Husky Energy Summer Student, Downstream Environmental Operations - Lloydminster in SK, Canada

Job Title: Summer Student, Downstream Environmental Operations - Lloydminster

Location:Lloydminster, SK

Start Date:May 1, 2018

Length of Term:4 months

Business Unit:Corporate Responsibility

Application Deadline:December 31, 2017 or once the position has been filled

_Opportunity Details:_

The Lloydminster Downstream Environmental Operations (DEO) team is responsible for technical support to the downstream business units, helping to maintain compliance with provincial and federal regulatory requirements, managing environmental issues/liabilities through risk/impact assessments, decommissioning, remediation, permitting, environmental planning, audits and driving continual improvement in environmental performance. Lloydminster DEO supports Husky's Downstream operations in and around Lloydminster, through monitoring and reporting of air, waste, water, spills and soil management associated with the asphalt refinery, ethanol plant, pipelines and terminals, and the heavy oil upgrader.

Key Responsibilities May Involve:

  • Conducting environmental data analysis, synthesis and presentation;

  • Assisting in the collection of environmental samples (air, water, soil, and waste);

  • Monitoring remediation progress and remedial systems;

  • Assisting in environmental site assessments and reviewing monitoring reports; and

  • Working in and around large downstream oil and gas facilities.


  • Must be currently enrolled in a Post-Secondary program and returning to studies following the summer term

  • Strong academic background in Environmental Sciences/Engineering, Chemical Engineering, or Environmental Studies

  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)

  • Knowledge of working with Excel Macros would be an asset

  • Familiarity with database design and function would be an asset Experience with SAP would be an asset

  • Previous experience at industrial facilities and understanding the Downstream petroleum industry would be an asset

  • Previous experience in environmental consulting, including assessment, remediation, and auditing would be an asset

  • Must be self-motivated and able to complete work independently

  • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment

  • Must have strong technical reading and writing skills

  • Must have strong organizational, problem solving, and analytical skills

Benefits of a Husky Student Position:

Opportunities to:

  • take part in impactful business projects

  • network with experienced professionals

  • engage in a strong student network

  • gain valuable exposure in the Oil and Gas industry

Relevant experience in your field of study

Relocation assistance

Competitive wages


Please submit resume, cover letter, & transcript.

Applications without a recent transcript will not be considered.


Students moving for their work term may be eligible to receive relocation assistance of an amount that is based on the distance between their school and their work location.

Additional Information:

New graduates are not eligible for student opportunities.

Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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.

About Husky:

One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.

We have training, mentoring and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.


Job: *Environment

Title: Summer Student, Downstream Environmental Operations - Lloydminster

Location: CAN-SK-Lloydminster

Requisition ID: 15366