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Contract Integrated Operations Center (IOC) Operator

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. Responsibilities:• 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 Qualifications:• Must be legally eligible to work in Canada• 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• Proven leadership and coaching record• This role is a safety-sensitive position and will be subject to the relevant requirements of the Cenovus Drug and Alcohol policy which includes pre-assignment testing
yesterday

Contract Maintenance & Reliability Engineer or EIT

Cenovus Energy is looking for a Contract Maintenance & Reliability Engineer or EIT for a 12 month term to support our Upstream Oilsands assets (Lloydminster Thermal). Reporting to the Maintenance Readiness Manager, this position is accountable to develop and implement maintenance strategies to mitigate the risk of equipment failure.The engineer will be accountable for the development and implementation of Reliability standards, processes, and tools, as well as collaborating with the asset-based teams to actively manage the maintenance program development for MOCs and optimize it to maximize reliability, efficiency, and safety.In addition to taking initiative, this role has a high level of accountability, is deliverables focused and adapts quickly to changing priorities.The position is based in Lloydminster; however, travel to site will be required (quarterly basis).Responsibilities:• Lead or support equipment Criticality Analysis and gap closure.• Support data collection and closure of functional location/equipment hierarchy gaps according to Cenovus data standards• Utilize Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) tools and processes to develop risk-based asset management strategies for new facilities and/or major expansions.• Analyze existing maintenance strategies and KPI’s to determine opportunity for improvements and support or lead gap closure.• Provide expertise to support or lead closure of site-specific Preventive maintenance programs gaps.• Provide expertise in development of Equipment Bill of Materials and identifying critical & operating spare inventory.• Lead equipment hierarchy and asset data development from small & large projects• Support Process Safety Critical Equipment (SCE) identification and develops Maintenance Programs in alignment with SCE Performance Standards.• Support maintenance work planning, scheduling, and execution improvement initiatives• Support the development of job aids and training materials to enhance knowledge and utilization of SAP PM Module.• Support the development and reporting of M&R KPI’s and dashboards including maintaining master data in an accurate and timely manner to ensure validity of the KPI’s.• Support the development of standards and processes that set the minimum requirements for Canadian Thermal & Conventional Heavy Oil (CHO) maintenance, reliability, and turnarounds.Deliverables:• Standard Functional Location and Equipment Hierarchy• Risk based equipment criticalities• Standardize and optimized Equipment Maintenance Strategies• Standardize and optimized Maintenance Plans• Equipment Bill of Materials and recommended inventory levelsQualifications:• Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.• Experience in facility operating environments, preferably upstream Thermal (SAGD) facilities, and ideally working in or directly with maintenance and operations teams would be an asset.• Knowledge and experience with safe work practices in oil and gas production accompanied by a superior safety attitude.• Familiarity with industry standards related to equipment reliability, safety, and risk management would be an asset.• Knowledge of SAP PM module would be an asset.• Change management experience in managing change from projects would be an asset.• Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills.• As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and alcohol/drug assessments.
2 days ago

Contract Project Communications

The successful candidate for the position of Contractor, Project Communications will develop and deploy effective project communications to key internal audiences across multiple teams and locations. These audience-focused communications will be delivered through a variety of channels and methods, including digital and in-person. The role will report to the Vice-President, Downstream Integration with a dotted line to the Team Lead, Internal Advisory (Communications), and will be a key member of an internal project team focused on integrating and optimizing our downstream value chain.The successful candidate requires senior-level writing, delivery, communications planning, brand, and consulting skills as well as the ability to create strong relationships with diverse and geographically dispersed project team members, external consultants, executives, subject matter experts and Cenovus’s internal communications team.Roles & Responsibilities• Help build trust and confidence in the project goals by supporting ongoing engagement and communications opportunities (i.e. town halls, weekly emails, project update opportunities etc.).• Ensure our internal communications standards and mandate are upheld and all materials receive the appropriate level of review/approval in accordance with our decision rights, while escalating key decisions or issues to the appropriate level of leadership, as required.• Create consistent and effective communications with clear messaging that enhance staff understanding of the project, strengthen our culture, improve staff morale, and help the company manage change and risk.• Ensure Cenovus’s culture and values are reflected in project team communications.• Assess internal audience communications needs and develop effective communications plans to meet those needs, across the project and at workstream level.• Establish internal communications program (structure, systems, channels) and plan outlining scheduled content and tactics.• Establish communication/content subject matter experts to develop, solicit and review content for publication.• Develop and manage Key Messages, FAQs, and communications calendar.• Work with regional and site communications team members to support communication of project materials at staff events.• Establish and manage internal SharePoint site and manage standards and tools from leader-to-team channel.• Provide communications guidance and coaching to project and leadership.• Define, implement, and measure communication KPIs.• Partner with Corporate Communications and to ensure standards are defined, adhered to and delivered.• Ensure all communications materials are reviewed by appropriate subject matter experts and that all required approvals are in place before communications materials are distributed.• Ensure appropriate reporting lines are observed and keep direct and dotted-line supervisors up to date on key communications project information and progress. Qualifications• Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.• Must be able to travel to the U.S.• Advanced Microsoft 365 skills (i.e. Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint).     • Superior writing, editing and consultant skills, including visual and digital communications.• Change Management experience is an asset.• Familiarity with the energy industry is preferred.• Ability to multi-task and work on a wide variety of projects with multiple and competing deadlines.• Strong interpersonal skills, sound judgment and critical thinking skills.• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
3 days ago

