Employment Opportunities

While the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

SDP has negotiated a site collective agreement with representatives of the Iron Workers Union, Local 764, Carpenters Union, Local 579, and Labourers’ Union, Local 1208. The three unions have formed the Council of Construction Trades Inc. to represent construction workers who will work on the project. These unions represent approximately 90% of the expected trade hours required for the project. The Council has arranged to source any additional required skilled trades for the project from the various building and construction trade unions within the Province of Newfoundland and Labrador. For any employment inquiries about working on the project, please contact your provincial trade union representative.

In addition to skilled trades, SDP is also actively recruiting for the following positions for the West White Rose Project, qualified applicants interested are encouraged to submit a resume and cover letter electronically.

Job ID Job Title Open Date Close Date Location
SDP00000 General Employment Application Open Date:01/01/2018 Close Date:12/31/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00000 | General Employment Application

SDP General Partnership welcomes all applications to the project.

Should you not see a role you’re qualified for, please submit your resume online through this channel. Should your application match a future need we’ll be in contact with you.

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SDP00017 CGS Survey Work Preparation & Lay-Out Specialist Open Date:05/25/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00017 | CGS Survey Work Preparation & Lay-Out Specialist

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
The CGS Survey Works Prep & Layout Specialist (CGS-SWPLS) will:
• Responsible for all preparations of calculations, reporting and work preparations program and software.
• Provide input and advice regarding the maintenance, monitoring, coordination and management of all survey software, calculations, reporting and work
preparations activities regarding CGS construction. More specifically.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Work with 3D model PDMS, terra model, Navis works, micro station, 3D calculation program SC4W, least squares adjustment, graphic Survey, Leica Cyclone and
faro scene;
• Plan and execute survey tasks for conical slipforming;
• Plan and execute survey tasks for Precast operations;
• Plan and execute survey tasks for mating CGS vs topsides operation;
• Establish work instruction(s) for calculations for conical slipforming;
• Responsible for analyzing the construction operations of the project in order to propose, plan and implement improvements, with the intention of achieving
minimal capital cost, on time construction and completion to the highest standards.
• Responsible for all related technical communications between all parties in a very complex environment which includes our client, the employees and all
sub-contractors on site.
• Oversee the quality of communication to ensure the flow of information is supported by the management team and coordinated with Implement CGS construction
and installation tolerances in all survey performance and documentation;
• Calculate 3D laser scanning. Calculate volume, weight, geometry and shape (also during slipforming);
• During Slipform operation, calculate and report best fit center, shape, wall thickness, fix points, vertical and horizontal PT ducts;
• Calculate embedment plates vs structure components from prefabrication shop for installation – during slipform;
• Create macros for all calculations;
• Off-site prefabrication and on site calculations – mechanical outfitting;
• Prepare survey work packages which will include work instructions, coordinates for layout, relevant drawings and sketches;
• Work proactively with survey supervision and surveyors to ensure what is being measured and any new tasks are completely understood;
• Understand the requirements of dimensional control from work instructions, specifications and procedures;
• Set up disto network during slipform operation to read top of form elevation;
• Calculate best fit CGS vs Topsides;
• Deflect methods/calculation of MO structures/concrete;
• Create 3D model of structure from 3D scanning point clouds;

Qualifications
• 15 + years of progressive CGS construction/survey experience, including leadership and mentoring.
• Postsecondary education or training in engineering, construction management, or a related discipline.
• Shall have experience on these types of large-scale complex projects;
• Must have global experience working on oil platforms;
• Possesses extensive experience in project survey software, calculations, reporting and preparations of CGS construction;
• Successfully completed relevant professional trainings.
• Has technical competence in AutoCAD, Revit, Civil 3D, Microstation, Leica Cyclone, HDS 6xxx series and ScanStation P20, P40.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.
• Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills with working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suit and project management, scheduling and
estimating software.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and take the initiative.
• Strong administrative and organizational skills.
• Experience in communicating with various stakeholder groups from internal project staff to clients, subcontractors and the executive team.
• Ability to effectively present information at both detail and summary level. Ability to interact with executive management and operational level staff.
• Degree or college diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and applicable work related experience.
• Experience working with business applications (budget, business plans and quotations).
• Experience working in purchasing or contract management systems
• Strong skills in Excel and basic Microsoft Office programs
• Familiarity with construction commercial processes
• Excellent writing skills
• Attention to detail
• Strong analytical and organizational skills
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners
• Willingness to periodically travel to the Argentia, NL site
• Project experience considered an asset

Note: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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SDP00019 Accounts Payable Clerk Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/26/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00019 | Accounts Payable Clerk

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Reporting to the Project Controls Manager.

