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Imperial Oil

Kearl Maintenance Shutdown Planner



Company Information

Imperial Oil

Job Description

The next generation of oil sands mining.

A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial invests in new technology to responsibly meet today’s energy challenges, reducing our environmental footprint and remaining committed to high safety standards.


Our Kearl oil sands operation north of Fort McMurray, Alberta represents the next generation of oil sands mining and is positioned to provide exciting career opportunities well into the future. No matter what your career path, we provide the platform to elevate your goals and achieve your ambitions while providing support through wide-ranging programs and benefits.


Kearl Maintenance Shutdown Planner – Calgary, Alberta

Based in Calgary and reporting to the Long Range Planning Supervisor, the Maintenance Shutdown Planner works within the guidelines of the shutdown management system and participates in contractual preparations and evaluations, with a focus on schedules and deliverables. The planner works with all stakeholders (e.g., Safety, Inspection, Operations, Operations Technical,  Logistics) to gather and package all necessary documents; estimates all activities required to perform the work (e.g., pre-shutdown, mechanical, inspection, repair, close, start-up, post); works with staff, contractors and vendors to plan for repairs and prepare lists of all specialty tools, materials and equipment required; and loads information (activities, resources, tools, contractors, cost) in the work order in a timely fashion. The planner controls work orders for the shutdowns and participates in the post-shutdown review session.


The successful applicant will possess a combination of the following:

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)

  • Minimum of 5 years’ related experience

  • Expert knowledge of mine maintenance processes and oil sands
    maintenance programs

  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills both verbal and written are
    required for the candidate to be successful

  • Strong commitment to internal customer service, workforce development,
    personal initiative and team development

  • SAP Experience as well as Project or Primavera experience are strongly

  • Oil sands processing experience would be considered an asset

  • Expert knowledge with heavy industry planning, scheduling and execution

  • Thorough working knowledge of maintenance and reliability practices

  • Continuous improvement skills and commitment to best practices

  • Ability to build good, respectful working relationships


Benefits to you:

Imperial offers competitive compensation, vacation and benefits packages including salary, healthcare and savings plan contributions. Imperial provides comprehensive training and supports employees in ongoing learning and continuous professional development.

Please submit your resume by December 30, 2016.


Successful applicants must:

• Be permanently eligible to work in Canada

• Participate in pre-employment background screening

Imperial is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. In certain situations, Imperial may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.


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Imperial Oil
Posting Date: 09-Dec-2016Technical and Skilled Trades Permanent, Full-Time Open 1 ASAP
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