Spirit Omega Inc.

Electrical Engineer

Engineering & Technical - Fort McMurray, AB, Canada - Contracted

Job Reference #: HRC0876954

Company Overview

  • Please note that this position is located in Fort McMurray, AB and local candidates are preferred. Non-local candidates will be considered but must be willing to secure their own accommodations, as there is no camp, LOA, or accommodation allowance provided. 
  • Location: Fort McMurray, AB.
  • Positions Available: 1.
  • Length of assignment: 1 year.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review shift log daily regarding recent electrical-related issues in the plant.
  • Provide technical support to operations & maintenance during troubleshooting activities to recover plant production, as required.
  • Lead or provide technical support during incident investigations.
  • Review equipment test results and advise on the frequency & scope of maintenance activities or if repairs / replacements/equipment upgrades are needed.
  • Participate in risk analysis work activities, develop engineering solutions for various plant issues.
  • Develop, present and/or make modifications to scope of work for turnaround events as well as provide support to turnaround team during execution.
  • Make recommendations for the procurement of materials, equipment and services for assigned work.
  • Complete electrical engineering work packages for equipment reliability improvements and ensure compliance with Syncrude's SPI(s), specifications and standards.
  • Prepare high quality (technically sound, timely, complete and cost effective etc.) design packages with well-understood scopes of work.
  • Prepare detailed design, supply, construction and installation specifications.
  • Check vendor drawings and data for compliance with specifications.
  • Analyze electrical equipment data & historical failure information to produce equipment end of life strategies and obsolescence plans or produce equipment failure reports.


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from a Canadian University or equivalent as recognized by APEGA.
  • 7 Years experience.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.
  • Good communication, collaboration, networking and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong team player and self-starter.
  • Ability to work in an office and field environment.

**We thank all applicants for applying, however only those considered for an interview will be contacted directly**

Spirit Omega is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We welcome applications from anyone, including members of visible minorities, women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, persons of minority sexual orientations and gender identities, and others with the skills and knowledge to productively engage with diverse communities.

Looking for more opportunities? Check out our website at www.spiritomega.org

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