Manager, Maintenance Execution, Trucks

Suncor - Fort McMurray, Canada

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Job ID 20320

Reporting to the director of mine equipment maintenance (trucks), you will directly oversee all maintenance on our Caterpillar haulage truck fleets.

  • Maintain strong communication between shop supervisors, Suncor’s  front line workforce and key vendor stakeholders, while establishing and upholding clear and transparent expectations
  • Collaborate with other truck shop managers to optimize shop equipment usage and cost efficiency
  • Lead and direct the safe and efficient execution of planned and unplanned maintenance for your designated portfolio
  • Interact with the front line leaders daily to ensure adherence to process and to enable the effective execution of our work
  • Collaborate with procurement, engineering, planning, and operations teams to eliminate bottlenecks in the maintenance of our fleets
  • Participate actively in meetings regarding safety, maintenance planning, workforce management, and optimization of work

Required Qualifications

  • Minimum five years of management experience in a heavy industrial setting
  • Minimum 10 years of experience working in a heavy equipment maintenance environment
  • Journeyman certificate or degree in a related field is an asset
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record

  • Deep understanding of heavy mobile equipment maintenance practices and vendor interaction processes
  • Ability to build and lead a team with operational discipline and exceptional commitment to “doing the right thing”
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite and SAP
  • You have a continuous improvement mindset and constantly ask what could go wrong and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems
  • You have an excellent safety attitude and strong work ethic, and hold others accountable, while expecting others to do the same
  • You are a creative problem solver with strong analytical skills

Working Conditions

  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive
  • This position is based in Fort McMurray, Alberta on a Monday to Friday schedule
  • 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
    Feb 4, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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