Serafina Energy Ltd. is looking for team-focused and accountable individuals with strong technical experience. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Current Opportunities

Plant Operator (1-Year Fixed Term Contract)

Meota, SK

Serafina Energy Ltd. is a Canadian, private, heavy oil company with properties strategically comprised of high-quality, proven, low-risk assets.  Founded in 2013 and backed by global and local private equity partners, the company is currently operating 4 top-tier thermal projects and a crude by rail terminal in the Lloydminster region of Saskatchewan with future projects in various stages of development

Serafina is committed to being a High Performance Team focused on creating value for our stakeholders in an empowering and safe environment.  The ability to execute on our initiatives is a result of the dedication of our employees and the commitment to our core values:
Collaboration: We are committed to contributing, listening and working together to make quality decisions
Integrity: We are committed to honouring our word through responsible and accountable actions
Design Thinking: We are committed to being proactive in clearly planning out our path to effective execution
Challenge: We support team members to create a safe environment to engage in possibility thinking and dialogue

Serafina Energy Ltd. is currently seeking to fill the following position: 

Job Title:        Plant Operator (1-Year Fixed Term Contract)
Location:        Meota Facility
Reports to:     Facility Manager

The Plant Operator is accountable to the Facility Manager. The Plant Operator will be required to work in multiple areas of the facility and may move between positions. The individual must be highly motivated and able to work in a team environment. 

This position is on a variable schedule and will be scheduled depending on business need working days or nights.

Please note:  This is a local position.  Relocation expenses will not be covered.

Responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to: 

  • Responsible for the day-to-day operation of your assigned equipment in wells, battery, steam or control room
  • Set an example in safety leadership with Serafina’s employees and contractors
  • Troubleshoot, repair, and resolve process problems
  • Monitor, control plant conditions and maintain proper documentation including safety and environmental reports, operator logs, and maintenance records
  • Perform housekeeping, performance monitoring, and maintenance activities in the plant site
  • Understand and perform safety, environmental and regulatory responsibilities such as hazard identification, equipment lockout, emergency response, and safe work procedures
  • Ensure effective communication with fellow operations team members as well as maintenance, and supervisory staff

Desired Skills and Experience: 

  • Minimum 3 years thermal operating experience
  • 2nd class Power Engineer Certificate, individuals with a 3rd class actively pursuing their second will also be considered for the position
  • Must possess a valid Class 5 driver's license
  • Interpret facility drawings (i.e. PID’s, H&M Balance sheets, line lists, and shutdown keys is an asset)
  • Knowledge of Rotoflex’s and downhole positive displacement pumps is an asset
  • Familiarity in writing Safe Work Permits and the use of field-level hazard assessments
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, Outlook, and Word)
  • A strong team player, capable of working closely with a variety of groups but also a self-starter who can work independently with minimal supervision
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Self-motivated, open-minded and results orientated
  • High awareness and understanding of potential process safety incidents
  • Delta V DCS familiarity is an asset
  • Conduct business in a professional, ethical way with a focus on community responsibility

Please note:  This is a local position.  Relocation expenses will not be covered.

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Serafina is a dynamic, private, well-funded operator capable of providing an exciting opportunity for the successful candidate. This is a position for a team-focused and accountable individual with strong technical experience to join a team creating significant value. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.