Chevron Corporation Facilities Field Construction Superintendent 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 Resources (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 Resources 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 Facilities Field Construction Superintendent to join the Canadian Business Unit (CBU). This position is based in Whitecourt, Alberta and will report to the Facility Construction Lead. The successful candidate will be responsible for the coordination and execution of facility construction activities including green field and brownfield locations.

Chevron is accepting online applications for the position of Facility Field Construction Superintendent located in Whitecourt, Alberta through Monday, August 6, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time).

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

  • This position will coordinate all functional aspects of the construction of KD's facilities including both green field and brown field locations.

  • Will lead efforts to identify and execute continuous improvement opportunities to make a step change in construction costs and cycle time.

  • Will engage with other CVX BU's, other area operators, contractors and suppliers to accelerate CBU's learnings on cost reduction and efficiency improvement opportunities and practices.

  • The position is responsible for continuing to build CBU's OC for construction management and execution including developing and implementing fit for purpose work procedures to manage construction thru to handover to operations.

  • Job scope includes contracting and business partner management, IFO planning & field leadership, functionally managing and developing Construction Reps and Inspection personnel, developing and implementing QA/QC plans, and supporting pre-commissioning, commissioning, handover to operations.

  • This role requires an individual with well-balanced interpersonal skills, strong project management skills, operational support experience, facility and pipeline knowledge, and a strong customer focus.


  • Minimum degree in an Engineering discipline (Petroleum, Mechanical, or Chemical Engineering) or equivalent work experience.

  • Must demonstrate knowledge of applicable/appropriate Codes and Standards.

  • 10 years of relevant industry experience within the Oil and Gas industry.

  • Familiar with construction practices for well pad facilities on unconventional gas/condensate developments including separation, sand management, compression, dehydration, oil treating and field gathering systems

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization and with multi-disciplinary teams.

  • Self-starter, motivated to initiate projects / conversations and new ideas in problem solving.

  • Demonstrates pro-active, collaborative approach with ability to build positive relationships within department and organization.

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

Relocation Options:

Relocation will not be considered within Chevron parameters.

International Considerations:

Expatriate assignments will not be considered.