Specialist, Learning Lab

Suncor - Fort McMurray, Canada

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Job ID 18405

Reporting to the team leader, learning upgrading operations, you will be responsible for advising on and providing continuous improvement to our innovative new technology development in our oil sands laboratory.

  • Report out through stewardship the lab training requirement compliance levels
  • Gain a thorough understanding of our learning management system (LMS) and how to improve upon the existing processes
  • Lead and maintain the Laboratory job task inventory program and integrate laboratory best practices from safety, training, operational, and quality perspectives based on findings.
  • Continuous improvement of the lab and oil sands fiscal goals
  • Facilitate and participate in continuous improvement initiatives to support the ISO 17025 and operational excellence management systems.
  • Drive the training for our leading edge new technology development for oil sands
  • Build strong key relationships with the lab technicians and other internal stakeholders
  • Engage and collaborate with internal stakeholders

Required Qualifications

  • Experience in leading training initiatives with front line operations would be an asset
  • Minimum three years of oil sands lab experience required
  • Minimum of a chemical technology diploma or a bachelor of science degree required

  • Familiarity with LIMS and strong computing skills will be a strong asset
  • Your strong analytical and technical background will be supported by strong technical writing skills and the ability to provide effective technical training, assessment and audit skills
  • Strong hands-on knowledge of a broad range of analytical instrumentation and methodologies is required
  • You are someone that can readily build trust with internal stakeholders and have a consultative approach to how you work
  • You are a collaborative, team player and encourage other to participate in new initiatives
  • You have a continuous improvement mindset and have a passion for laboratory learning and safety

Working Conditions

  • This position is be based in Fort McMurray, Alberta

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
    Nov 15, 2017
  • Employee Type
  • Relocation Eligible
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