Maintenance Engineer / Specialist

Job Description

Employment :Contract
# of Openings :1
Classification :Specialist Industry:Specialist

Design Group Staffing Oakville is currently recruiting for an Maintenance Engineer / Specialist for our client, a large Refinery in Edmonton. This position is for 18 + months contract.

Job Description

• Technical management of site systems including maintenance, repairs and inspections of assigned areas.

• Delivery of maintenance projects for new and modified facilities • Assures accurate and timely communication among the team and other company Functions on discipline engineering activities, progress, and issues.

• Analysis of operations data to identify, develop and implement

continuous improvement resulting in increased quality and lower operating costs.

• Champion Safety, Security, Health, and Environment (SSHE) on site projects

including Loss Prevention System (LPS). Example: Heating Ventilating and Air

Conditioning (HVAC) projects, efficiencies, etc.

• Responsible for the implementation/execution of best practices maintenance techniques to deliver a high quality facility while maintaining diligent oversight in the areas of Operations Integrity

Management System (OIMS), Safety, and Controls

• To manage execution of Maintenance activities through outside contractors.



 • Manage Maintenance & Reliability (M&R) projects to a high level of quality within safety, OIMS, and Control expectations

• Development of project scope, cost estimates, schedules, and implementation of maintenance projects to improve facility systems including all SSHE requirements and customer interfaces.

Develop and steward project budgets.

• Participate in project planning and permitting, as required

• Development, implementation and monitoring of operations procedures for maintenance and repair.

• Implement maintenance processes in accordance with eManual and operating processes

• Analysis of operational data for trends /

opportunities to improve maintenance both planned and reactive resulting in optimum


• Manage execution of M&R activities within a designated budget

• Perform other field maintenance and engineering duties as required

• Technical management of facility systems which could include: central plant, HVAC, electrical distribution, fire safety, potable water, wastewater etc.

• Monitor / analysis of site utility spend and usage to identify and implement utility reduction initiatives



 • Degree or diploma in Engineering or Building Management related

• 3-5 years’ experience for Degree; 5 -7 years for Diploma

• Analytical and problem solving skills

• Safety, Security and Controls awareness

• Budget planning and stewardship

• Working knowledge of facility management technical disciplines, codes etc

• Able to manage contractors and vendors to deliver quality works and


• A team player with good inter-personal skills

 • Knowledge of facility related regulatory requirements and Company expectations including OIMS and Controls Integrity Management System (CIMS) requirements

 Specific Job Requirements/Skills

 • Maintenance Engineering Experience Bandwidth of 5-10 Years in Oil & Gas Industry

• Experience with preparing Engineering Work Packages to Repair and/or Replace

existing Piping Systems compliant to ASME B31.3 and internal company standards

• Experience with preparing Engineering Work Packages to Repair ASME VIII Div 1

• Pressure Vessels such as Towers, Exchangers, Drums & Boilers Working knowledge of Cesar, PV Elite would be considered an asset Working knowledge of ASME PCC-2

would be considered an asset

If you are interested in learning more about this opportunity and you meet the requirements above, please submit your updated resume in MS Word format to the attention of Steve Stodulski via email at: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]


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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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