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Basic mechanical knowledge of pumps, motors, switch gear
  • Basic understanding of crude truck transport operation including unloading of crude oil
  • Basic computer skills are required, knowledge of Word and Excel

Working Conditions

  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive
  • This position is overtime eligible
  • Outdoor work in all types of weather is required
  • This position requires standing for extended periods of time

Why Suncor
Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job that will fit your life - as well as opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others. Plus, Suncor Energy offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:

  • Competitive base salary and compensation programs
  • Attractive annual incentive program
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

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Business Overview
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Suncor Energy Inc., an integrated energy company based in Calgary, Canada. We want you to have 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.

Suncor’s downstream business operates four refineries including the Commerce City refinery, the only petroleum refinery in the area and one of the largest in the Rocky Mountain region.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Colorado’s only refinery - 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 is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Not sure if this particular listing is the right opportunity for you? Please join our Talent Community at and click on Careers, or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter for the latest job listings and employment news.

JOB CATEGORY: Trade & Operators

Job Segment: Sustainability, Refinery, Offshore Oil, Energy

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