Branch Come By Chance NL CA

Come By Chance, NL

As a major player in the local oil industry, North Atlantic contributes upwards of $200 million a year direct to the provincial economy by way of employee wages…

NARL Refining LP

At North Atlantic’s 115,000-barrel-per-day refinery, nearly 500 skilled employees make some of the cleanest fuels in the world, for our customers here at home in Newfoundland and for those around the world. As a major player in the local oil industry, North Atlantic contributes upwards of $200 million a year direct to the provincial economy by way of employee wages and benefits, local business procurement, and our widespread support for local charities and neighbouring communities. North Atlantic is your responsible neighbour.

We are currently accepting applications for the following employment opportunity at our refinery operations in Come By Chance, NL


North Atlantic has an immediate vacancy for an experienced at its refinery in Come By Chance, NL. This is a full time permanent position with a competitive salary range $80,000 to $95,000 per annum. The company maintains an attractive benefit program, including a Defined Benefit Pension Plan as well as Extended Health Care and Dental Plans. The company operates a shuttle bus service from St. John’s to the refinery and return daily.

The successful candidate will possess strong refinery operations and process engineering experience with emphasis on HYSYS software related to refinery units configuration and simulation. He/she will be accountable for the development of HYSYS simulation models for key process units with specific emphasis on the Crude, Vacuum, Visbreaker, Platformer and Isomax units. The successful candidate will play a key role in developing a new LP model for the refinery to enhance the planning and optimization of process units.


  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering Degree
  • Practical refinery experience with responsibility for maintaining an LP model and HYSYS program

Key Accountabilities include:

  • Work as a plant support engineer in optimizing, troubleshooting and overall improvement of unit operation
  • Develop, communicate and execute process metrics and KPIs to optimize process operational performance
  • Develop and maintain HYSYS simulation models for major refinery units, including Visbreaker, Crude, Vacuum, Platformer and Isomax
  • Assist in developing, streamlining and provide support for LP model for production planning purposes
  • Participate in the planning of the annual capital expenditure program
  • Facilitate the transfer of technical knowledge related to process optimization through mentoring and training to Engineering teams and Process Technicians. Strong communication skills are essential

If you are a highly motivated team player, meet the described qualifications and are prepared to meet the challenges presented by this opportunity, apply in strictest confidence quoting

Req# 2-15-04 by December 31, 2015 to:

NARL Refining LP

Human Resources Department

1 Refinery Rd, Box 40

Come By Chance, NL, A0B 1N0

Fax: (709) 463-8122 or Email: [email protected]

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Come By Chance, NL, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-31
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