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Summer Student - Environmental Sciences/Engineering

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Date: Apr 7, 2021

Location: Lloydminster, Saskatchewan, Canada

Company: Husky Energy

Posting End Date:  Apr 18, 2021

Posting will expire at 11:59 pm local time.


One of Husky’s advantages is that we are an integrated oil and gas company. From exploration to development, production, refining, and marketing, we’ve got it all! Combine this with a range of learning and development tools and an inclusive work environment, and you are well-positioned for a successful career at Husky.


We have the training, mentoring, and career development programs and resources to help you develop both personally and professionally – as an employee or a leader. We offer many internal leadership and business skills courses along with tuition reimbursement programs for qualified employees. Every year, a significant number of our employees are able to take on new roles within the company thanks to our strong focus on hands-on learning and development.


Job Summary

Start Date: May 4, 2021

Length of Term: 4 months

Location:  Lloydminster, SK.


Core Responsibilities may include:

  • Provide support to environment with requests for information (RFIs)
  • Assist in project services monthly reporting
  • Ensuring safe work practices and adherence to company policy and procedures
  • Read and interpret technical drawings, schematics, and computer-generated reports
  • Apply environmental principles, codes, and standards to identify issues
  • Estimate costs for environmental projects and prepares contract documents
  • Implement short-term and long-term design solutions; recommend design improvements
  • Assist in the data management of the team's documents
  • Gather and analyze production data
  • Conduct project feasibility studies and economic evaluations
  • Data entry into Husky’s document management system
  • Update existing analytical models with current production data
  • Ability to lift and handle items weighing 25 lbs (including over your head) may be required
  • Ability to read blueprints may be required
  • Other duties as required 



  • Must be returning to studies at a recognized post-secondary institution in the fall following the work term
  • Must be studying an Environmental Sciences/Engineering, Chemical Engineering or Environmental Studies
  • Completion of 3rd-year studies preferred
  • Computer skills (MS Office and databases)
  • Must be able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Must have strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills with attention to detail
  • Ability to meet deadlines, handle multiple tasks and prioritize
  • Exposure to Project Management would be considered an asset
  • Valid safety certificates would be an asset
  • Working knowledge of SAP would be an asset
  • Familiarity with applicable industry codes and standards is an asset
  • Significant experience driving on gravel roads is an asset
  • Some oil and gas experience would be considered an asset


Safety Sensitive

  • This may be a safety-sensitive role and as such you will also be required to wear all Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) during required work hours. Furthermore, you will also be required to pass the Husky pre-employment medical and drug/alcohol assessment requirements
  • Safety sensitive positions require the operation of a motor vehicle, applicants are asked to provide a recent (i.e. issued within the previous 4 weeks) original driver’s abstract, for the preceding 5-year period, if offered the position. A valid Canadian class 5 Drivers License with no restrictions (i.e. non GDL) is a requirement for this role


Benefits of a Husky Energy Student Position:

 Opportunities to:

    • take part in impactful business projects
    • network with experienced professionals
    • engage in a strong student network
    • gain valuable exposure in the Oil and Gas industry
  • Relevant work experience in your field of study
  • Relocation assistance
  • Competitive wages



Please submit a resume and transcript. Applications without a recent transcript will not be considered. 



Students moving for their work term may be eligible to receive a lump-sum payment to assist with relocation expenses.


Candidates must have their own means of transportation as there is no public transportation in field locations.


Additional Information:

 New graduates are not eligible for student opportunities.

 Please note that only those selected for an interview will be contacted.




Please note that pre-employment background checks are pre-conditions to Husky employment offers and must be completed successfully before you are confirmed to start with Husky.    


At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, women, and persons with disabilities.


For information on Inclusion & Diversity at Husky, please click here.


Husky Energy is an integrated Canadian energy company headquartered in Calgary, Alberta.  The Company operates Upstream and Downstream business segments, with operations in Canada, the United States, China and Indonesia.  


Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.