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Facility Engineer
Negotiable
21 September 2018


Facility Engineer
14 x 14 Rotation
Key Accountabilities

  • Scope and develop problems/opportunities into plant changes.
  • Develop basic process and mechanical deliverables and adhere to the APEGA Professional Management Plan for these deliverables.
  • Work with engineering teams to deliver more complex process/mechanical deliverables as well as incorporate instrumentation, electrical, automation, civil, fixed mechanical, rotating mechanical and structural considerations into solutions.
  • Manage engineering changes leveraging the MMP and Tier 1 project processes, including scope, schedule, and budget
  • Coordinate multidiscipline teams, engineering and construction activities related to engineering changes
  • Building Team Culture - Leverage team knowledge and promote knowledge sharing and development within the team.
  • Prioritizing and Allocating Work - Understand relative work priorities, delegate work as appropriate, manage competing demands for resources..
  • Ability to lead simple hazard assessments for small changes and ability to participate in HAZOP for larger changes.
  • Ability to generate simple isometrics and assess support using good engineering practice, knowledge of when quantitative stress analysis is required, ability to select piping materials using line class methods, and determine hydrotest pressures.
  • Ability to perform simple hydraulics and line sizing calculations.
  • Familiarity with basic pump types and selection and typical considerations including NPSH requirements.
  • Understanding of DCS and SIS process control systems, understanding of standard instrumentation and communications methods including 4-20 mA and MODBUS protocalls.
  • Understanding of Electrical Heat Trace design including SR and MI as well as motor control practices (VFD and synchronous motor operation).
  • Understanding of Alberta Building Code requirements.
  • Understanding of Civil and Structural Engineering requirements in changes.



Qualifications:

  • Recognized degree in Engineering from an accredited university.
  • APEGA Registered Professional Engineer or E.I.T.
  • 3 years' experience preferably in SAGD, Heavy Oil, Conventional Oil & Gas.
  • Experience and ability to work within a team-oriented and diverse cultural environment
  • Strong written and oral communications skills

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Completions Supervisor
Negotiable
20 September 2018

Position: Completion Supervisor

Job type: Consultant 14/14

Location: West Texas

Petroplan is currently working with an expansion focused E&P business who are in the process of increasing rig activity. Due to this continued growth, a need has arisen within the business to add a highly experienced Completion Supervisor to their Permian operations division to assist with the ongoing and upcoming unconventional projects.

In this position, you will report directly into the on site superintendent and act as the focal point for all completion activity. You will be involved with ensuring that all activities are planned, scheduled and executed to achieve the agreed requirements in a safe and efficient manner.

You must have at least 10 years of experience, including 6 years' experience in oil and gas operations working as a Completion Supervisor. Experience working in the Permian is preferred.

Suitable candidates will be a driven, autonomous, self-motivated safety professional who is passionate and hungry to succeed.

At this point the client are unable to sponsor VISAs.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Project Cost Estimator
Negotiable
20 September 2018

Our client, a large Oil & Gas organization is looking to add a Technical Cost Estimator to their team for a 1 year independent contract based in Fort McMurray. This position is local, therefore, no Fly in Fly out is provided. The individual would have to be based in or around Fort McMurray.

The Position Itself


Reporting to the Estimating Manager, this Individual will be responsible for cost estimating projects within the Project Resources, which includes new construction and sustaining projects. The scope of work includes being responsible for roll up discipline estimates into the main summary sheets, benchmark with other projects, run CEC benchmarking tool and be proficient in presenting their scope of work.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure that the estimates produced adhere to the estimating standards and procedures as outlined by the PC Governance and those established in the organization
  • Challenge project teams for alternatives to improve project performance, reduce project costs
  • Provide mentoring / guidance to other team members and extended teams.
  • Work alongside EPC estimators and extended estimating teams.
  • Support and participate in the development of a cohesive estimating team and support strong relationships with other groups such as the EP Contractor, Construction, contract resources and other stakeholders related to the project
  • Understand all levels of estimates: Pre-Scoping, Scoping, stage 2 and FEED.
  • Must be able to work on estimates for new construction, sustaining projects and for field turnaround type projects.
  • Ensure accurate and timely estimates are delivered on the agreed upon dates.