Responsibilities
The Accounts Payable Clerk (APC) will:
• Register, codify and verify invoices
• Reconcile supplier statements
• Verify and register expense accounts
• Respond to employees and suppliers’ inquiries

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Communicate with Vendors and reconcile vendor statements with regards to discrepancies.
• Maintain filed and documentation thoroughly and accurately, in accordance with policy and accepted accounting practices.
• Print and prepare cheques for mailing
• Carry out bank transactions
• Ensure the highest of confidentiality
• Assist with analysis of certain general ledger accounts and expense categories

Qualifications
• Post secondary diploma in Finance/Accounting
• 2 to 5 years of relevant experience
• Experience in construction environment, an asset
• Knowledge of Excel
• Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to meet deadlines

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Accounts Payable Clerk – Job Description – SDP00019 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00021 Formwork Superintendent Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00021 | Formwork Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality of the formwork and access on the CGS
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to formwork and access operations

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure all scaffold and formwork installation were per the drawings and meet NL OH&S regulations
• Manage changes in installation of the formwork and access systems via working with the on-site engineers
• Plan and schedule upcoming formwork and access operations
• Ensure correct equipment and tools are in place
• Ensure correct person power are in place
• Create daily reports, review timecards, LDR and Cost reports for all operations
• Work closely with craft team members and develop a team environment

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of access systems
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for access operations
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Formwork Superintendent – Job Description – SDP00021 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00023 Concrete Superintendent Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00023 | Concrete Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality on the CGS
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department
• Plan and schedule work related to concrete materials composition, project requirements, specifications, schedules, and budget.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Supervise crews at various locations and ensure the overall quality of the concrete operations
Ensure implementation of all procedures and work package related to the concrete work
• Establish plans to maintain the project schedule and to perform work according to the projects requirements and Canadian regulations.
• Follow up the concrete works on slip form and non-slip form operations according to implemented procedures
• Follow up on the daily concrete activities to ensure quality standards are met
• Coordinate day to day operations and liaise with related departments to ensure concrete schedules are maintained
• Assist with preparation and execution of various concrete operations, including concrete pours, epoxy injections, epoxy coatings, etc.
• Procure necessary tools and equipment required to carry out all concrete operations

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of concrete systems
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for concrete operations
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Concrete Superintendent – Job Description – SDP00023 – 2022

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SDP00024 Rebar Superintendent Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00024 | Rebar Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality of the CGS
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department
• Responsible for the Rebar and Post tensioning requirements for the CGS construction.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Advise on installation of reinforcement and post tensioning materials
• Advise and follow up on the implementation and management of HSE requirements and safety roles for workforce and subcontractors.
• Coordinate between construction and other disciplines on the project.
• Prepare requests for reinforcement and post tensioning equipment to be delivered to work area as per schedule requirements
• Plan upcoming operations with discipline lead and work prep teams
• Plan ongoing activities to ensure materials and resources are available, as required to meet work plan.

Qualifications
• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of rebar systems
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for rebar operations
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as negotiated to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.

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Rebar Superintendent – Job Description – SDP00024 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00037 QC/QA Inspector Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00037 | QC/QA Inspector

SNC Lavalin, Dragados, Pennecon (SDP) General Partnership is looking for a QA/QC Inspector to join the West White Rose Project’s Quality team on the project site in Argentia, NL.

RESPONSIBILITIES

The QA/QC Inspector will ensure the development and preparation of all project quality requirements are implemented and managed.

MAIN TASKS AND DELIVERABLES

– Create and implement ITPs relative to Piping and Structural Installation
– Monitoring of Welding program
– Assist with internal and external audits as required
– Ensure quality requirements are known, understood, and followed within area of responsibility
– Ensure that project quality requirements are implemented and managed
– Evaluate material and test results on a continuous basis and advise construction on production improvement
– Provide quality reporting as required
– Assist with the preparation and implementation of QC Procedures and Plans
– Ensure that regular inspections and tests are being performed and reported
– Identify critical quality issues in a proactive manner to facilitate improvements
– Ensure good subcontractor relations, both internal and external
– Assist production team with quality and performance matters
– Assure fabrication records from inspections and tests are being prepared and verified
– Report non-conforming products and assist in corrective actions

QUALIFICATIONS

– Diploma in Welding Engineering Technician or related field or combination of related work experience and training, preference given to Welding/Mechanical
– Minimum 5+ years’ experience from performance of Mechanical QC work within Operations/Large Structural/Piping Projects
– CWB Certification is a requirement
– Experience working with Non Destructive Testing (NDT), and varying methods
– Experience making and presenting documentation of mechanical works for offshore structures
– Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team

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QC-QA Inspector – Job Description – SDP00037 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00042 Project Planner Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00042 | Project Planner

