Contract Integrated Operations Center (IOC) Operator

Grande Prairie, Alberta


  • Contract Integrated Operations Center (IOC) Operator


  • Grande Prairie, Alberta

This is a contract assignment located in our Grande Prairie office, working a shift of 8 days on, 6 day off, 10 hour per day.


  • Work with the operations and engineering teams to assess, identify, develop and implement process optimization and operational improvement opportunities for existing infrastructure
  • Coordinate and optimize production by way of adjusting set points and monitoring of SCADA trending and alarms
  • Contribute and support the artificial lift operation, maintenance and optimization through identifying well candidates, enhanced monitoring and operation of new artificial lift wells
  • Develop and follow up on action items driven from the IOC team, engineering and operations
  • Foster a collaborative environment with field personnel and engineering to develop and implement solutions to address maintenance and operational issues
  • Perform real-time data analytics using multiple data sources and advanced tools
  • Provide mentorship in area of expertise to other staff and encourage knowledge sharing
  • Ensure opportunities identified are captured and supported through logging critical activities
  • Key contributor towards Conventional' s leak detection strategy


  • Must be legally eligible to work in Canada
  • Must have a valid Class 5 driver's license
  • Minimum High School Diploma
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in oil and gas
  • Strong understanding of SCADA systems and the other various devices that are situated
  • within the IOC (Cygnet, XSPOC, ROIP communications etc.)
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, TEAMS and SAP/Maximo
  • Self-starter with strong interpersonal skills, sound judgment, and the ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Strong data analytics and root cause evaluation capability
  • Professional and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot SCADA systems, oilwell operations, and other PC based configurations such as XSPOC, wellview etc.
  • Experience with plant and facility operations, monitoring and surveillance would be considered an asset

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