Key Qualifications

  • 5 - 10 years of experience within the Oil & Gas Industry
  • CEC Benchmarking experience
  • Knowledgeable in Aspen-tech (k-Base) and WinEst estimating programs
  • Must be experienced in both brownfield and greenfield projects
  • knowledgeable in civil, structural, piping, equipment, electrical, I&C and EHT disciplines.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Senior Claims Consultant
Negotiable
20 September 2018

The Position

Senior Claims Consultant will manage disputes and develop dispute strategies.
We are seeking an independent thinker with excellent contractual knowledge who will provide commercially viable solutions in support of DRPIC's dispute strategy position.
You will be working closely with Senior Management, drafting formal reports, assembling documentary evidence and coordinating team members in investigations and evidence gathering, leading to the successful settlement of contractor's claims.


Candidate Requirements

Minimum 10 years' international major multidisciplinary project experience in onshore Oil and Gas Industry, and possess strong analytical capabilities and able to demonstrate the following:

  • Extensive knowledge of various standard forms of contract, and contracts of a bespoke nature.
  • Specific claims and dispute resolution expertise.
  • Reasonable knowledge of planning software.
  • Providing independent dispute resolution advice and solutions for clients, owners and contractors
  • Have worked in a client or contractor environment with demonstrable experience of personally representing and drafting reports suitable for arbitration or litigation proceedings
  • Ability to interface with DRPIC's contracts management personnel and contribute to the overall project management.
  • The candidate should have handled at least 2 claims in the Oil and Gas industry in the past 5 years where each claim has a minimum value of USD 100 Million.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Financial Accountant
Negotiable
20 September 2018


About the opportunity:
The successful applicant will be responsible for Financial Reporting and analysis duties including analysis of capital and operating results, preparation of monthly journal entries and reports, Sarbanes Oxley coordination, and accounting research.

Main responsibilities:

  • Financial accounting and reporting for the related properties including: monthly accrual entries, monthly reporting, analytical review and account reconciliations
  • Liaise and meet with the capital and operations engineers to discuss and review results.
  • Fixed asset system maintenance and control. Ensure the accuracy of modules and implement necessary financial system changes/modifications/controls as required
  • Adhoc project work and initiatives
  • Complete annual ARO and semi-annual DD&A rate setting
  • Prepare miscellaneous month end review and analysis
  • MDG requestor for changes to master data details such as accounts and cost centers
  • Prepare audit working papers and respond to external audit and sox queries



You will also need to possess the following

  • A degree in Commerce, Accounting, or equivalent
  • Professional Accounting Designation - preference given to CA designation
  • A minimum of 5 years of professional accounting experience
  • Knowledge of the Oil & Gas Industry
  • Knowledge of US GAAP
  • SAP Experience
  • Hyperion Experience considered an asset

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

SmartPlant Designer
Negotiable
20 September 2018


Petroplan are seeking an experienced SmartPlant P&ID Deisgner to work for one of our clients, a mid-sized EPC within the petro-chem industry.

Job Overview:

The SmartPlant P&ID (SPPID) Administrator / Designer will be responsible for the development, maintenance and support of SmartPlant P&ID. This role requires a global perspective and may include global/cross-office responsibility in the functional level of expertise. The SmartPlant P&ID Administrator will participate in the development of P&ID's, system requirements, specifications, system designs and ensuring that quality support is provided for SmartPlant P&ID. This person will perform their own work in addition to providing assistance and training to others.