Contract Market Risk Analyst

Reporting to the Manager, Centralized Pricing, the Market Risk Analyst is accountable for ensuring commodity price data accuracy and governance, end-to-end: vendor data, to aggregation method, to ETRM application. Additionally, the Market Risk Analyst is responsible for supporting trading operations for the end of day process and PnL risk reporting. This position plays a key role in the overall control framework and functions of Middle Office, Market Risk and the multiple commodities that define Cenovus’s business activities. The successful candidate possesses a demonstrated willingness to learn, supported by advanced analytical skills, and the ability to collaborate cross-functionally while working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.Responsibilities & Deliverables:•End-to-end delivery of commodity pricing from data provider to aggregation point, and to consuming application (ETRM).•Accountable for working closely with Front, Middle and Back Office staff to ensure accurate commodity pricing for mark-to-market and exposure reports.•Responsible for adding commodity price curves and associated referential data for new business activities.•Advance the use and adoption of open source (R/Python) and data visualization tools, data management, reporting, and analytics.•Deliver multi-commodity independent price verification on internal and external market data and create concise explanatory visuals.•Streamline the commodity price reporting portfolio by validating required pricing across Downstream and Finance organizations and consolidate reporting into a visualized format.•This position is an individual contributor role and will be responsible to support the centralized pricing function within Cenovus.Deliverables include:•Accountable for executing the end-to-end process for Crude Oil (Egistix), including QA/QC of forward curves, and required ETRM configuration. Co-accountability for Crude Transfer Prices in both MarketView and Egistix.•Cross-train to provide coverage for alternative commodity portfolios within the team.•Fulfil ad-hoc stakeholder requests for commodity pricing.•Support process improvements that advance both technical and business capabilities.•Champion Centralized Pricing’s core system: MarketView, including product upgrades, testing, and leveraging its full functionality.Qualifications•Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.•Prior knowledge and use of Commodity Pricing Repository (MarketView) is an asset.•Strong quantitative and analytical skills with operational knowledge in analytical or visualization tools such as R, Python, VBA, JavaScript, and PowerBI. •Strict attention to detail and accuracy, with a demonstrated ability to work independently, multi-task and meet deadlines in a dynamic work environment.•Expert organizational, interpersonal, and team-contributor skills with the ability to interact with multiple disciplines.•Developing proficiency with ETRM and applications.•Impactful and professional communication skills. •Ability to work in a time-sensitive and fast-paced commercial environment. 
4 days ago

Contract Integrated Operations Center (IOC) Operator

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. Responsibilities:• 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 Qualifications:• Must be legally eligible to work in Canada• 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• Proven leadership and coaching record• This role is a safety-sensitive position and will be subject to the relevant requirements of the Cenovus Drug and Alcohol policy which includes pre-assignment testing