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Co-ordinate the project planning process within area of responsibility.
• Maintain the process for proactively managing the critical path.
• Work with the Project leads to determine overall project schedule and planning development plans & priorities.
• Provide timely variance analysis and an early warning to construction management on critical or near critical activities.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinates and tracks multiple key projects and tasks.
• Maintains a resource loaded and networked program schedule for on-going and special projects that can be utilized to analyze resource allocations, mission
completion dates, and “what if” analysis.
• Tracks and updates personnel and projects progress and critical path on a daily basis.
• Creates tracking reports for various levels of management.
• Coordinates project schedules and recommends appropriate lead-lag times.
• Plans workload for multiple project management teams and de-conflicts resources.
• Provides forward looking schedule analysis to Management.
• Interfaces between senior management, Construction Managers, and Lead Project Coordinators to gather data and adjust scheduling parameters.
• Contributes to program proposal preparation efforts.
• Works with project subcontractors to communicate scheduled task and schedule variances.

Qualifications
• Bachelor degree in Engineering
• Minimum of 5+ years of pertinent experience in planning and scheduling, or an equivalent combination of education and experience of large scale civil
projects
• Experience in similar roles for planning of major projects in road / transportation, dams or construction of large civil structures
• Excellent Primavera skills

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Project Planner – Job Description – SDP00042 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00065 Access Lead Open Date:04/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00065 | Access Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities

The Access Lead will:
• Be responsible for development and preparation of Access Plans ensuring they are in accordance with Canadian regulations, Project requirements, specifications,
schedules, budget, and HSE standards.
• Develop, train, and supervise a team comprised of Engineers, field coordinators and superintendents.
• Collaborate with the CGS Temporary design team and general construction organization to overcome access challenges, both planned and unplanned, all while
promoting HSE guidelines, safe operating procedures and a positive safety culture.

Main Tasks and Deliverables

• Oversee and manage all Access related operations
• Responsible for installation and maintenance of dropped object protection (DOP) and any scaffold supported hoardings.
• Ensure all scaffold, access brackets, QuikDeck, gangways, stairtowers and any other access systems are installed as per manufactures recommendations and
drawings and that they meet NL OH&S regulations.
• Manage changes in installation of access systems by working with the on-site construction team.
• Ensure correct equipment, tools and materials are procured and managed.
• Ensure correct personnel resources are in place.
• Provide input to and be accountable for departments schedule and cost.
• Create daily reports, review timecards, cost reports for all access related operations and personnel.
• Ensure all HSE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to access operations.

Qualifications

• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or construction / project management related field. Candidates with trade specific background also considered
when a combination of training and work experience is deemed equivalent.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience specific to Heavy Civil / Concrete Projects.
• Concrete Gravity Structure (CGS) / Gravity Based Structure (GBS) and/or slipform experience preferred.
• Experience with access and access systems (Aluma System, QuikDeck, Access Brackets, etc)
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.
• Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills with working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suit.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and take the initiative.
• Ability to effectively present information at both detail and summary level. Ability to interact with executive management and operational level staff.
• Familiarity with construction processes.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Ability to manage stress and prioritize during times of increased demand and pressure.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners.
• Project experience considered an asset.

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Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00061 Concrete Lead Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00061 | Concrete Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities

• Responsible for the development and preparation of the Concrete Plan ensuring they are in accordance with Canadian regulations, Project requirements,
specifications, schedules, budget, and HSE standards.
• Develop, train, and supervise members of the team
• Promote HSE guidelines to the Rebar team and construction organization
• Plan all concrete production, distribution and placement activities for the West White Rose Project
• Oversee the operations and production of concrete at the batch plant while planning and coordinating logistics of concrete materials and day to day
operations/maintenance of the batch plant
• Supervise and manage staff and craft personnel at the batch plants to ensure production/work is carried out in a safe manner

Main Tasks and Deliverables

• Coordinate day to day concrete production and liaise with other departments to ensure concrete schedules are maintained and met
• Create procedures in consultation with discipline leads and supervisors, quality, engineering and client
• Prepare procedures and work instructions related to concrete works
• Create and issue follow up reports regarding quality, quantities, timeframes and HSE.
• Follow up on drawings and make necessary corrective actions
• Follow up on production progress in the field to monitor quality
• Responsible for internal control between the disciplines to ensure work is performed without interruptions
• Prepare internal control plans to ensure functionality of the department
• Manage and coordinate scheduled and non-scheduled maintenance for batch plants and other equipment related to concrete production
• Coordinate equipment with the various departments, to ensure that work is carried out without disruption
• Requisition tools and equipment required to carry out various operations
• Establish plans to maintain the project schedule and to perform work according to the projects requirements and Canadian regulations.
• Plan and schedule work related to concrete materials composition, project requirements, specifications, schedules, and budget.
• Select suitable equipment for the upcoming pouring operations.
• Develop the logistics plan for materials, including storage and handling on and off site.
• Prepare documents related to concrete production, such as; approval of materials and concrete mix design
• Follow up on planning of the site build up and barge arrangement related to concrete production and logistics

Qualifications

• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years engineering experience specific to CGS construction
• Experience with concrete production, distribution and placement
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.

