Intermediate Process Simulation Engineer - JOB ID 663

WestCorp Solutions is seeking an Intermediate Process Simulation Engineer for our client in Calgary, AB. Occasional travel to client’s work sites may be required.

Tasks & Responsibilities:
Provide technical input into an integrated project team; helping to drive deliverables across a complex body of work which encompasses industrial Automation, Analytics (using advanced statistical modelling), IT software, people readiness.
Work with Business Unit Process Engineers and other Stakeholders to Define Model Requirements and Perform Case Studies (i.e., Data Requirements Objective Functions, Constraints & Statistical Analysis).
Lead teams to Build, Tune & Validate Analytical Models within various applications (Pi Asset Framework, ROMeo, R-Script / Python and others).
Work with different sources of data across the enterprise e.g., site historians, cloud datastores (e.g., data lakes).
Maintain project control items including integrated schedules, risk register, and budget forecasting.
Work with various site stakeholders to drive clarity in defining the scope of work and gaining alignment on execution plans and resourcing.
Support APM program team in communicating corporate strategy, complex recommendations, or solutions to decision-makers / gate keepers at various organizational levels.

Essential Experience and Job Requirements:
Five (5) years of experience within Engineering, Operations and/or Project Management environments.
A Bachelor’s degree/diploma in Engineering or Technical field – preference for Chemical, Petroleum or Mechanical.
A Professional designation with APEGA or ASET Professionals of Alberta.
Continuous improvement mindset with strong communication and decision-making skills.
Prior experience working with automation, IT and other software implementation projects.
Familiarity with developing models in Petrochemical Process Modelling Applications such as Hysys, UniSim, Pro2, Aspen Plus or ROMeo.
Strong collaboration skills and proven ability to work with diverse groups at various levels across the organization.
Non-authoritative leadership skills.
Alignment with the clients values: safety above all else, stronger together, operational discipline, curiosity and lifelong learning, and act with integrity.

Preference For:
Fundamental knowledge of both Upstream and Downstream operations.
Strong technical background in heat and material balances.
Experience with development of new work processes and the management of their roll out to impacted business stakeholders.
Interest in or Understanding of Statistical Modelling and familiarity in using Script Languages (R-Script, Python) in a cloud environment.
Competency in creating decision support packages including key documentation: project execution plans, integrated schedules, presentation materials and resourcing plans.
Proficiency with the ADEM/Agile and DevOps methods of project delivery is beneficial.

If selected for onboarding, you may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with job site policies.

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted at this time!

WestCorp Solutions is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. We are committed to help build 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.

Job Type: Fixed term contract

Contract length: 10 months