Fire Science Student Canada (Imperial)
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.
As a Fire Science student at Imperial’s Sarnia Refinery, you will assist in ensuring that all fire equipment is at emergency readiness, maintained and reliable.
Example of specific job responsibilities may include the following:
- Carry out duties as outlined in the CSA, GCA, CTC, MIOSH< NFPA, OHSA, IBP Standards and their applications
- Report deficiencies promptly to the appropriate leadership team
- Observe plant emergencies.(Fire, Man down,TVERP, first aid, CPR etc.)
- Observe CVECO calls as required
- Maintain stock inventory for foam, fire equipment, self-contained breathing apparatus, Spill
- Conduct and assist in fire training sessions
- Acquire working knowledge of all fire vehicles and first aid fire equipment
- Learn and maintain plant water systems
- Isolate water lines to assist in repairs, update maps as required
- Conduct inspections for all fire equipment as per annual schedule
- Hydrostatic testing of fire lines
- 2nd year student currently enrolled in Fire Science Technology diploma
- To be considered for employment, your most recent unofficial transcript(s) must be submitted with your application.
- Secondary School diploma or equivalency is required.
- Valid driver’s license and a safe driving record is required
Start date: May 2018
Work term: 4 months (May – August 2018)
This assignment will provide you with an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in an industrial fire department.
- 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 eligible to work in Canada. Proof of eligibility must be in the form of a Canadian birth certificate, Canadian passport, Canadian citizenship certificate, Canadian certificate of permanent residence or work permit (for additional information, see www.imperialoil.ca/en-ca/careers/working-with-us/term-employment-eligibility). Document must be current and valid (not expired, cancelled or voided). Work permit must be valid for the duration of the term. Proof of eligibility is required if an offer is made. Failure to provide the appropriate documentation within a reasonable timeframe (generally 6 weeks prior to your start date) may result in the offer being rescinded or a delay in your start date.