Coordinator, Construction

Suncor - Fort McMurray, Canada

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Job ID 22687

Are you looking for a new opportunity to join our Fort McMurray construction team? Reporting directly to the construction manager, you will be accountable to ensure contractors carry out construction activities in a safe, timely and cost effective manner and in accordance with the work packages and specifications.

  • Work closely with other team members such as coordinators, project controls, contracts, and materials management, to achieve project specific goals and requirements
  • Participate in readiness for constructions reviews and attend kick off meetings as necessary
  • Act as a liaison between Suncor and the construction contractor in respective areas to resolve interface and integration issues
  • Ensure timely execution of construction administration responsibilities and support progress validation in conjunction with project controls
  • Follow the project change management processes, focusing on accuracy of costs and resources and timely closure
  • Identify any potential changes and rework that could impact the cost or schedule of the project and deal with it appropriately
  • Review and validate contractor daily labour equipment and materials and follow up on validation of contractors when needed
  • Authorize day-to-day minor changes within the specified limits and attend safety meetings

Required Qualifications

  • 10 or more years of experience in a similar role with a mechanical background
  • Post-secondary education in a related discipline
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record

  • Capable of reading and understanding drawings, P&ID’s, ISO’s and conversant with industry and project specific standards, specifications and applicable codes
  • Deep understanding and well-developed business skills including contract management, along with oil sands experience and significant mechanical experience and knowledge
  • Domestic and Alberta project execution knowledge
  • You thrive under deadline pressures, enjoy working with tight timelines, and consistently maintain a strong amount of detail
  • You constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential risks
  • You hold others accountable, and expect others to do the same

Working Conditions

  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive
  • This position is located in Fort McMurray and only local residents will be considered
  • The shift schedule is a 10 days on / 4 days off rotation

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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