Geologist In Training in Calgary, Canada

at Suncor Energy
Location Calgary, Canada
Date Posted February 28, 2018
Category Geologist
Job Type Permanent


LOCATION: Calgary, Alberta (CA-AB) JOB NUMBER: 20683   Job Description:          Reporting to the manager, regional mine geology, you will be accountable for geological data collection and interpretation for our operating and non-operating mining assets.  Having a background in oil sands mine geology, the individual will support the Senior Geologists to advance geohazard identification and 3D mine modeling. Key Accountabilities: Support annual exploration drilling programs for Fort Hills and Millennium mines Quality Assurance and Quality Control (QA/QC) of analytical laboratory data and geophysics Assist senior geologists in providing regular updates of geohazard assessments and 3D mine models for use in production planning Geological support for mine dewatering and depressurization Provide geological output and support for mine planning and mine operations initiatives Required Qualifications: Experience and Education: 1-3 years geological working experience in oil sands sedimentary deposits Undergraduate or Graduate degree in Geosciences (eligible for professional status with APEGA) Skills and knowledge: Well versed in siliciclastic sedimentology and stratigraphy Basic knowledge of wireline well log analysis Exposure to geological modeling packages such as MineScape, Petrel Excellent analytical, organizational, interpersonal, and communications skills Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite GIS background would be considered an asset Working Conditions: Occasional travel to Fort McMurray is required Why Suncor 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 Our mission to create energy for a better world begins with caring about the communities we live and work in, while responding to your interests and concerns. Read our Suncor Connections newsletter to see how we're living up to our commitment to keeping you informed. Business Overview Suncor Energy is Canada's energy company - meaning rewarding opportunities for you to apply your knowledge, contribute and grow in a variety of career-building positions. Our business portfolio spans the entire energy sector, from a leadership position in oil sands development, to refining and marketing operations, natural gas, and conventional oil production, internationally and offshore East Coast Canada. And while we are working to responsibly develop petroleum resources and contribute to the communities where we live and work, we are also developing our renewable energy portfolio, which includes wind power and biofuels. As part of Suncor's team, you'll contribute to the ongoing success of Canada's largest energy company - one with a solid track record of growth, a focus on safety and sustainability and tremendous potential for the future. And you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the industry and build on your skills every day. Suncor promotes diversity and inclusion in the workplace. Suncor is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. Suncor is committed to accessibility and accommodations will be provided to applicants upon request. At Suncor, we are dedicated to building a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we live, and where every team member has the opportunity to reach their full potential. Not sure if this particular listing is the right opportunity for you? Please join our Talent Community at and click on Careers, or follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter for the latest job listings and employment news. Please note that our job postings are typically open for two weeks, so if you are interested and qualified, apply now. JOB CATEGORY: Engineering

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