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Treated Tailings Manager

Date: Feb 8, 2019

LOCATION: Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

Suncor pioneered oil sands development. Our early investments in technology helped unlock the potential of the oil sands by improving reliability and performance, expanding productivity and driving down costs while reducing our environmental footprint. We have an attractive opportunity for a supportive and influential leader looking to work with creative new technology. In this management position, you will make a significant impact by leading a team to improve environmental performance, water quality, and design as we continue to develop our best-in-class tailings technology. To learn more about our innovative technologies, check out our Report on Sustainability

You will use your expertise to:

  • Improve the quality and production of treated tailings operations
  • Collaborate with tailings planning, reclamation and mine groups to oversee and implement strategies
  • Lead process optimization initiatives within the cross-functional team (CFT)
  • Assign work and assist employees with planning and prioritization
  • Ensure team members receive development, training and resources to properly perform their roles
  • Mentor your team and create an environment of trust that promotes engagement
  • Provide troubleshooting support and support all incident investigations
  • Provide support on regulatory commitments

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • An engineering degree or significant scientific/research experience with a corresponding masters or PhD
  • 12 years of related experience
  • Three years of front line leadership experience
  • A valid driver’s licence and a clean driving
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing
  • Strong collaboration skills that enables you to build strong, positive relationships with diverse groups
  • Strong communication skills and a high level of integrity
  • A continuous improvement mindset and are able to seek greater knowledge and understanding of the systems, process and hazards in the workplace

Preference for:

  • A degree in Chemical or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams

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

  • You will work out of our Base Plant Mine in Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday
  • This position is safety sensitive
  • 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.

JOB CATEGORY: Engineering

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