Process Technician Students - Sarnia Chemicals


Sarnia, ON, CA

Company:  Imperial

Job description

As a process technician student at the Sarnia Refinery, you will be required to safely perform normal operating tasks associated with the process technician role.

Specific job responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Providing identification of equipment
  • Field monitoring and analysis
  • Recording of data and report development
  • Providing background data through research to establish specification documents for process service
  • Conducting mechanical adjustments to designated equipment as part of the field-monitoring task




  • Must be enrolled in Chemical Production and Power Engineering Technology program
  • Good academic standing is required in all subjects
  • To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted with your application
  • Experience and/or course credits in Refining or Chemical Product Operations would be an asset
  • Familiarity with electronic analyzing devices, fundamental piping skills; drafting and/or blueprint interpretation
  • Secondary school diploma or equivalency is required



  • Valid driver’s license and a safe driving record is required
  • Excellent interpersonal & communication skills, plus the ability to work in a team environment
  • Sound reasoning ability and mechanical aptitude
  • Skilled in various computing software, such as Microsoft Word, Excel, etc. are also considered desirable assets/skills for the positions being offered
  • Able to meet the essential physical demands of the position with reasonable accommodation, as per job demands analysis JDA), for example 12 hour day and night shift work, climbing stairs, some lifting, etc
  • Work schedule - Full time position


Start date:  January, 2022


Work term: 8 months (January 2022 - August 2022)


Location:  Sarnia, ON

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 and working with communities and our Indigenous neighbours to meet rising energy demands in a safe, reliable and environmentally sound manner.


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

All applicants who receive an offer of employment must be eligible to work in Canada on a regular full-time basis without restrictions 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: September 30,  2021


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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