Operator, Terminal

Suncor - Edmonton, Canada

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Job ID 16925

Reporting to the terminal supervisor, you will safely monitor operations and maintain all equipment in regards to truck loading and offloading at our Edmonton distribution terminal

  • Perform routine operating and maintenance tasks including tank level monitoring, coupler maintenance, snow removal, pipe fitting, instrumentation, and product sampling
  • Provide safe and reliable response to emergencies by evacuating drivers, isolating products, cleaning and containing spills, initiating fire suppression systems and activating the emergency response services if required
  • Authorize work permits and observe contractor and driver safety
  • Record any issues with equipment, product quality issues, and incidents
  • Maintain competencies by being well-versed in operating and maintenance procedures and understanding new or relevant changes
  • Perform truck driver orientations and track relevant certifications and licences for drivers and carrier companies

Required Qualifications

  • Experience in the oil and gas industry is preferred
  • Prior operating experience in a fuel distribution facility is preferred
  • Valid Alberta Journeyman Electrician or an Interprovincial Red Seal Journeyman Electrician Certificate is an asset
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record

  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite
  • Possess a strong mechanical aptitude to operate terminal equipment and perform maintenance
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
  • Effective troubleshooting abilities with a questioning attitude
  • You continually seek greater knowledge about the systems, processes and hazards in the workplace, in order to understand not just what you do but why you do it
  • You hold others accountable, and expect others to do the same

Working Conditions

  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive
  • The shift schedule is a rotating day shift covering 40 hours per week between Monday and Saturday and includes a 24 hour on-call rotation
  • You will be required to perform some heavy lifting, use of ladders and working on elevated work sites such as tanks with the ability to perform in a variety of different environments both indoor and outdoor as well as within confined spaces
  • This is a unionized position

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. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communitities 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
    Nov 26, 2017
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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