Operations Engineer

Posted on June 21, 2022. Primary Region: Estevan, SK

Job Overview:
Reporting to the Manager, Operations Engineering, the successful candidate will be responsible for the design and project management of capital, expense, and Abandonment and Reclamation Obligation (ARO) projects relating to the upgrade, maintenance, and retirement of liquid pipelines and facilities. This position will support the company by developing and implementing technical solutions to pipeline system operational and engineering issues.

Position Responsibilities
 Manage multi-disciplinary upgrade, maintenance, and retirement projects up to $2,000,000 each, utilizing best practices and following the Project Delivery Process to ensure a cost effective, fit for purpose design
 Provide engineering and technical support to Operations to ensure the safe and efficient operation and maintenance of facilities, considering all aspects of operations, construction, operational risk management, integrity management, and expansion of pipeline operations
 Collaborate with Operations and technical staff to develop and implement solutions to resolve operational issues
 Plan and implement work in accordance with the Kingston Midstream's HSE policies, Safety and Loss Management System (SLMS) requirements, Engineering and Management of Change (MOC) Processes, construction standards, regulatory requirements, and applicable legislation
 Participate in and manage long range planning to identify, scope, and justify future projects that align with KM’s strategies, directives, and vision based on initiatives, needs, regulations, and identified gaps
 Prepare designs and specifications for review and approval from stakeholders
 Ensure that correspondence is conducted in a manner that ensures sound relationships with regulators, industry personnel, customers, contractors, communities, landowners, and internal stakeholders
 Direct the efforts of internal and external departments, consultants, and contractors to ensure that the project scope, schedule, and budget meet company objectives
 Ensure that mechanical, electrical, and civil facilities are designed and commissioned so that the pipeline systems can be operated in a safe and efficient manner
 Drive continuous improvements of processes and procedures
 Periodic travel to the field is required

Skills and Qualifications:
 Engineering degree or Diploma in Engineering Technology
 Eligible to be registered with APEGS and APEGM or SASTT and CTTAM.
 2-5 years of progressively responsible experience in Pipeline Engineering, Piping Design, Pipeline Operations, Operations Engineering, and/or Project Management
 Knowledge of pipeline standards including CSA Z662, regulations including the CER OPR and MB/SK Pipeline regulations, industry best practices, and pipeline system operations is an asset
 Strong analytical, communication, interpersonal, organizational, and change management skills
 Ability to work and communicate with internal and external stakeholders on a frequent basis
 Proven ability to operate with a high degree of personal initiative
Kingston Midstream is committed to ensuring a safe workplace through many measures and is requiring all new employees to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination as a condition of employment.
To apply: Submit your coverletter and CV via our Careers Page.


402 Kensington Avenue, PO Box 1400
Estevan, SK

Job type: Full-time

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Contact Information

Sheryse Minvielle
Phone: 15877470499