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About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Location: Sarnia

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 40
  • Education level: Secondary School
  • Closing date: Thursday, 14 October 2021

About this role

About this role



Sarnia, ON

Position will work from home until COVID work restrictions have been lifted and staff return to office.


12 months

Our client, a major operator with locations across Canada, are looking for energetic, self-motivated individuals to fill an Expeditor role. This position will support activities at the site near Sarnia Ontario. The environment is a very fast paced, high volume environment. The successful candidate will be looking for growth opportunities and be willing to take on new challenges in support of the team.


Expediting activities for Commissioning and Start-up

  • Manage and monitor all purchase order requirements for Operations and Maintenance relating to POs which include MIDs, Work Orders, Repairs, Rush Orders, Stock, Outages and Turnarounds.
  • Expediting no to minimal Engineered items POs.
  • Expediting no to minimal documentation, equipment/material deliverables, as well as coordination of Inspection, shipping and receiving of materials.
  • Arranging meetings/alignment meetings, where applicable.
  • Proactive expediting of suppliers and sub-suppliers, by phone, e-mail and meetings to keep suppliers on track to meet milestones. To ensure the right materials go to the right place at the right time
  • Provide Expediting support to all regions as required (ME, MW and MS).
  • Receive and review supplier schedule(s) and document requirements.
  • Determining the Expediting Level
  • Maintain accurate and complete records using SharePoint, SAP, PSR (weekly) and filing in outlook
  • Identifies issues and or potential issues that arise in day-to-day work that may affect the supplier’s ability to meet their contractual delivery date and participate in the resolution and communicate with the end-user/stakeholder
  • Work with the project team, end-users, stakeholders, suppliers, sub-vendors to implement any approved changes to the supplier delivery date
  • Makes independent decisions relating to planning, organizing, and completing difficult assignments along with reviewing and evaluating recommendations proposed by others
  • Interface and provide support with Supplier, Strategic or Service Center Buyer, Project Procurement Coordinator, end-user, Project Manager, Document Control, Engineering, Project Controls/Scheduling, Inspection, Construction, Customs Compliance, Logistics, Receiving and Accounting
  • Receiving confirmation through SAP (GR) or Proof of Delivery (POD)
  • On time delivery (OTD) resolution
  • Coverage and / or backup for all regions
  • Invoicing resolution of GR items not received in SAP
  • Assist with Purchase Orders that have been blocked when the Buyer requires Expediting’s support.
  • Close out activities.
  • Applies Responsible Care procedures relevant to their area of work




  • University graduate with minimal experience or 4-5 years combination of education and related experience, e.g. 5-7 years’ experience, or diploma and 2-3 years’ experience.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills and exceptional written and oral presentation.
  • Demonstrated ability to generate results through collaboration and influence decisions while respecting the roles and experience of multiple project personnel.
  • Strong computer skills. Experience with SAP would be considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of the EPCM and heavy industry expediting practices and systems would be considered an asset, as would experience with Maintenance planning.



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About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel has a reputation for working with some of the best in the business. That’s what we continually strive for. Brunel provides the global recruitment and workforce services you need to lead your industry. With 45 years of market experience in Renewable Energy, Automotive, Oil & Gas, Life Sciences, Mining and Infrastructure, we help you finish major projects safely, compliantly, on-time, within budget and at the highest quality, so you can keep growing — anywhere in the world.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
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Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Jen Folkes via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Jen Folkes
Brunel Canada - Toronto

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