Electrical and Instrumentation Engineer

Suncor - Firebag, Canada

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Job ID 22784

  • Liaise with production to understand the E&I equipment that is unreliable to develop and maintain asset risk/opportunity register
  • Provide reliability engineering and root cause and failure analysis support as required
  • Assist in the technical development of assigned project P&IDs
  • Provide recommendations for sustaining and major projects (e.g., scoping studies, model reviews, document reviews, scoping study reviews, system studies, datasheets, detailed designs)
  • Provide support in commissioning new equipment
  • Focus on priority assigned and develop scope of work keeping safety as top priority followed by reliability, quality and availability of E&I assets
  • Ensure system is capable for new additions without impacting the capacity or operability of the existing system
  • Investigate equipment failures, system upsets and provide recommendations
  • Participate in equipment installation inspections, modifications, testing and commissioning of electrical systems and equipment for sustainable and reliability groups
  • Develop E&I installation drawings, data sheets and specifications, in full compliance with recognized industry standards, safety standards, and various client specifications
  • Recommend system improvements with newer technology
  • Participate as an active member of the risk review teams and provide leadership in loss management techniques such as the Hazard and Operability (HAZOP) process
  • Promoting and working towards a reliability culture and dedicated maintenance

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical or instrumentation engineering
  • Six or more years in reliability engineering and management tools with experience in E&I  engineering
  • Knowledge of design, maintenance, testing and commissioning E&I equipment
  • Experience with management of change (MOC) process and workflow
  • Understanding and knowledge of applicable industry standards
  • Working knowledge of Hazardous Area installations
  • Experienced in the application/selection and installation of field instruments and valves
  • HAZOP experience.
  • Knowledge of Distributed Control Systems (DCS) and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC)
  • Knowledge of Electric Heat Trace (EHT) design, maintenance and troubleshooting

  • Knowledge of SAP plant maintenance CMMS
  • Collaborate with requesters through process variations so that workable solutions meet the standard
  • Proven ability to lead multiple and changing priorities under tight deadlines with strong decision-making skills
  • Strong sense of ownership, with demonstrated interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Understand complex processes, and strive to develop and implement continuous improvement and creative process enhancements

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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