Laboratory Technician

Suncor - Edmonton, Canada

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Job ID 21683

Are you an organized, safety conscious individual with excellent time management skills looking for an exciting new career opportunity? Reporting to the laboratory supervisor at the Edmonton refinery you will be responsible for the safe and accurate testing of finished products and unit streams in accordance to established quality management system (QMS) and standard operating procedures (SOP).

  • Carries out physical and analytical job requirements in a consistent, safe manner
  • Performs routine and periodic testing according to established QMS and SOP on finished products and unit streams
  • Conducts certifications of base tanks and product blends
  • Conducts quality assurance checks, calibrations and control charting by following statistical rules and performs corrective action when necessary
  • Performs minor maintenance and troubleshooting on laboratory equipment
  • Responsible for the dynamic improvement of laboratory skills and knowledge by completion of required training
  • Reviews/revises QMS and SOP as required

Required Qualifications

  • Analytical Laboratory experience in an Industrial Operations setting is an asset
  • Experience with ISO 9001:2015 standard compliance and requirements
  • Chemical technology diploma or bachelor of science with related laboratory experience

  • Competent computer skills (Excel, Word and LIMS)
  • Safety conscious and understands, appreciates, and demonstrates safe work practices and a dedication to zero harm
  • Statistical process control and statistical techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Good laboratory practices knowledge and skills
  • Strong trouble-shooting and analytical skills
  • Mechanically inclined

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
    Jun 30, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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