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

CBR Operator (Crude by Rail) 6 Month Fixed Term Contract

North Battleford, 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 producing over 25,000 barrels per day at our Edam, Meota West, and Meota East facilities. Future projects within our core areas are currently 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:        CBR Operator (Crude by Rail) 
Type:               6 Month Fixed Term Contract
Location:        North Battleford, SK
Reports to:     Facility Manager, CBR

The CBR Operator is accountable to the Facility Manager.   The CBR Operator will support the Facility Manager in ensuring that the facility operates safely, and efficiently with minimal down time. The successful candidate must be highly motivated, use good judgment, and be able to communicate within a multi-disciplinary team.

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

  • Responsible for the day-to-day operation of the facility equipment. 
  • Support maintenance activities 
  • Participate in Serafina’s maintenance and integrity program for operating facilities 
  • Set an example in safety leadership with Serafina’s employees and contractors 
  • Support Serafina’s Safety Management Plan as required 
  • Troubleshoot, repair and resolve process problems 
  • Monitor and control facility conditions while maintaining proper documentation including: safety and environmental reports, operator logs, and maintenance records 
  • Understand and perform safety, environmental and regulatory responsibilities such as hazard identification, equipment lock out, emergency response, and implement safe working procedures 
  • Ensure effective communication with all Serafina personnel and departments as well as service providers 
  • Load railcars (this includes performing pre and post load inspections, connection/disconnection of loading system) 
  • Monitor and assist with incoming truck volumes
  • Perform facility inspections and maintain site cleanliness

Desired Skills and Experience: 

  • Experience working in a crude by rail facility preferred
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's license 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office programs 
  • Team player with strong leadership, interpersonal, and mentorship skills 
  • Committed to best practices in Health, Safety and Environmental management 
  • Demonstrate integrity, accountability, and good decision-making skills 
  • Must be able to take initiative to implement and follow through on improvements 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Conduct business in a professional, ethical way with a focus on community responsibility 
  • Self-motivated, open-minded and results orientated 
  • The individual will be required to work in all weather conditions including day and night shifts 

Please note –This position is not a camp position and no relocation will be provided. Serafina’s Hamlin Crude by Rail Facility is located approx. 12 km from North Battleford.

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Serafina is a dynamic, private, well-funded operator capable of providing the successful candidate an exciting opportunity. 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.