Process Operator Jobs in Fort Saskatchewan, AB at Dow

Title: Process Operator

Company: Dow

Location: Fort Saskatchewan, AB

Dow has exciting opportunities forProcess OperatorsinFort Saskatchewan, AB.

With over 52,000 employees worldwide, Dow is a diversified chemical company that delivers a broad range of products and services to customers in around 160 countries. The Company connects chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world’s most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity.

At Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta, Dow Canada operates four world-scale production units that manufacture hydrocarbons, ethylene, polyethylene, and electricity. Serving our global customers, Dow Canada’s operations in Fort Saskatchewan from one of the largest petrochemical facilities in Canada. Dow currently has openings for Operating Technicians to work at our Fort Saskatchewan complex.

Job Summary:

The role of the Process Operator includes operating equipment and process related control systems in a safe environmentally responsible manner. The role involves optimizing plant performance by monitoring process equipment and conditions, conducting field checks, adjusting control systems manually and operated equipment based on process controls in a safe and efficient manner.


The successful candidate will be expected to do the following:



Optimize plant operation

Work within a team environment

Work a 12 hour rotating shifts

Be self-motivated

Perform duties in a safe, environmentally responsible manner

Follow Operating Discipline policies, principles, procedures, standards and practices to ensure safe and reliable operation of assigned plant areas.

This role will have an assessment to complete during the application process. Please allow 30 minutes – 1 hour to complete the assessment at the time of application. You will not be able to save your application for later. Even if you have taken this assessment before please click on the link. An assessment is required for each position you apply to.

Required Qualifications:

2 or more years of operations experience in a chemical, oil and gas, or similar industry.

Able to work a 12 hour rotating shift.

Willing and able to work nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.

Willing and able to work overtime as needed.

Have a high regard for personal safety and the safety of others.

A minimum requirement for this Canada based position is the ability to work legally in the Canada. No visa sponsorship/support is available for this position.

Able to meet the following physical demands of the job, with or without reasonable accommodations:

Lift, push, and pull.

Frequent bending, reaching, and lifting

Stand and walk for extended periods of time.

Work at heights, climb stairs and ladders.

Work in tight and closed in spaces.

Wear all required personal protective equipment, including but not limited to respirator.

Preferred Qualifications:

Alberta 3rd or 4th Class (ABSA).

Education Requirement:

High school diploma or equivalent with one of the following:

Related two year technical diploma, such as Chemical Engineering Technology or Power Engineering Technology

Completion of Alberta 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th Class.

Skillsand Abilities:

Be proficient in computers to perform job tasks.

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outl…


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