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Summer Student, Minnedosa Ethanol Operations

Minnedosa, Canada
Job Posting: Sep 25, 2018, 4:40:07 PM Unposting Date: Jan 1, 2019, 6:59:00 AM
Summer Student, Minnedosa Ethanol Operations-15901


Job Title: Summer Student, Minnedosa Ethanol Operations

Location: Minnedosa, MB

Start Date: May 7, 2019

Length of Term: 4 months

Business Unit: Minnedosa Ethanol Operations

Application Deadline: December 31, 2018 or once the position is filled

Key responsibilities may involve:

·Assisting operators in the activity of monitoring and verifying various plant parameters using online and offline instruments in different sections of the plant (i.e. viz. pH, temperature, flow quantity, weight, strength, concentration, valve operation etc.)

·Assisting in sample collection from designated ports on the vessel or pipes

·Analyzing samples on gas chromatography, liquid chromatography, moisture analyzer, coulometer, densitometer and other lab instruments independently or with minimal supervision

·Perform lab and plant trials


  • Must be returning to studies at a recognized post-secondary institution in the fall following the work term
  • Strong academic 2nd, 3rd or 4th year Microbiology student
  • Analytical chemistry/wet chemistry experience in a lab environment
  • Petroleum industry experience directly related to plant and/or facility operations would be an asset
  • Experience/knowledge in preparing standard test solutions and standardization
  • Ability to follow safety procedures and safely handle samples, test reagents and instruments
  • Strong proficiency in MS Office
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Extensive mobility combined with the ability to work in a physically demanding environment (i.e. work at various heights to gather samples from designated ports on vessel or pipes)
  • Must be able to work eight-hour day shift work with occasional 12 hour working

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.


This is 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.

As this position requires 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. 


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.

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, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.

About Husky:

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 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.


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