Coordinator, Operations

Suncor - Edmonton, Canada

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Job ID 20072

Reporting to the manager, area operations, you will be responsible for safe, efficient and reliable process operation of the utilities units, including: steam production facilities; boiler feedwater treatment system, reverse osmosis plant, cooling water system, sour water system, instrument and utility air systems and sulphur plants. You will be responsible for ensuring that all operating crews are kept informed of issues that impact equipment performance or availability.

  • Provides guidance and expertise to achieve optimized operation at production targets
  • Establishes maintenance priorities in collaboration with area maintenance coordinator
  • Reviews daily operating instructions, activities and key performance measures at daily area team meeting with emphasis on safe work execution
  • Provides instruction to operating crews, ensuring equipment is ready for maintenance as scheduled
  • Reviews/audits the performance of routine and safety system checks
  • Participates in ongoing review of ISO14001 environmental management system significant aspects and program objectives
  • Coordinates operation activities associated with both planned and unplanned maintenance of utilities units
  • Communicates to production planning and other refinery units any operating issues within the Utilities area which may impact production targets or impact reliability
  • Helps in the development of work scope for utilities unit shutdowns
  • Creates, reviews and updates utilities unit standard operating procedures

Required Qualifications

  • Valid First Class Engineer Certificate or Second Class Engineer certificate able to progress to obtain a First Class Engineer Certificate and to obtain a Temporary First Class Engineer Certificate as needed for vacation coverage, per ABSA requirements-  Able to fulfill role of chief operating engineer for the refinery, per ABSA requirements as needed
  • Supervisory experience in a unionized environment (previous refining experience is preferred)
  • Working knowledge of SAP maintenance function
  • High level of technical experience related to refinery processes and equipment, particularly utility systems
  • Able to assess proper business related priorities for maintenance work
  • Understanding and experience with budgeting processes
  • Proficient in use of information management systems

  • Safety focused mindset
  • Strong analytical skills and a problem solver
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment with non-authoritative leadership skills
  • Demonstrates strong initiative, continuous improvement mindset and innovation
  • Dedication to operational excellence (safety, people, sustainability and reliability)

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
    Jan 24, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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