Mine Equipment Maintenance Shift Supervisor in Fort McMurray, AB

Suncor Energy

Branch Fort McMurray AB CA

Mine Equipment Maintenance Shift Supervisor
Fort McMurray, AB

safe execution of cost effective maintenance of Mine Equipment Maintenance (MEM). This position is located… the responsible Area Maintenance Manager is contacted…

Reporting to the Manager of Trucks, this position is accountable for managing within the guidelines and policies of Suncor in all aspects of the business required in the safe execution of cost effective maintenance of Mine Equipment Maintenance (MEM). This position is located in Fort McMurray.


  • Ensure that a disciplined approach to safety is present in the shift maintenance group
  • Ensure the administration of the Collective Agreement and personnel policies occurs in a fair and consistent manner
  • Hold monthly shift safety meetings with applicable employees as per procedure/agenda with review and follow up on items raised to ensure remedial action is taken
  • Adhere to all permit and lockout procedures
  • Effectively investigate all incidents of bodily injury and property damage, and follow up to prevent re-occurrence of same, produce top quality incident reports in a timely manner. Identify and report hazards and potential hazards, and discuss same with shift members
  • Maintain housekeeping standards by performing spot checks on jobs, vehicles and areas daily
  • Ensure maintenance programs and systems are followed and receive feedback to sustain equipment availabilities that allow maximum efficiencies and long term availability and productivity
  • On a daily basis set work expectations and work performance levels with employees with timely and meaningful feedback
  • Provide leadership in the development and implementation of Suncor’s Loss Management Program by executing personal job responsibilities in accordance with area specific standards and activity calendars
  • Ensure that we conduct our business in an ethical and professional manner with compliance to all relevant government legislation In the event of an emergency, ensure that the responsible Area Maintenance Manager is contacted
  • All work activity that is performed on shift will be recorded into the Shift Log and distributed at the end of the shift as prescribed by procedure
  • Perform the functions within the SAP computerized maintenance system to correctly document, approve, and assign the work that is performed on shift
  • Perform Program Maintenance work that is assigned by Planning and Scheduling to be performed on shift


Suncor is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

Education and Experience:

  • Must have a Grade 12 or GED
  • A Heavy Equipment Technician Alberta Journeyman or Red Seal certification
  • Experience in a maintenance (equipment) environment with a minimum of five (5) years of supervisory experience
  • A good working knowledge of computers and computerized maintenance management systems (SAP preferred)
  • Valid driver’s licence

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, administrative and leadership skills
  • Motivation and ability to work well independently or within a team environment
  • Excellent supervisory skills and the ability to develop positive working relations across a multitude of business units


  • Relocation to Fort McMurray is mandatory for this position
  • We offer highly competitive housing/rental assistance programs to eligible candidates


Go ahead. Expect growth. We want you to have a job you’re genuinely excited about – as well as opportunities to learn and challenge yourself or mentor others. Plus, Suncor Energy offers a flexible employee package that can be adjusted to suit the changing needs of your life, including:

  • competitive base salary and compensation programs
  • attractive annual incentive program
  • flexible benefits package
  • rewarding pension and savings plans

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Fort McMurray, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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