Company: Shell
Skills: Oil Terminal / Storage Management
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee
Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Job Description

What the role is and where you fit in

We are looking for a competent technical leader for a Terminal Manager role for Shell Canada, particularly in our Ottawa/Kingston assets. As the successful candidate for the role, you will be responsible for leading HSSE compliance as well as cost effective operations of our Ottawa and Kingston Terminals. This includes the management of the product inventories, tanks, buildings and equipment and the direct supervision of a team comprised of a Supervisor, Terminal Operators, as well as contractors.

Accountabilities also include:
  • Overseeing and coordinating a 24/7 operation of incoming and outgoing products (pipeline and trucking loading & offloading facilities).
  • Site HSSE and maintenance execution consistent with corporate standards including team communications, training sessions, incident investigation and root cause investigation
  • Active collaboration with Supply Operations, HSSE, Product Quality, Marketing, engineering and balance of Distribution Team to address and manage all community concerns or complaints ensuring public perception of Shell is in line with corporate direction.
  • Customer/client service levels on supply & distribution of light oil products.
  • Site maintenance through effective cost management and safety practices & controls established with contractors. Involves compliance to policies/practices, contract management, contractor supervision, auditing and performance issue management.
  • Work with Facility Engineers and Business Development to develop and execute the 5/10-year capital plan and its project implementations.
  • Manage expense-operating budgets for maximum value and ideal costs.
  • Work closely with HSE advisor to support safe efficient operations and compliance with CF requirements.
  • Respond to and manage all Terminal emergencies such as fire and/or product releases through assuring the requisite training of all Terminal personnel. Requires the development, maintenance and exercising of current contingency and emergency response plans.
  • Act as on-scene commander in case of emergencies.

Company Description

In Canada, we do everything from exploring for oil and gas, to refining and manufacturing, to discovering new ways to reduce emissions, to delivering fuels to our customers from coast to coast.

We have many successful businesses and projects across Canada, including:
  • a strong and rapidly growing Upstream business built around the Montney and the Duvernay shale plays, on a foundation of Foothills sour gas;
  • a successful Downstream business anchored in our Sarnia refinery (Ontario) and our Scotford refinery and upgrader (Alberta) as well as our two world-class petrochemicals plants near Edmonton;
  • a network of 1,300 retail sites across Canada - a vital point of connection for our customers to us - which makes us one of the pre-eminent fuel retailers in the country;
  • strong Aviation, Sulphur and Lubricants businesses;
  • an innovative Supply and Trading business;
  • a prospective LNG export project in Kitimat, B.C.
Canada is especially well-suited to offer lower carbon energy solutions thanks to our highly experienced workforce, our abundance of natural resources and supportive government policies. In Canada, Shell is actively exploring opportunities to invest in new fuels for transport, renewable power and customer solutions enabled by digital technology to lead the global movement towards cleaner energy.


  • Must have legal authorization to work in Canada without sponsorship.
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering/Business related field or technical diploma.
  • At least 3 years minimum frontline operational or technical experience, with demonstrated ability to deliver own results and through others. Prior leadership/direct supervisory experience is an asset.
  • Response to unplanned events and incidents is required from time to time during evenings and
  • weekends.


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