Canada East Maintenance Student Technician


St. John's, NL, CA

Company:  ExxonMobil

Job description

Seeking a maintenance student technician to support our upstream operations in Newfoundland. Students will have the opportunity to support two world-class offshore facilities, Hibernia and Hebron, and will be working alongside some of the most talented technical professionals in the industry. Each student will be assigned a dedicated mentor experienced in their assigned area, and will receive work items which are integral to our safe and reliable offshore operations. The selected individuals also will work at our new, open-concept office in St. John’s, Newfoundland, a space which is focused on collaboration, efficiency, safety and fun!


As a part of the Asset Maintenance team(s), you will be supporting day-to-day offshore maintenance activities with a broad range of responsibilities. Work environment and tasks will be fast-paced, technical and exciting, including items such as:

  • Provide day-to-day maintenance support to Platform operations for queries, spare parts, etc.
  • Maintenance Program optimization (right work, right frequency).
  • Identification of equipment reliability improvement by evaluation of: “bad actors”, MTBF analysis, etc.
  • Participate in Turnaround planning and work scope development.
  • Resolve technical queries associated with SAP data history
  • Liaise closely with the Engineering Group on M&R related activities.



  • Currently enrolled in a College Technology program and returning to full-time studies after the work term
  • To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted with your application 



  • Strong communication skills, including interface with internal and external stakeholders and contractors
  • Commitment to safety on and off the job
  • Excellent computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office applications
  • Ability to work with a minimal supervision and in a team-based environment
  • Previous petroleum industry experience is considered beneficial, but not essential
  • Demonstrated leadership and strong academic skills
  • Initiative, independence and accountability for tasks and understanding impacts on the business
  • Work schedule: Full Time


Location: St. John's, NL


Start Date: June, 2022


Work Term: 10 weeks

Who we are

The need for energy is a very real economic issue. It affects literally everyone–everywhere in the world. At ExxonMobil Canada, we are proud to bring together a highly talented and diverse workforce eager to take on and solve the world’s toughest energy challenges.

Other considerations

  • For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required.
  • We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
  • In accordance with the Canada-Newfoundland Atlantic Accord Implementation Act, first consideration for employment will be given to qualified persons who meet the residency requirements of the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador set out in the Elections Act, 1991, S.N.L. 1992 c. E-3.1.

Eligibility to work in Canada

All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on their start date.  Proof of eligibility shall be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence, Canadian open work permit or receipt from Immigration Canada of an application for a post-graduate work permit . Proof of eligibility must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility will be required if an offer of employment is made. Failure to provide proof of eligibility at least six (6) weeks prior to the start date may result in the offer of employment being rescinded.


Application deadline: January 23, 2022



ExxonMobil Canada is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals.

In certain situations, ExxonMobil may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions within the Company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including Imperial and affiliates of ExxonMobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.  

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