Chevron Corporation Electrical Advisor in Calgary, Alberta

Chevron is one of the world's leading energy companies, with approximately 60,000 employees working in countries around the world. We explore, produce and transport crude oil and natural gas; refine, market and distribute fuels and other energy products; manufacture and sell petrochemical products; generate power; and develop future energy resources, including biofuels and geothermal energy.

Chevron Canada Limited (Upstream) has been active in Canada for more than 75 years. Since our arrival in Alberta in 1938, our company has established a proud legacy of exploration success, innovation and growth. And throughout this time, we have continued to support the communities where we live and work. As a result, we look optimistically to the future, as we pursue our vision to grow our core assets profitably and position Chevron for new legacy assets in frontier regions and emerging unconventional resource plays.

Chevron Canada is targeting natural gas and natural gas liquids from the Duvernay shale formation in west-central Alberta, where the company holds approximately 330,000 net acres of exploration leases. In 2011, the company commenced a multi-well exploration program on these leases to assess reservoir performance and confirm proof of concept for production from this prospective wet shale gas play. Chevron Canada has been encouraged by the reservoir data and production performance achieved to date and is currently advancing an appraisal program to evaluate the potential for full-field commercial development.

Chevron Canada Resources is actively seeking a Electrical Advisor to join the Canadian Business Unit (CBU). This position is based in Calgary, Alberta and will report to Automation & Electrical Supervisor. The primary role and responsibility for this position is to provide electrical discipline engineering expertise and support to CBU's unconventional developments and operations for Kaybob Duvernay and Kitimat Upstream LHR. This position will drive a step change in electrical design and construction cost and cycle time performance for onshore unconventional facilities. Lead the electrical discipline efforts towards standardization and factory execution.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Electrical Advisor located in Calgary, Alberta through Sunday, April 30, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

Responsibilities for this position may include but are not limited to:

  • Provide electrical discipline engineering expertise and support to CBU's unconventional developments and operations for Kaybob Duvernay and Kitimat Upstream LHR.

  • Manage electrical engineering standards, safe work practice and procedures. Manage CBU’s Electrical Safety Management Programs for both BC and Alberta including electrical variances, quality, audits, reporting and liaise with British Columbia Safety Authority as well as the Alberta Safety Codes Council.

  • Drive a step change in electrical design and construction cost and cycle time performance for onshore unconventional facilities.

  • Lead the electrical discipline efforts towards standardization and factory execution.

  • Lead electrical design, construction and operation support efforts on upstream unconventional facility projects.

  • Act as an Electrical Engineering subject matter expert supporting project and operation teams.

  • Participate in the various front end definition and engineering which ensure the delivered project will achieve the operability, reliability and maintainability expectations of Chevron.

  • Interface with electrical utilities and manage power supply for projects.

  • Set up proactive maintenance programs for various types of equipment associated with Business Unit Assets.

  • Provide day to day electrical support for ongoing field operations.

  • Build electrical engineering organizational capability in the Canadian Business Unit.

  • Provide mentorship to new engineers.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an Electrical Engineering discipline or other relevant degree/diploma (CET)

  • 10+ years of relevant upstream/onshore oil & gas electrical engineering experience.

  • Registered Professional Engineer in Alberta or British Columbia preferred

  • Ability to frame, plan, define, track and manage standalone electrical projects as well as function in a support role for both small and large capital projects.

  • Proven performer in managing electrical engineering projects of varying size, complexity and cost; demonstrated ability to scope, troubleshoot and implement fit-for-purpose electrical engineering solutions in line with all regulatory requirements.

  • Proven experience in leading, working and communicating within a multi-functional team environment.

  • Ability to mentor less-experienced engineers & Facilities Representatives.

  • Demonstrated commitment to behavioral based safety programs and ensuring incident and injury free working conditions.

  • Ability to represent Chevron’s interests in a constructive and professional manner during interaction with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Demonstrated ability to work productively in a team environment, both supporting other team members and contributing to the effectiveness and reliability of the team.

  • Ability to effectively organize and execute tasks for multiple stakeholders, with at times overlapping and conflicting timelines and priorities.

  • Flexible and able to adapt to changing work priorities and deliver high quality, accurate work with multiple deadlines.

  • Must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.

Chevron regrets that it is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited Visa status for this position.