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Turnaround Planner

Date: Jul 10, 2019

LOCATION: Commerce City, Colorado (US-CO)
JOB NUMBER: 27379

Why you should join us:

Do you have strong integrity and attention to detail? Are you passionate about working in a fast paced environment, building positive relationships, problem solving, and working within a positive team environment? In this role, you will be responsible for estimating turnaround activities by retrieving and collecting all relevant information and presenting it in such a way that the work can be executed expediently and cost effectively.

You will use your expertise to:

  • Create high quality, detailed job plans that account for the correct people, equipment, materials and services to perform work in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner
  • Verify and process approved work requests based on priority and risk rank. Ensure environmental, health and safety considerations are factored into every plan via a Planning Level Risk Assessment (PLRA)
  • Provide feedback to the cross-functional teams on approved work request quality as needed and flag any constraints/barriers to timely planning and/or execution (engineering required, isolation issues, etc.)
  • Prepare structured job plans with effective breakdown of the work required including craft steps, duration, resources and all relevant documentation.
  • Must be able to walk 100% of jobs in the field and retrieve data from previous like jobs and equipment files
  • Utilize electronic equipment files to retrieve critical equipment information.
  • Read P&IDs, piping isometrics and piping specifications
  • Support reliability to create, optimize, review and release cyclical program job plans
  • Identify continuous improvement opportunities by using and improving plan templates and soliciting feedback both during the planning process and following work execution
  • Understand and apply the Maintenance and Reliability standards, turnaround standards and other applicable standards, policies, procedures, and relevant key performance indicators, guidance documents and updates
  • Participate in field coordination activities during the turnaround execution window

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Five years of experience in planning and/or coordinating preferably in a turnaround environment
  • A High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, including Word, Visio and Excel
  • Strong knowledge of SAP, specifically maintenance and material management modules
  • A deep understanding of maintenance planning and scheduling concepts as well as maintenance practices, performance measures, scheduling tools and techniques
  • General technical understanding of the oil and gas industry and mechanical equipment; knowledge of standard components, typical issues, regular maintenance expectations for exchangers, valves, compressors, piping circuits, towers, etc.
  • Strong collaboration skills that enable you to build strong, positive relationships with diverse groups at a range of organization levels (craft, operators, contractors, team leads, managers, directors)
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing

Preference for:

  • Experience in the oil and gas industry or a similar industrial environment
  • Knowledge of Primavera or other scheduling tools
  • A post-secondary education, diploma or trade certification or technical/mechanical background
  • Exceptional communication and people skills, with the ability to work professionally with other team members at various levels
  • A highly motivated self-starter who has a proven ability to maintain positive relationships across diverse groups, and make decisions with integrity, in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value

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

  • You will work out of our Commerce City refinery, located at 5455 Brighton Blvd.
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday
  • The position is mainly office-based with visits to the field.
  • Walking, stairs or ladder climbing as well as exposure to all weather conditions is required for verification of all plans
  • You will spend significantly more time in the field during the execution window

Why Suncor?

Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Suncor Energy Inc., a leading integrated energy company based in Calgary, 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 – 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.

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

  • Competitive base salary, compensation programs and an annual incentive program
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and 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.


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