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Inspection (metallurgical engineering) Co-op Student May 2022

Date: Jan 15, 2022

LOCATION: Montreal, Quebec (CA-QC)

Why you should join us:
Under the supervision of an inspector and a corrosion specialist, you will work in a young and dynamic environment with a supervision adapted to the needs of the student. You will consolidate your technical knowledge while interacting with a multidisciplinary team of technicians and professionals. Each inspector has specific tasks to complete in order to satisfy the daily routine [corrosion monitoring (NDT), unit shutdown preparation and repair (NDT)], and we sometimes have emergencies and special projects that fill in. You'll work with some of the most talented people in the energy industry, and your assignments and mentoring will help you grow in extraordinary ways academically and professionally.
Join a dynamic and resourceful team where you can take on new challenges at a 137,000 barrel per day refinery that produces gasoline, distillates, asphalt, heavy fuel oil, petrochemicals, solvents and lubricant feedstock.

At Suncor, our student positions are not just internships. They provide interesting and rewarding work experiences to help you determine your career aspirations - best of all, many interns become permanent Suncor employees after graduation!

* And the pay is very competitive! *


You will use your expertise to:

  • Develop your knowledge in a heavy industry environment such as refining
  • Learn the codes and laws that govern us 
  • Understand and apply the safety rules for our refinery
  • Participate in small projects (short and long term) in monitoring material degradation related to our facilities according to the cases in progress (sulfidation, wet H2S, HTHA, external corrosion etc.)
  • Assist Suncor Inspector, Contract Inspector and Corrosion Specialist for corrosion follow-ups
  • Verify radiography
  • Analyze, compile, and classify data
  • Work with external contractors
  • Verify and collect data in the field with other inspectors and/or corrosion specialist


We'd like to review your application if you have...
Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Student in Bachelor of Engineering (Metallurgical)
  • A valid driver's license and a clean driving record
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Excellent communication skills and professional manner
  • Strong focus on execution with the ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work as a team to achieve the best results and maximize the value of the work
  • Constantly seeks to expand knowledge of systems, processes and hazards in the workplace to understand not only the nature of the work but also its purpose
  • Alignment with our values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity


* Must be enrolled in an accredited academic institution and returning to full time studies after the work term. *

* Please include a copy of school transcripts with your resume and indicate the length of the internship for which you are available. *
Fluent in French – please submit your resume in French *


Preference for:

  • Experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Experience with SAP (for reporting, history and recommendation), Plant corrosion management system (PCMS) and Risk Based Inspection (RBI)
  • Good knowledge of English


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

  • This is a 4 month work term starting in January 2022
  • You will work out of our Montréal office, located at 11701 Sherbrooke Street East
  • Learning environment surrounded by several disciplines (chemical, mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, operation)
  • Teamwork atmosphere based on mutual support
  • Be available to work overtime when required
  • Ability to work in harsh weather conditions and at heights
  • 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?

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 – 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.

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: Students & New Grads