Duties / Responsibilities:

* Install the SmartPlant P&ID software and all related software updates/patches
* Aid with technical requirements gathering, client meetings and implementing new SmartPlant P&ID (SPPID) build
* Maintain the SPPID reference database for projects including transfers, reports, MTO downloads, data integrity, including the customization of reports as per project requirements
* Trouble-shoot and solve P&ID problems to ensure project integrity
* Develop detailed project work instructions for users
* SPPID Administration including creating symbology, filters, reports, system maintenance
* Produce setup documentation detailing the SPPID setup
* Produce SPPID operation manual
* Follow department and client drafting methods and standards
* Create auditing requirements and checking for quality assurance of the design effort
* Maintain and verify daily backup routines
* Help develop automation enhancements
* Design accurate system drawings, in a given time period, adjusting to project requirements
* Development of corporate P&ID templates, Lead Sheets, and Specifications
* Drafting and development of project P&ID's, PFD's
* Prepare database for client turnover
* Provide SmartPlant P&ID user training

Skills / Experience:
* Hexagon (Intergraph) Certified SmartPlant P&ID Designer/System Administrator is preferred
* Minimum of 3 years' experience in the use, administration, and support of SPPID
* 3-5 years' experience in providing engineering design application support in the LNG, Oil and Gas, Petrochemical Industry
* Experience with SmartPlant Electrical, SmartPlant Instrumentation or SmartPlant Foundation an asset.
* Good knowledge and concept of drafting standards used in engineering industry
* Piping design experience with plot plan development, piping layouts, and 3D design will be considered an asset
* Strong aptitude for project planning and implementation of new design software
* CAD proficient in AutoCAD, and Microstation
* Knowledge of Oracle and MSSQL queries will be considered as an asset
* Strong verbal and written communication skills is a must have to effectively work with the engineering disciplines
* Has attended Intergraph Certified SPIID Administration and User Training Courses
* Has the ability to effectively conduct training sessions to new users
* Ability to work within a multi-disciplinary team including process, mechanical, civil-structural, electrical, instrumentation, and CAD support

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Maintenance Planner / Scheduler
Negotiable
19 September 2018

Our client who is a leading Oil and Gas Operator are currently looking for a Maintenance Scheduler / Planner on a long term contract basis, FIFO from AB or BC this will be a 14/14 Rotation.

The Successful candidate will be the liaison with all site personnel to ensure that right work is being done at the right time using the right resources in the safest, most fiscally responsible and efficient manner. As part of the Maintenance Planning Team you will support the overall Planning and Scheduling activities as well as provide coverage as required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform the scheduling functions for Maintenance using the Maintenance Strategy and its tools and procedures.
  • Provide coverage support for Planners and Schedulers as required
  • Ensures the successful ongoing operations and maintenance of facilities.
  • Responsible for scheduling all maintenance work at production and support facilities.
  • Ensures the daily work status is captures and next day's schedule is reviewed and communicated with both operations and maintenance personnel.
  • Communicates with service providers to ensure their availability to meet the schedule needs.
  • Ensures work plans are completed in a timely manner, material is on-hand and the job is ready to be scheduled.



MUST HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5 years' experience as a Red Seal Trade Journeyman
  • Understanding of the job functions of all the trades (Pipefitter, Instrumentation, Electrician, Millwright, etc)
  • 5 - 7 years' experience in Planning and Scheduling
  • 5 years' experience in a maintenance position
  • 10 years' experience in the oil and gas industry
  • SAP experience
  • GWOS - Graphical Work Order Scheduler v6 (Prometheus/SAP) experience
  • Strong proficiency with MS Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)



NICE TO HAVE QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Scheduling Certification
  • MMP Designation (Maintenance Management Professional)
  • Experience using Primavera P6

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Site Administrator
Negotiable
19 September 2018


Site Administrator


Job Description:
As the Site Administrator, you will be reporting to the Steam Chief Operations Manager by managing front counter, phone and email inquiries from contractor and vendors daily. You will work at our client's facility South of Fort McMurray on a 5/2 rotation (Monday-Friday).


Responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for entering data on databases Siteview and Maximo
  • Participate in initial CS&U activities
  • Utilize and develop training manuals, Safe Operating practices and procedures
  • Performing safe start-up and shut down of equipment by following proper procedures.
  • Performing Safety checks on equipment, including conducting and completing safe work permits, reports and investigations.
  • Troubleshooting equipment problems and initiating repair notifications


Minimum Required Qualifications:

  • 1-5 years' experience in a related role
  • Minimum of Grade 12 diploma
  • Computer and Analytical Skills
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Living Quarters ECIT Lead
Negotiable
17 September 2018


Living Quarters Lead

Description:

This is a long term 1 year contract with a large Oil and Gas Company based in on-site in Marystown, NFLD. They are looking for an individual with a great work ethic and awareness of EHS Practices. If this is you, apply now!

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:
* Demonstrate leadership of EHS initiatives: participation in the behavioral based safety program and demonstrate proactive safety intervention
* Provide oversight on the LQC and Ancillaries Contractor(s) EIT fabrication and construction activities. Report schedule progress.
* Review and approve the LQC and Ancillaries Contractor(s) EIT installation and construction procedures for conformance to specification and good practice
* Inspect procured materials for conformance to specifications
* Conduct in-process reviews of EIT installation
* Liaise with the Certifying Authority on-site Representative
* Verify quality of the electrical and instrumentation installation. Witness testing. Verify the quality of the completed work and sign off MCCRs
* Proactively solve issues and develop work-arounds with the LQC and Ancillaries Contractor(s) during fabrication and construction
* Review LQC and Ancillaries Contractor(s) red-line mark-ups of AFC drawings
* Assist Cost Specialist in assessing LQC and Ancillaries Contractor(s) change requests

MUST HAVE Qualifications:
* 15 years of experience in the installation of EIT and oversight of contractors
* Demonstrated awareness and proactive approach to EHS
* Extensive experience and understanding of project execution practices, including engineering, fabrication, and construction
* Permit to Work Training
* Construction Safety Training including CSE, Working at Heights, Energy Isolation, and SIMOPS
* Self-motivated with a positive attitude and excellent problem-solving skills
* Strong communication skills (written, oral, and computer)
* Demonstrated ability to work with and supervise trades and technicians
* Ability to recognize and resolve conflict

NICE to HAVE Qualifications:
* Red Seal Certification in Electrical/Instrumentation

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Cost Engineer
Negotiable
17 September 2018

Petroplan are looking to recruit 2 experienced candidates into a fantastic Oil and Gas contractor based in France.

Ideally 1 Cost Engineer and 1 Cost Manager

Ideal Profile:

Strong EPC experience

Major projects background

Bachelor's degree in Engineering or equivalent

Ideally 5 to 25 years of experience as a Cost Control Engineer or in other Project Control disciplines (Estimating, Scheduling)

Professional French and English Language and Writing skills

Knowledge of cost control tools and methodologies

Solid analytical and problem solving skills

For more information please apply today.

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Cost Analyst
Negotiable
14 September 2018

Our client, a large Oil & Gas Owner/Operator organization is looking to add a Cost Analyst to their team 1 year independent contract.

This individual will be adhering to 2 weeks On, 2 Weeks Off Rotation to Fort McMurray. Flights, Camp provided. This is an exciting opportunity to work for a world class organization on one of the most high profile projects in the country.


Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing the information required by the Project Team to adequately control each project and ultimately control and forecast the project program.
  • Coordinating project funding and track cost, in close coordination with the extended project team, develop and maintain program schedules and cost reports.
  • Enhance project performance metrics tracking, including cost and scheduling benchmarks.
  • Report on overall spend metrics and develop value earned forecasts.


