Inter Pipeline is a major petroleum transportation, storage and natural gas liquids processing business that ranks among the largest energy infrastructure companies in Canada.
We are proud to be named one of Alberta’s Top 70 Employers, which recognizes Alberta businesses that lead their industries by being exceptional places to work.
The Maintenance Engineer will report to the Maintenance Manager for the Heartland Petrochemical Complex. During the commissioning phase of the project the position will be focused on interfacing to project groups for the latter part of design and supporting the commissioning teams as requested.
Prior to plant start up the position will primarily be focused on front line systems development as required by the maintenance organization including asset criticality determinations, spare parts and procedure development.
Key Activities and Responsibilities :
Provide first level engineering support to Maintenance and Operations personnel to help analyze, troubleshoot, and solve equipment problems and issues
Originates and develops analysis methods for determining maintenance demands for components, equipment and processes. Acquires and analyzes maintenance data and prepares recommendations for plant management on asset operability
Conducts analysis of asset maintainability problems and investigates to determine if an outage is required considering cost limitations, asset integrity etc.
Determines cost advantages of repair / replace alternatives when developing action plans to comply with demands for timely repair of processes / equipment.
Ensures that Maintenance / Reliability aligned project requests are supported by an initial cost / benefit analysis
Leads investigations into equipment failures utilizing the appropriate level of investigative tool. Maintains and prioritizes the dept bad actor list.
Interface with engineering, service, and vendor companies on equipment issues.
Assist as a technical resource in the safe and reliable operation and maintenance of the plant. Contributes to shutdown plans, overhaul plans, and preventative maintenance plans.
Mentor and coach plant employees by setting a positive tone for communication and collaboration within the department and with other departments
Complete projects as assigned, ensuring all are executed safely, in compliance with all rules, regulations and standards, on budget, on time, operationally successful and in line with the business objectives.
Assist other teams as required to ensure maintenance / reliability needs are handled appropriately and overall site needs are addressed.
Contribute to plant long-term capital plans by preparing justifications, scopes and estimates for potential future Maintenance and Reliability supported projects.
Develop leadership skills to help prepare for increasing levels of accountability and responsibility in the manufacturing facility
Gain CMRP or equivalent certification
Education, Skills and Experience Required :
7+ years of related experience in Oil / Gas / Petrochemical Manufacturing required
BSc Mechanical Engineer and P. Eng. (APEGA) certification required
Familiarity with API, ANSI, ASME, ABSA standards required
Unwavering commitment to team work, safety, health, environment, financial accountability, technical excellence, asset health and equipment performance
Additional skills preferred :
Familiarity with Reliability Analytics, RCM, FMEA, Asset Criticality an asset
Familiarity with greenfield facility start-ups and commissioning an asset
Familiarity with establishing Mtce Reliability processes and systems an asset
Familiarity with Predictive Technology applications such as
Thermography, Vibration, Ultrasonic, Tribology, ValveLink, etc.
Plant Commissioning and Start-up experience
Set up of Maintenance systems and processes in a green field site
Spare parts selection and rationalization
Successful candidate may be required to work at heights, climb ladders, work in various weather conditions and work environments.
As this position is identified as safety and security sensitive, employment of a final candidate will be conditional upon completion of pre-
employment medical, drug / alcohol and criminal background check assessments with satisfactory results.