Shift Supervisor, Mobile Cranes

Suncor - Fort McMurray, Canada

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Job ID 24002

Reporting to the lead crane supervisor, maintenance support services, you will be responsible to oversee the day-to-day activities of the mobile crane team. As the shift supervisor for mobile cranes, you will provide service to the support services team.

  • Dispatch, supervise and coordinate transportation services
  • Manage crane contractors and work execution
  • Scope jobs and recommend crane size and configurations
  • Ensure to compliance with environment, health and safety standards
  • Confirm the safety and environmental integrity of the cranes
  • Report and assist in the investigation of all incidents to closure
  • Verify all checks for any critical lift with mobile cranes by supporting the crane lift review team
  • Basic administrative computer work and duties

Required Qualifications

  • Five or more years of front line leadership experience with crane operations or maintenance in an industrial setting
  • Experience leading in a unionized environment
  • Valid Alberta Journeyman Crane Certificate or an Interprovincial Red Seal Journeyman Crane Certificate; would consider Engineering of other Trade Certificate
  • High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (GED)
  • Possess a valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record

  • Deep understanding of crane operations and technical knowledge
  • Proficient in SAP
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills
  • Dedicated to promoting a strong safety culture
  • You constantly ask what could go wrong and check for unusual conditions and learn to anticipate potential problems

Working Conditions

  • This position has been identified as safety sensitive
  • The shift schedule is a 5 days on/ 4 days off rotation
  • 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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