Analyst, Condition Based Monitoring Shovels

Suncor - Fort McMurray, Canada

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Job ID 21956

Reporting to the manager, reliability, you will conduct integrated health and condition based monitoring (IBM/CBM) for our shovel fleets including monitoring and assessing output of shovel real-time wireless IHM systems, as well as other CBM sources including tooth monitoring, structural measurement tracking, and oil analysis.

  • Use IHM real-time wireless applications to conduct CBM monitoring and data analysis
  • Interpret mechanical and electrical fault codes and trends, assess risk, and provide maintenance action recommendations through SAP notifications
  • Employ equipment health monitoring tools to develop condition alarm thresholds, trends and technical operating envelopes
  • Work closely with reliability and maintenance engineers in trending and predictive analysis
  • Liaise with equipment manufacturers and reliability engineers to continuously improve on CBM data, reduce false alarm rates and optimize trends for predictive purposes
  • Assess oil analysis reports and identify action requirements
  • Support integrated health monitoring improvement projects
  • Track and report on CBM data, key performance indicators as well as maintenance “save” tracking
  • Support our reliability team in the use of data for post-incident and failure investigations

Required Qualifications

  • Two or more years of direct condition base monitoring experience for mobile mining/ heavy equipment or similar equipment in a relevant industry
  • Experience in employing real-time IHM system applications such as Prevail, MIDAS,  Minecare is preferred
  • Field maintenance experience on CAT7495 and/or PH4100 cable shovels or similar equipment is a strong asset
  • Mechanical or electrical engineering degree, or a Heavy Equipment Technician Journeyman certificate
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record

  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite; working knowledge of SAP is an asset
  • Solid understanding and experience in interpreting oil sampling results and the ability to use the IHM system application for analysis, trend development, and reporting
  • Well-developed critical thinking, with an ability to apply logic and challenge assumptions
  • Strong analytical skills including analyzing data, conducting root cause assessment and drawing, and presenting conclusions and recommendations
  • You are a highly motivated self-starter with the ability to make decisions with integrity and support company objectives and policies
  • You collaborate with others in order to achieve the best results and deliver the most value

Working Conditions

  • 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 candidates

Preferred Qualifications


Company Description

Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada.

And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels.

As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day.

Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential.

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Additional Information

  • Job ID
  • Post Date
    May 31, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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