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Summer Aboriginal Student, Fort McMurray

Date: Jan 8, 2019

LOCATION: Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

“I have been fortunate to work on a vast array of jobs during my time here. I got hands-on experience with field water sampling and going to remote wells areas to retrieve field samples. I also got to help with a research on insects in the oil sands area.” - Vernon (2018 Environmental Technician student in Fort McMurray)

Student positions at Suncor are more than just a work term. They provide you with significant and important work experiences to help enable you to determine where you want your career to go – better yet, you may have the opportunity to become a permanent Suncor employee after you graduate! You will work side-by-side with some of the most talented people in the energy industry, and your work assignments and mentoring will offer you academic and career growth.

We have multiple roles available in the Fort McMurray area such as: Engineering, Finance, Supply Chain Management, Human Resources, Environmental Health and Safety, and Operations. You will gain valuable work experience that will allow for personal growth while contributing to our overall success. Based on the program you’re enrolled in and the requirements of the position, we will work to find the perfect opportunity for you.

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Post-secondary Indigenous students who are enrolled in Engineering, Business, Finance, Sciences, or a technical program at an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Must be returning to full-time studies in the fall
  • (Attach your transcripts with your application)
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing

Preference for:

  • Experience working with Microsoft Office products
  • A motivated, self-starter with an interest in learning about the oil and gas industry
  • Flexibility and able to adapt to changes in priorities and plans

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

  • You will be working out of either our Base Plant mine located in Fort McMurray or one of our other  locations in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo such as MacKay River or Fort Hills
  • Depending on the role, hours of work range from a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday, to a pre-determined shift schedule
  • This is a four-month work term starting in May 2019 to the end of August

Why Suncor?

Start your career at 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 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.

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.

JOB CATEGORY: Students & New Grads

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