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Maintenance Planner

Date: Nov 30, 2018

LOCATION: Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

If you have a true passion for maintenance planning and don’t mind a highly demanding environment, then we have an exciting position for you! In this role you will support our upgrading business unit in Fort McMurray as a highly effective maintenance planner. You will use your technical knowledge and strong understanding of maintenance planning and scheduling concepts to identify and manage all factors relevant to achieving safe, environmentally responsible and cost effective maintenance planning. Think you’re up for the challenge?  

You will use your expertise to:

  • Identify and follow our environment health and safety policies, standards and procedures
  • Work closely with various teams across our company to develop seamless interfaces between functions, to enable the safe, consistent and reliable planning of all maintenance activities
  • Ensure compliance with all our relevant policies and standards including the Management of Change (MOC) process and maintenance business processes and provide input into the development of area-specific procedures and standards
  • Prepare job plans to include the logical sequencing of associated tasks, taking into account multi-craft alignment with the planned cost ready for scheduling
  • Maintain, improve and optimize our job plans, task lists, strategies and procedures through continuous improvement initiatives and techniques
  • Improve resource productivity by identifying labour, materials, special tools, external services, rentals and documentation
  • Create and maintain items and associated task lists from approved equipment strategy data sheets

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Three years of planning experience working in oil and gas, mining or a similar industrial environment
  • Acquired three years of related working knowledge of maintenance and reliability in mining, fixed plant, utilities or infrastructure
  • A mechanical trade certificate or diploma in a relevant technical field or equivalent technical and operational experience
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • A valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing

Preference for:

  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office suite; working knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems (preferably SAP) and material management systems
  • A strong understanding of maintenance planning and scheduling concepts as well as maintenance practices, performances measures, scheduling tools and techniques
  • The ability to read and interpret equipment specifications, engineering drawings, single line diagrams, isometric drawings, charts, tables, and study sample parts
  • An adaptive work style with an ability to handle multiple priorities, challenging demands and function in a positive but dynamic work environment
  • Motivation and initiative and can make decisions with integrity in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value
  • The proven ability to effectively communicate and interact with others across a multitude of business units to develop and build strong positive working relationships

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

  • You will work out of our Base Plant Operations in Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday
  • Relocation support will be provided; we offer highly competitive housing assistance to eligible candidates
  • If you reside outside of Fort McMurray, relocation of your primary residence to within 60 km of Fort McMurray is mandatory. Relocation support will be provided; we offer highly competitive housing assistance to eligible individuals

Why Suncor?

We are Canada's leading integrated energy company with a business portfolio that includes oil sands development and upgrading, offshore oil and gas production, petroleum refining, and product marketing under the Petro-Canada brand. 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.

In addition to rewarding job opportunities, we offer an attractive employee package, including:

  • Competitive base salary, compensation programs, and an annual incentive program
  • 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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