Cenovus Energy Contract- Frontline Field Supervisor - Civil Earthworks in Brooks, Alberta

Cenovus Energy is a Canadian oil company. We are committed to applying fresh, progressive thinking to safely and responsibly unlock energy resources the world needs. Our operations include oil sands projects in northern Alberta, which use specialized methods to drill and pump the oil to the surface, and established natural gas and oil production in Alberta and Saskatchewan. We also have 50 percent ownership in two U.S. refineries.

The Cenovus Well Delivery Team is currently looking for a Frontline Field Supervisor, to provide earthworks support to various assets including, safety, planning, regulatory, environmental, budgets, schedules and acting as the single point of contact for the customer. In this contract role, the successful candidates will be representing Cenovus Energy Inc. as the frontline supervisor. Your primary responsibility will be to provide professional leadership and guidance to contractors while maintaining and ensuring high standards for safety as well as regulatory and environmental compliance and productivity of crews at the worksite.

You will be required to maintain the highest standards in regards to safety, environmental regulations, quality and professionalism throughout the course of earthworks activities. The Frontline Field Supervisor will hold team members accountable for their results creating a positive working environment involving trust, honesty, and respect while following Cenovus Policies.

This is a contract position, supporting our operations in various locations throughout Southern Alberta. Contractors must provide their own transportation to various locations.

  • Facilitate a safe work culture

  • Accountable for the safety of all workers on site

  • Proven background in a leadership role directing other employees/subcontractors

  • Ensure Cenovus safety practices/standards as well as industry recommended practices/standards are met or exceeded

  • Demonstrated ability in the building of ice roads and winter earth works construction practices

  • Collaborate with Earthworks Advisors, to execute construction programs and ensure that the crew’s daily activities are aligned to meet the objectives of the program in an efficient manner

  • Responsible for daily budget, schedule and data management, all the while controlling scope changes

  • Accountable for execution and ensuring that activities efficiently align to meet the objectives of the program

  • Maintain a high standard of quality control and strive for improving process

  • As the Cenovus representative you will work closely with local stakeholders, building on existing relationships

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada

  • Must have 5 or more years of technically strong background in the Civil Earthworks field

  • Must have good knowledge of Alberta regulations, codes and standards of practice related to the Oil & Gas industry

  • Civil Construction experience preferred in relation to survey, scouting, estimating, scheduling, construction in various ground conditions, borrow pit management, logging

  • TDG, H2S Alive, WHMIS, Ground Disturbance Level 2, and First Aid with CPR

  • Experience with Siteview software is preferred

  • Strong computer skills, working knowledge in Microsoft Office products

  • Experience with soft ground (muskeg) and Oil Sands Evaluation construction

  • Communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work independently and also collaboratively in a multi-discipline team environment

  • Training and/or experience with local stakeholders

  • Excellent organizational/planning skills

  • The following designations are considered an asset: PMP, CET, NCSO, RPF

Following successful submission of your online application, you will receive an online message confirming Cenovus's receipt of your resume. Due to the anticipated volume of applications we are unable to respond to telephone inquiries about the status of your application.

Cenovus will not accept agency or third party candidate submissions for this position. Only those applicants who apply directly to this position will be considered for an interview.

ID: 9662

Asset Team/Group: Oil Sands Manufacturing

Job Post End Date: 12/8/2016