Capital Specialist

Job ID528550600-8080
LocationFort McMurray
Date Posted2019-01-21
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryResource Sector

LOCATION: Fort McMurray, Alberta (CA-AB)

Why you should join us:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Capital Specialist to join our dynamic mine maintenance and reliability (M&R) team in Fort McMurray. In this role you will take ownership of the mine M&R capital planning process and the capital project coordination process. These processes require extensive collaboration with several cross-functional teams, vendors and original equipment manufacturers that will ensure accurate and smooth capital planning and capital project execution.

You will use your expertise to:

  • Support the M&R management team in their capital planning development strategies during the long range planning and budget process, and coordinate the M&R capital project execution based on the ADEM gated process
  • Provide timely information that enables the area cross-functional team to be successful in their capital replacement and procurement initiatives
  • Collaborate with all partners to maximize and improve capital benefits
  • Develop, manage, and publish the capital justification and capital plan as part of long range planning and budget process
  • Coordinate all capital projects and publish management reports

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

Must-haves (minimum requirements):

  • Five years of experience working in the oil and gas or similar industry
  • Experience leading or coordinating cross-functional groups
  • Strong knowledge of the capital planning, project management and project controls processes using a gated approach
  • Experience in contract and procurement management
  • Proficiency in SAP, Microsoft Office suite and modeling /SQL work
  • A degree in engineering and/or business management
  • Alignment with our values of: safety above all else, respect, raise the bar, commitments matter and do the right thing

Preference for:

  • Experience in mine M&R capital planning and/or management with a deep understanding of contracts and contract terminology
  • Project management experience
  • Knowledge and understanding of the oil sands processes and economics, and supply chain principles
  • You have a demonstrated ability to use a wide range of influencing techniques to affect positive change, influence and negotiate with project partners and challenge constraints and assumptions
  • You are results oriented with a continuous improvement mindset
  • The demonstrated ability to effectively communicate and interact across a multitude of business units to develop and build strong positive working relationships

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.

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