Contract Maintenance & Reliability Engineer or EIT

Cenovus Energy is looking for a Contract Maintenance & Reliability Engineer or EIT for a 12 month term to support our Upstream Oilsands assets (Lloydminster Thermal). Reporting to the Maintenance Readiness Manager, this position is accountable to develop and implement maintenance strategies to mitigate the risk of equipment failure.The engineer will be accountable for the development and implementation of Reliability standards, processes, and tools, as well as collaborating with the asset-based teams to actively manage the maintenance program development for MOCs and optimize it to maximize reliability, efficiency, and safety.In addition to taking initiative, this role has a high level of accountability, is deliverables focused and adapts quickly to changing priorities.The position is based in Lloydminster; however, travel to site will be required (quarterly basis).Responsibilities:• Lead or support equipment Criticality Analysis and gap closure.• Support data collection and closure of functional location/equipment hierarchy gaps according to Cenovus data standards• Utilize Reliability Centered Maintenance (RCM) tools and processes to develop risk-based asset management strategies for new facilities and/or major expansions.• Analyze existing maintenance strategies and KPI’s to determine opportunity for improvements and support or lead gap closure.• Provide expertise to support or lead closure of site-specific Preventive maintenance programs gaps.• Provide expertise in development of Equipment Bill of Materials and identifying critical & operating spare inventory.• Lead equipment hierarchy and asset data development from small & large projects• Support Process Safety Critical Equipment (SCE) identification and develops Maintenance Programs in alignment with SCE Performance Standards.• Support maintenance work planning, scheduling, and execution improvement initiatives• Support the development of job aids and training materials to enhance knowledge and utilization of SAP PM Module.• Support the development and reporting of M&R KPI’s and dashboards including maintaining master data in an accurate and timely manner to ensure validity of the KPI’s.• Support the development of standards and processes that set the minimum requirements for Canadian Thermal & Conventional Heavy Oil (CHO) maintenance, reliability, and turnarounds.Deliverables:• Standard Functional Location and Equipment Hierarchy• Risk based equipment criticalities• Standardize and optimized Equipment Maintenance Strategies• Standardize and optimized Maintenance Plans• Equipment Bill of Materials and recommended inventory levelsQualifications:• Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.• Experience in facility operating environments, preferably upstream Thermal (SAGD) facilities, and ideally working in or directly with maintenance and operations teams would be an asset.• Knowledge and experience with safe work practices in oil and gas production accompanied by a superior safety attitude.• Familiarity with industry standards related to equipment reliability, safety, and risk management would be an asset.• Knowledge of SAP PM module would be an asset.• Change management experience in managing change from projects would be an asset.• Strong communication, interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and organizational skills.• As this position has been identified as safety sensitive, employment of a final candidate selected for this position will be conditional upon successful completion of required pre-employment medical and alcohol/drug assessments.

Contract Project Communications

The successful candidate for the position of Contractor, Project Communications will develop and deploy effective project communications to key internal audiences across multiple teams and locations. These audience-focused communications will be delivered through a variety of channels and methods, including digital and in-person. The role will report to the Vice-President, Downstream Integration with a dotted line to the Team Lead, Internal Advisory (Communications), and will be a key member of an internal project team focused on integrating and optimizing our downstream value chain.The successful candidate requires senior-level writing, delivery, communications planning, brand, and consulting skills as well as the ability to create strong relationships with diverse and geographically dispersed project team members, external consultants, executives, subject matter experts and Cenovus’s internal communications team.Roles & Responsibilities• Help build trust and confidence in the project goals by supporting ongoing engagement and communications opportunities (i.e. town halls, weekly emails, project update opportunities etc.).• Ensure our internal communications standards and mandate are upheld and all materials receive the appropriate level of review/approval in accordance with our decision rights, while escalating key decisions or issues to the appropriate level of leadership, as required.• Create consistent and effective communications with clear messaging that enhance staff understanding of the project, strengthen our culture, improve staff morale, and help the company manage change and risk.• Ensure Cenovus’s culture and values are reflected in project team communications.• Assess internal audience communications needs and develop effective communications plans to meet those needs, across the project and at workstream level.• Establish internal communications program (structure, systems, channels) and plan outlining scheduled content and tactics.• Establish communication/content subject matter experts to develop, solicit and review content for publication.• Develop and manage Key Messages, FAQs, and communications calendar.• Work with regional and site communications team members to support communication of project materials at staff events.• Establish and manage internal SharePoint site and manage standards and tools from leader-to-team channel.• Provide communications guidance and coaching to project and leadership.• Define, implement, and measure communication KPIs.• Partner with Corporate Communications and to ensure standards are defined, adhered to and delivered.• Ensure all communications materials are reviewed by appropriate subject matter experts and that all required approvals are in place before communications materials are distributed.• Ensure appropriate reporting lines are observed and keep direct and dotted-line supervisors up to date on key communications project information and progress. Qualifications• Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.• Must be able to travel to the U.S.• Advanced Microsoft 365 skills (i.e. Word, PowerPoint, Excel, SharePoint).     • Superior writing, editing and consultant skills, including visual and digital communications.• Change Management experience is an asset.• Familiarity with the energy industry is preferred.• Ability to multi-task and work on a wide variety of projects with multiple and competing deadlines.• Strong interpersonal skills, sound judgment and critical thinking skills.• Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
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