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Terminal Technician

Date: Dec 30, 2021

LOCATION: Commerce City, Colorado (US-CO)
SALARY RANGE: $55,280 to $62,190


Why you should join us:

Are you looking for a great career opportunity? Are you a self-starter and a strong problem solver who is passionate about safety and building positive relationships? If yes, then we have the role for you! As a Terminal Technician at Suncor, you will be responsible for the safe and efficient operation of our assets while contending with uncontrollable factors such as weather, equipment outages and product supply.

You will use your expertise to:

  • Participate in our Journey to Zero safety initiative by leading safety initiatives on site and supporting front line initiatives as well as emergency response
  • Oversee facility product quality and efficient receipt, storage, handling, and loading of refined products in a dynamic 24/7/365 operating environment
  • Responsible for internal electrical and mechanical inspections and incident reporting and investigations
  • Build positive relationships with diverse groups of internal and external partners to improve work flow and communication
  • Ensure appropriate information gathered to assist in the decision-making on competing priorities and terminal issues
  • Introduce efficiencies with your continuous improvement mindset while keeping our day to day operations functioning
  • Provide support into capital projects planning and the budgeting process
  • Support and engage in communicating with TopTech to ensure all programming changes being considered are well evaluated and communicated

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Three years of oil and gas or industrial industry experience
  • Experience with PLC equipment and extensive trouble shooting
  • A High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Strong communication, troubleshooting and analytical skills with the ability to make timely decisions
  • A strong safety record with solid safety behaviors and demonstrated leadership
  • An adaptive work style with an ability to manage multiple priorities, challenging demands and function positively in a dynamic collaborative work environment
  • A valid driver’s licence with a driving record acceptable to Suncor
  • Alignment with our values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity

Preference for:

  • A highly motivated self-directed professional with proven analytical aptitude and understanding of instrumentation and electrical equipment
  • Proficient understanding of Microsoft Office, TopTech and SAP
  • Knowledge of petroleum terminal operations and maintenance as well as truck and pipeline petroleum transport operations
  • A Journeyman Electrician license and mechanical experience

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

  • You will work out of our Commerce City West Rack Terminal, located at 5575 Brighton Blvd.
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday, with the potential for extended work hours based on business needs and a 24/7 on-call rotation requirement to deal with emergency situations or operational problems and requires you to respond to emergencies at delivery locations
  • This position is safety sensitive
  • You will be required to perform duties in a variety of different environments both indoor and outdoor
  • We have numerous Employee Inclusion Networks who work together to help foster an inclusive and respectful culture and drive positive change at Suncor. Current networks include both Workplace Inclusion Networks (focusing on inclusion and respect for all), and identity-focused networks (focusing on building community and a sense of belonging and allyship for different groups) 
  • 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

Why Suncor?

Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Suncor, a leading integrated energy company based in Alberta, Canada with a business portfolio that includes oil sands development and upgrading, offshore oil and gas production, petroleum refining, and product marketing.

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. 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 – if it isn't safe, we don't do it. Our strong track record of growth and a focus on sustainability mean tremendous potential for the future. Learn about our purpose and values.

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.

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 offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:

  • Competitive base salary, annual incentive program and other compensation programs 
  • Work/Life balance, including a generous vacation program
  • Competitive benefits programs offering choice and flexibility
  • Generous pension and 401(k) savings plans

Stay connected to us:

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.