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Mechanical Engineer

Location:  Calgary, AB, CA
Company:  Imperial

Job description

Responsibilities may include:

  • Providing remote technical consulting support to manufacturing sites, including base operations and capital projects
  • Provide on-site technical consulting support for manufacturing site turnarounds
  • Providing mechanical expertise and leadership for design, maintenance, and troubleshooting of pressure equipment (pressure vessels, piping, and tanks)
  • Providing mechanical expertise and leadership in the application of engineering standards, advanced fitness for service evaluations, and risk-based assessments



  • University degree (Bachelors or Masters) in mechanical engineering


  • Eligibility for professional engineering membership in the Province of Alberta
  • Ten to fifteen years of mechanical engineering-related industrial experience, including a minimum of 5 years practical experience in an operating oil refinery or petrochemical facility
  • Competent in application of industry standards for pressure vessels (ASME Sec VIII), piping (ASME B31.3), tanks (API 650), and fitness for service (API 579)
  • Familiar with risk-based evaluations and root cause analysis
  • Effective communication and inter personal skills with a demonstrated ability to work in a team environment.
  • Comfortable working in an industrial environment which includes occasional work at heights and confined space work
  • Willingness to travel up to 20% of the time to provide on-site support of Imperial’s manufacturing sites in Alberta and Ontario
  • Willingness to relocate to Calgary
  • Valid driver`s license and safe driving record is required


Start Date: January 30, 2018


Location: Calgary, AB


Your benefits

  • A company committed to career growth - we recruit those who are interested in a career with Imperial and prefer to develop and promote people from within.  Our career management process means that you will likely perform a number of unique, challenging roles during your career.
  • Successful networking and mentoring programs - enable you to spend time with managers from across the organization to learn about other departments and opportunities.  Also allows you to connect with peers at a similar experience level.
  • Commitment to safety, ethics & continuous improvement – these standards are the reason Imperial is an industry leader.  You will work for a company that upholds safety and ethics ideals and continues to seek out ways to improve. 
  • Exceptional benefits program - includes competitive savings, retirement, and healthcare plans that you can customize to meet your individual needs. A comprehensive relocation package is provided, if required. Educational and physical fitness financial assistance programs round out our benefits package.
  • Continuous learning environment – encourages you to augment your skills and capabilities.
  • If you are talented, driven, and want to make meaningful contributions that really impact environmental, safety and bottom line objectives, then you owe it to yourself to apply with Imperial.
  • Competitive vacation package, one scheduled Friday off per month and five floating days annually for use at your discretion with approval.

Who we are

A leading member of Canada’s energy industry, Imperial offers exciting opportunities across our upstream, downstream and chemical, and corporate divisions. We are committed to high standards, applying technology and innovation to meet energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner. No matter what your career path, we provide the platform to elevate your goals and achieve your ambitions, while providing support through wide-ranging programs and benefits.


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.


Eligibility to work in Canada

Applicants must be permanently eligible to work in Canada. Proof of eligibility must be in the form of a copy of your Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate or Canadian certificate of permanent residence. Document must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Proof of eligibility is required if an offer is made.


Application deadline

December 6, 2017


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

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

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