Mine Systems Engineer

Job ID521884400-1318
LocationFort McMurray
Date Posted2018-12-13
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryResource Sector

LOCATION: Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

Are you a mining engineer or computer science professional who is looking to make improvements in real-time? In this dynamic industry leading position, you will support the development of autonomous haul systems (AHS), the most innovative mining technology in the country, while offering technical mentorship to support our AHS needs from a systems perspective.

You will use your expertise to:

  • Ensure the system health of the MMS Dispatch and FrontRunner systems using a dedicated approach and solve problems as necessary
  • Lead and plan system upgrades in order to minimize impact to the operation
  • Implement and sustain cyber security and redundancy measures to align with our standard methodologies
  • Implement processes and procedures to maintain data quality while facilitating data transfers
  • Work alignment between autonomous haul systems and staffed dispatch systems

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • A degree in mine engineering or computer science 
  • A valid driver’s licence and a clean driving record
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing
  • 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

Preference for: SAP:ENG

  • Autonomous haulage systems and Komatsu FrontRunner application experience
  • Mine automation experience with two or more years of experience administering mining fleet management system applications
  • Automation application management and administration experience outside of mining will be considered 
  • Working knowledge of SQL programming and database architecture

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

  • You will work out of our Base Plant Mine in Fort McMurray, Alberta
  • 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 highly competitive housing assistance to eligible individuals

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 – do it safely, or don’t do it. Our strong track record of growth and a focus on sustainability mean tremendous potential for the future. Learn about our mission, vision 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

Stay connected to us:

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.

Please note that our job postings are typically open for two weeks, so don't delay, apply now.

JOB CATEGORY: Engineering

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