Maintenance Planner Job in Alberta at Suncor Energy Services –

LOCATION: Syncrude Site, Alberta (CA-AB)


Why you should join us:
Our team at the Syncrude location in the Utilities and Offsite Maintenance department is seeking an experienced maintenance planning professional to join our team!

You will use your expertise to:
Responsible for overall planning of the assigned scope/plant

Work with technical groups to clearly understand the detailed scope and develop planning steps, assign resources, logic, priorities, and prepare job package binders

Collaborate closely with other Outage Planners, Coordinators, Contractor Supervision, Execution Leaders to develop executable plans along with required job packages

Assess jobs for prefabrication possibilities, prepare and initiate work for execution

Create notification for work request and interface with CMS planners as required, monitor the status of prefab work, including offsite vendors

Identify optimization opportunities, cost benefits and run multiple what-if scenarios

Review material requirements, develop MTOs and work with material coordinators/procurement to receive materials in-time without impact to Outage timing

Work with schedulers for schedule integrity, analysis, look ahead reporting, camp forecasts and workforce mobilization/demobilization plans

We’d like to review your application if you have…

Must-haves (minimum requirements):
Journeyperson certificate and previous field experience required

5-10 years Turnaround or Maintenance planner experience preferred

Previous supervisory experience preferred

Knowledge of upgrading/U&O units is an asset

Understanding of various trades to manage interferences in plans

Ability to work with various contractors and manage sequencing of tasks/resources during execution

Strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as a great team player

Excellent computer skills including: Word, Excel, Primavera (P6) & SAP

Work independently and manage multiple, changing tasks

Ability to direct personnel and make sound decisions under tight deadlines and shifting priorities, as necessitated by business need

Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office tools – MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint

Strong collaboration skills that enables you to build strong, positive relationships with diverse groups

The ability to anticipate potential problems and check for out-of-the-ordinary conditions, as well as having a strong sense of accountability

A continuous improvement mindset and are able to seek greater knowledge and understanding of the systems, process and hazards in the workplace

Alignment with our values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity

Where you’ll be working, your work schedule, and other important information:

You will work out of our Syncrude location in Fort McMurray

Hours of work are a regular 40-hour work week, Monday to Friday

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 competitive housing assistance to eligible individuals

We have numerous Employee Inclusion Networks who work together to help foster an inclusive and respectful culture and drive positive change at Suncor. Current networks include both Workplace Inclusion Networks (focusing on inclusion and respect for all), and identity-focused networks (focusing on building community and a sense of belonging and allyship for different groups)

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We require qualified and safety-focused employees for business-critical roles that maintain our commitment to operational excellence and reliable operations. We are using technology to conduct virtual interviews to adhere to physical distancing recommendations and we are well set up for remote onboarding and orientation

Suncor encourages everyone to do their part and support global efforts to limit the impact of COVID-19 with good hygiene practices, physical distancing, and with care and consideration for the people around you. For more information on how we’re responding to COVID-19, click here. #StrongerTogether

Why Suncor?

We are Canada’s leading integrated energy company with a business portfolio that includes oil sands development and upgrading, offshore oil and gas production, petroleum refining, and product marketing under the Petro-Canada brand. Our global presence offers rewarding opportunities for you to learn, contribute, and grow in a variety of career-building positions. We live by the value of safety above all else – if it isn’t safe, we don’t do it. Our strong track record of growth and a focus on sustainability mean tremendous potential for the future. Learn about our purpose and values.

In addition to rewarding job opportunities, we offer an attractive employee package, including:

Competitive base salary, compensation programs, and an annual incentive program

Flexible benefits package

Rewarding pension and savings plans

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We are an equal opportunity employer and encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to providing a diverse and inclusive work environment where every employee feels valued and respected. We will consider accessibility accommodations to applicants upon request. Check out our social goal to learn how we are working to build greater mutual trust and respect with the Indigenous Peoples in Canada.

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JOB CATEGORY: Business Professionals

About the Company

Company: Suncor Energy Services –

Company Location:  Alberta

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About Suncor Energy Services -