Senior Project Engineer

  • Location
    Fort Mcmurray, Alberta
  • Job type
  • Category
    Engineering - Project

Adecco is currently hiring a temporary full-time Senior Project Engineer for our client in Fort McMurray, AB, a well-established energy company majoring in the production of synthetic crude from oil sands. In this role, you will be responsible for applying professional knowledge in initiating and/or conducting complex assignments requiring modification of established guidelines and procedures. The successful candidate will set reasonable objectives and plans to achieve them in the long term (1-3 years) and be responsible for leading or working collaboratively in teams to develop plans to achieve long-term objectives or implement corporate strategies. This role requires at least seven years of experience as a project engineer. If this describes you, apply today!

  • Location: Fort McMurray, AB
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Job type: Temporary | Full-time
  • Here's why you should apply:

  • Free access to our Aspire Academy for continuing professional education
  • 4% vacation paid weekly
  • Strong health and safety programs
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified
  • Free training programs
  • New and quicker onboarding process
  • Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate the development of original ideas, viewpoints, or innovative solutions.
  • Utilize a balance of intuitive and rational decision-making to achieve the best solution.
  • Incorporate the human element in the decision-making process - Utilizes collaborative and consensus-making decision processes as part of the team.
  • Lead or work collaboratively in teams to develop plans to achieve long-term objectives or implement corporate strategies.
  • Facilitate learning from past experiences and mistakes.
  • Employ management of change in the implementation process to achieve a high level of buy-in for recommendations from all involved parties.
  • Ensures Process Safety, Value Engineering and Safety Design principles in the development of the design.
  • Contributes to the development of strategies to manage Engineering Quality of deliverables and Assets.
  • Assign and monitor the work of other engineers and technical staff - may serve as a mentor.
  • Qualifications:

  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada
  • Minimum seven years of Project Engineering experience
  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering, Applied Science or equivalent
  • Registered or ability to register as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with APEGA
  • Comprehensive knowledge of industry codes, company standards and safety policies
  • Ability to work with and influence stakeholders on technical decisions
  • Able to identify complex problems and review related information to develop, evaluate and implement solutions
  • Able to balance innovation & risk
  • If you are interested in the Senior Project Engineer position in in Fort McMurray, AB, apply now and an Adecco recruiter will reach out soon!

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    Reference number CA_EN_1_028547_2099191

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