Planner, Maintenance

Suncor - Fort McMurray, Canada

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Job ID 24823

If you enjoy maintenance planning, then this may be the perfect role for you. Reporting to the planning and scheduling lead, Energy & Utilities maintenance, you will be accountable for the planning of labor, materials, external services, access methods, and equipment rentals for daily plant maintenance activities.

  • Identify and handle all factors relevant to achieving safe, environmentally responsible and cost effective maintenance plans
  • Work closely with various teams to develop seamless interfaces between functions, to enable the safe, consistent and reliable planning of all maintenance activities
  • Manage and adjust planning priorities according to a combination of factors such as operational requirements, plant risk, defect analysis, and major event calendar dates
  • Prepare job plans to include the logical sequencing of associated tasks, taking into account multi-craft alignment
  • Maintain and continuously improve job plans and task lists, through analysis of previous work order history, soliciting planning feedback, performing workplace observations, and field walk downs
  • Ensure compliance to all of our relevant policies and standards including the management of change (MOC) process and maintenance business processes and provide input into the development of procedures and standards
  • Be a key member in the integrated maintenance team, working hand-in-hand with reliability engineers, supply chain management, and operations

Required Qualifications

  • Five or more years of maintenance and reliability experience in fixed plants; with at least two of those years being hands-on planning experience
  • Mechanical trade certificate or diploma in a relevant technical field
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record

  • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite with working knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems (preferably SAP)
  • Deep understanding of maintenance planning and scheduling concepts as well as maintenance practices, performance measures, scheduling tools and techniques
  • Proven strong safety mindset and display a preventative and contingency based approach to planning with a continuous improvement mindset
  • Capable of handling several tasks while focusing on quality and completion of deliverables
  • Exceptionally strong communication and social skills, with the ability to work professionally with others at various levels
  • You are a highly motivated self-starter who makes decisions with integrity and supports company objectives and policies

Working Conditions

  • 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
    Sep 10, 2018
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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