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Canadian Natural Resources Limited

Canadian Natural’s goal has always been to run our business and run it well, executing on our projects and creating value for our shareholders. That is what we have focused on for the past twenty years, and it is what we continue to focus on. Our asset base is strong and balanced. We have crude oil and natural gas conventional operations in domestic and international basins, along with a world class oil sands mining operation.1989Shallow gas basin of Alberta was the modern iteration of the Co... Read More

Address      2500, 855 - 2 Street S.W. Calgary, AB T2P 4J8
Website      www.cnrl.com/
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Fibre Optics Specialist

Our Horizon Oil Sands Operation is expanding with project spending for 2012 forecasted at approximately $1.55 billion with future projected spending of approximately $2 - 2.5 billion each year for the next several years.

The Fibre Optics Specialist will provide hands-on knowledge and experience to support the next phases of Major Projects in the expansion and integration of all fibre optic networks with the currently existing on site networks.

• Coordinate fibre optic network architecture, hardware and configuration to incorporate the needs from each Phase 2/3 Major Project into the existing site-wide fibre optic networks for all on-site networks
• Oversee and maintain network integrity, including load testing and ensuring redundant paths
• Interface with Major Projects, Operations, Maintenance and Vendors in each of the Phase 2/3 Major Projects to determine their needs and timelines for integration with existing networks
• Develop a schedule and work closely with Operations and Maintenance to coordinate the integration of each of the Phase 2/3 Major Projects fibre optic networks
• Ensure networks are functioning as expected and that there are no issues
• Develop and monitor fibre optic network performance parameters
• Keep informed and point of contact for Canadian Natural’s policies, standards, specifications and practices as they pertain to fibre optic networks and hardware at Horizon site

• Typically 10+ years of related industry experience with Engineering Degree or Certified Instrument Technologist; 2+ years working at the Horizon Site would be an asset
• Certification as Fibre Optic Technician (CFOT) or equivalent certification or course preferred
• Familiarity with and understanding of:
o Working in a on-site field role alongside operations
o Project design and execution
o Fibre optic network design, standards and installation
o Terminating and splicing fibre optic cables
o Fibre optic patch panels
o Utilization of an OTDR to monitor fibre networks
o A variety of fibre optic hardware and switches
o Working with the Planet IRM Fibre database
o Working in a co-ordination where strong communication skills and the ability to make decisions is key

At Canadian Natural, safety is a core value. We conduct all of our operations in a way that identifies, minimizes and mitigates harm to the health and safety of employees, contractors, the public and the environment.

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