Husky Energy Operations Specialist - Thermal SAGD - Lloydminster Heavy Oil and Gas in SK, Canada

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Husky’s Heavy Oil and Gas Operations is currently looking for a Steam/Water Plant Operations Specialist and a Process/Wells Operations Specialist at a Steam Assisted Gravity Drainage (SAGD) facility in the Lloydminster district

The Operations Specialists will be responsible for providing the Steam/Water Plant and Process Plant operating teams with daily direction in order to operate in a safe, efficient and environmentally conscious manner. These positions will provide leadership in identifying and implementing ideas which will improve productivity, efficiency and safe operations.

Work Schedule is 4 and 3, 10 hour days. Relocation to the surrounding area is required.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Coordinate daily operational and maintenance related activities for the Steam/Water and Process plants during regular operations, planned shutdowns and upset conditions adhering to Husky’s Operational Integrity Management System (HOIMS)

  • Optimize plant performance to meet or exceed production targets as per Husky’s Operation and Safety guidelines

  • Key resource for troubleshooting all area-specific equipment and processes as required

  • Provide plant status reports, as required, utilizing daily operations records such as volume balances, log sheets, work permits, etc.

  • Provide assistance, mentoring, on-the-job training and assessments to site employees. Ensure team members receive all required training to do their jobs safely and efficiently

  • Assist with the review of Standard Operating procedures (SOP’s) as required

  • Work collaboratively with Maintenance, Engineering and other resources on a daily basis to promote a collaborative team environment

  • Assist with coordination of activities associated with turnarounds, commissioning and start up projects

  • Participate in “what if” risk assessments and Management of Change (MOC) initiatives

  • Perform Loss Management functions such as incident reporting, environmental reporting, etc.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3rd Class Power Engineering Certificate of Competency, 2nd class Certification is an asset

  • Class 5 drivers license

  • 4 - 5 years of experience in operation of steam generation & water treatment equipment and all associated processes and systems

  • 4 - 5 years of experience in operation of oil processing equipment and all associated processes and systems

  • 4 - 5 years of experience in equipment isolation in preparation for maintenance

  • 4 - 5 years of experience in safe work permitting and hazard analysis

  • A minimum of 5 years Oil and Gas experience, preferably in SAGD

  • Strong SAP Maintenance skills (Ability to critically evaluate work request and assign work request priorities)

  • Skilled level of understanding of PC proficiency including Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook e-mail and SAP

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Skilled level of understanding of regulatory and safety standards and procedures

  • Proven operating and organizational skills

  • Advanced level of mechanical aptitude

  • Strong trouble shooting, communication, and decision making skills

  • Work with minimal supervision

  • Strong Leadership Skills - with ability to direct in a Team environment

As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and alcohol/drug assessments.

As this position requires the operation of a motor vehicle, applicants are asked to provide a recent (i.e., issued within the previous 4 weeks) original driver’s abstract for the preceding 3 year period when appearing for an interview.

This position is based in Lloydminster and requires the successful candidate to live in Lloydminster. We encourage all applicants to review the following websites about living and working in Lloydminster:

At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.

Husky Energy is one of Canada's largest integrated energy companies. It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols HSE, HSE.PR.A, HSE.PR.B, HSE.PR.C, HSE.PR.E and HSE.PR.G. The Company operates worldwide with Upstream and Downstream business segments.

Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.

Interested candidates must apply online at: . Only those candidates who apply via Husky's online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.


Job: *Plant Operator/Power Engineer

Title: Operations Specialist - Thermal SAGD - Lloydminster Heavy Oil and Gas

Location: CAN-SK-Lloydminster

Requisition ID: 00131093-20170711