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Plant Operator, Utilities

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Date: Nov 30, 2017

LOCATION: Fort Hills, Wood Buffalo, Alberta (CA-AB)
JOB NUMBER: 19021
 

Job Overview

Are you interested in joining our Fort Hills utilities team and are you qualified to perform the plant operating duties and responsibilities? Reporting to our shift supervisor, you will operate the equipment in a safe, efficient manner, according to established practices, procedures and guidelines.

Key Accountabilities

  • Monitor and adjust equipment and process variables to maintain a safe and environmentally-sound operation
  • Learn and adhere to our utilities management systems
  • Work on a crew covering a qualified post within an operating area
  • Perform preventative maintenance and troubleshooting to maintain our process equipment
  • Monitor the operation and equipment for deviations
  • Participate in and support turnover activities in assigned areas

Required Qualifications

Experience and Education

  • Two or more years of utilities plant operating experience in the oil and gas, power plant or pulp and paper industry
  • 4th Class Power Engineering Certificate (or higher)
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record

Skills and Knowledge

  • You will collaborate to achieve the best results and deliver the most value
  • You continually seek greater knowledge about the systems, processes and hazards in our workplace, in order to understand not just what you do but why you do it
  • You do not take or tolerate shortcuts and if the procedure is incorrect, you fix it
  • You constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems
  • Strong proven safety and environmental mindset

Working Conditions

  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive
  • This is a camp-based position at the Fort Hills site
  • The shift schedule is a seven days on/ seven days off rotation
  • You will be required to perform some lifting, use of ladders and working on elevated work sites such as scaffolds and towers
  • Ability to perform in different environments both indoor and outdoor as well as within confined spaces

Why Suncor
Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job you're genuinely excited about - 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
  • Flexible benefits package
  • Rewarding pension and savings plans

Our mission to create energy for a better world begins with caring about the communities we live and work in, while responding to your interests and concerns. Read our Suncor Connections newsletter to see how we're living up to our commitment to keeping you informed.

About Fort Hills
Fort Hills, a joint venture between Suncor, Total, and Teck Resources, is the largest undeveloped oil sands mining asset in the region. Located 90 kilometres north of Fort McMurray, you’ll travel in comfort from one of our Western Canadian hubs, or Fort McMurray. There, you will stay in a world class, modern yet comfortable, lodge-style accommodation. More information about life at Fort Hills is available here.

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. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communitities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

Not sure if this particular listing is the right opportunity for you? Please join our Talent Community at www.suncor.com and click on Careers, or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter for the latest job listings and employment news.

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

JOB CATEGORY: Trade & Operators


Job Segment: Utility, Engineer, Power Plant Operator, Sustainability, Offshore Oil, Energy, Engineering

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