The Ideal Individual

  • 7 - 10 years of experience within the Oil & Gas Industry, heavy emphasis on Capital Projects previously.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance/Accounting
  • SAP Proficiency
  • PMP Designation is considered an asset



About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer
Negotiable
13 September 2018


Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer
A great opportunity to work with a large mining company in Calgary. This is a contract position but strong possibility of extension. Looking for candidates with experience in the following:

  • Experience with mine waste and tailings design; understanding of soil mechanics and rock mechanics;
  • slope stability analysis; seepage analysis; design of large scale construction features for mining sites (tailings dam and containment structures; roads and pipelines; waste storage; ore stockpiles; instrumentation; reclamation);
  • proficient in engineering softwares; data analysis; communication skills; and report writing ability.



Major Responsibilities

  • Provide geotechnical engineering support to mine waste and tailings management projects
  • Carry out engineering data analyses and design work for projects at stages ranging from scoping to detailed engineering and construction
  • Possibly some travel to mine sites to carry out geotechnical investigations, instrument installation, and construction quality assurance for dams
  • Assist with planning and supervising geotechnical subsurface investigations
  • Assist with writing geotechnical reports and technical communications;
  • Provide support to senior geotechnical engineer / geotechnical manager



Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (geotechnical, civil or a related field)
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)
  • minimum 5 years of experience (preference given to Oil & Gas [Oil Sands] experience in large civil earthworks construction mining related projects, which include: field construction, performance monitoring, construction quality assurance, inspection and testing)
  • Perform field and environmental investigations for Gas or Oil exploration and construction development projects
  • Proficient in engineering software (Geo-Slope; MineScape; AutoCAD; Microsoft Office)
  • Skilled in data interpretation; analysis and correlation
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a small team setting; and foster effective working relationships with their peers
  • Previous experience in Oil Sands operations will be an asset.



Additional Information:
· Only candidates who are legally permitted to work in Canada will be considered.
· Registration with APEGA is a condition of employment
· This position will require successful completion of background reference checks as well as education and credentials verification

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

Geotechnical Engineer FIFO
Negotiable
13 September 2018


Geotechnical Engineer

  • Experience with civil engineering and construction oversight within an operating mine, including construction oversight; mine waste and tailings design;
  • Understanding of soil mechanics and rock mechanics; slope stability analysis; seepage analysis;
  • Design of large scale construction features for mining sites (tailings dam and containment structures; roads and pipelines; waste storage; ore stockpiles; reclamation);
  • Proficient in mining software (including MineScape; MineSight; AutoCAD; Geo-Slope); data analysis; communication skills; and report writing ability.



Our current client is a major mining company and the successful candidate will be working on a team of professionals in an operating Mine facility.

Major Responsibilities

  • Work onsite - providing geotechnical engineer support for construction and ensure quality work is being followed to specifications
  • Provide geotechnical engineering support to mine waste and tailings management projects
  • Carry out on-site engineering data analyses and determine appropriate actions for follow-up
  • Carry out geotechnical investigations, instrument installation, and construction quality assurance for dams; roads; building and other mine site infrastructure
  • Assist with planning and supervising geotechnical subsurface investigations
  • Assist with writing geotechnical reports and technical communications;
  • Provide support to senior geotechnical engineer / geotechnical manager



Qualifications and Experience

  • Minimum: Bachelor's Degree in Engineering (geotechnical, civil or a related field)
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer or Engineer-in-Training (E.I.T) with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)
  • 2 to 10 years of experience (preference given to Oil & Gas [Oil Sands] experience in large civil earthworks construction mining related projects, which include: field construction, performance monitoring, construction quality assurance, inspection and testing)
  • Perform field and environmental investigations for Gas or Oil exploration and construction development projects
  • Proficient in engineering software (Geo-Slope; MineScape; AutoCAD; Microsoft Office)
  • Skilled in data interpretation; analysis and correlation
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a small team setting; and foster effective working relationships with their peers
  • Previous experience in Oil Sands operations will be an asset.



Additional Information:
· Only candidates who are legally permitted to work in Canada will be considered.
· Registration with APEGA is a condition of employment
· This position will require successful completion of background reference checks as well as education and credentials verification

7x7 Rotation

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information please feel free to visit our website http://petroplan.com

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