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Specialist Electrical & Instrumentation

Date: Jan 12, 2022

LOCATION: Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

Are you ready to develop Electrical and Instrumentation (E/I) solutions to enhance our systems reliability? If so, this is the role for you!  By working with the E/I coordinators, technicians and engineers it will be your responsibility to ensure that all E/I equipment in the Upgrading area meets or exceeds the targets for equipment availability. Executing this work in a safe and efficient manner is paramount.

You will use your expertise to:

  • Implement adequate measurements to monitor our equipment availability compliance targets
  • Maintain and operate equipment within safe operating limits and in compliance with standards and procedures
  • Work and communicate effectively with cross shifts to establish consistency
  • Offer technical support to engineering, operations, E/I supervisors, planners, technicians, and cross functional teams
  • Conceive, engineer, design and fabricate reliability improvements
  • Implement cost reductions through SAP notification validity screening and removal
  • Provide P0/P1 response to critical plant issues and support
  • Ensure proactive analysis of critical systems through network programs and implement the appropriate path forward prior to an issue occurring (Trending, AMS, System1)
  • Enter Management of Change (MOC), notifications or Enablons

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Five years of industry experience with an automation and electrical focus
  • Strong E/I design and electrical drawing experience
  • A valid Alberta Journeyperson Electrical Certificate or a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • A High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • A valid driver’s licence with a clean driving record
  • Outstanding collaboration skills that enables you to build solid, positive relationships with diverse groups
  • Alignment with our values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity

Preference for:

  • Instrument, analyzer, and trouble shooting
  • Computer proficiency, specifically in Microsoft Office and SAP

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

  • You will work out of our Base Plant Site in Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday, with the potential for extended work hours based on business needs
  • This position is safety sensitive
  • 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)
  • Suncor is aware that some job seekers have received false employment offers from an individual or organization posing as Suncor. All recruiting is conducted through our Careers site, your resume needs to be submitted to this site if you would like to be considered for a role. To learn more about false recruiting offers, click here
  • 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?

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 – 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.

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. Check out our social goal to learn how we are working to build greater mutual trust and respect with the Indigenous Peoples in Canada.

Please note that our job postings are typically open for two weeks, so don't delay, apply now.

JOB CATEGORY: Business Professionals