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SDP00063 Field Coordinator Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00063 | Field Coordinator

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities

The Field Coordinator will:
• Provide technical interpretation of plans and specifications and provide general assistance to site construction supervision.
• Coordinate inspections with consultants and authorities as required by the contract.

Main Tasks and Deliverables

• Order construction material and equipment as required.
• Monitor general earth work activities, concrete form work and rebar installation for conformance to structural drawings.
• Review shop drawings for conformance with the contract and ensure information is communicated to field supervision.
• Provide assistance in the prevention of quality problems and in the resolution of problems.
• Perform and document visual in process/dimensional inspections
• Perform and record material verification as required, acquire all mill test reports.
• Perform and report on incoming inspection of materials received.
• Report all non-conformances as detailed by the Quality Assurance System and procedures.
• Participate in the investigation of non-conformances and corrective action resolution as
required.
• Prepare/inspect and verify the completion of all construction punch-list items.
• Assist operations in the development of work plans and procedures ensure processes and procedures are followed.
• Liaison with the on-site quality inspectors and document control coordinators and assist as necessary with preparation of RFIs, NCR’s, construction method
statements, etc.
• Work as a member of the site management team and work cooperatively with management
and site supervisory staff.
• Ensure conformance with applicable engineering, quality, safety and environment standards.

Qualifications

• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. An equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years engineering experience specific to CGS construction
• Experience with concrete production, distribution and placement
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.

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Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00064 Formwork Lead Open Date:05/26/2022 Close Date:06/25/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00064 | Formwork Lead

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities

The Formwork Lead (FL) will:
• Responsible to development and preparation of the Formwork Plans ensuring they are in accordance with Canadian regulations, Project requirements,
specifications, schedules, budget, and HSE standards. .
• Develop, train, and supervise a team of engineers.
• Promote HSE Guidelines to the CGS Temporary design team and construction organization.

Main Tasks and Deliverables

• Oversee and manage all formwork and access operations.
• Ensure all scaffold and formwork installation were per the drawings and meet NL OH&S regulations
• Manage changes in installation of the formwork and access systems via working with the on-site engineers
• Ensure correct equipment and tools are in place.
• Ensure correct personnel resources are in place.
• Create daily reports, review timecards, cost reports for all operations
• Ensure implementation of all HSE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department.
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related formwork and access operations.

Qualifications

• Technical degree or diploma in an engineering or related field. And equivalent combination of training and work experience may be considered.
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience specific to CGS Construction
• Experience with formwork and access
• Candidates must have strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively within an integrated project team.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with key stakeholders and decision makers.
• Excellent verbal, written, presentation and communication skills with working knowledge in Microsoft Office Suit and project management, scheduling and
estimating software.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and take the initiative.
• Ability to effectively present information at both detail and summary level. Ability to interact with executive management and operational level staff.
• Familiarity with construction processes.
• Excellent writing skills.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners.
• Willingness to periodically travel to the Argentia, NL site.
• Project experience considered an asset.

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Formwork Lead – Job Description – SDP00064 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00071 HSE Advisor Open Date:05/12/2022 Close Date:06/24/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00071 | HSE Advisor

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

SNC Lavalin, Dragados, Pennecon (SDP) General Partnership is looking for a HSE Advisor to join the West White Rose Project team in Newfoundland. Reporting to the HSE Manager, you will provide key safety measures throughout the duration of the project.

Responsibilities
• Responsible to Plan, deliver, direct and coordinate all training activities of the project to maximize and maintain the functions necessary to support the
project.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Conduct training/safety meetings
• Participate in incident investigations
• Monitor construction work and behavioral based intervention programs
• Complete regular safety inspections and perform audits of safety system
• Provide guidance to personnel concerning regulatory and compliance issues
• Collaborate with marine operations, engineering and construction personnel in the development of plans, operating procedures and field operations
• Assist in risk assessments
• Influence workforce’s personal behavior to lower risk tolerance
• Mentor staff and craft personnel to safely complete assigned tasks
• Analyze activities on site to identify trends in key performance indicators
• Act as a team player with entire SDP HSE team

Qualifications
• Degree/diploma in relevant discipline
• Industrial construction experience
• Working knowledge of OH & S legislation
• Accredited Health and Safety Certification or Canadian Registered Safety Professional Certification is a definite asset
• Superior verbal/written communication skills and interpersonal skills, as well as a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and to work effectively within
an integrated project team

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HSE Advisor – Job Description – SDP00071 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00072 Environmental Advisor Open Date:05/12/2022 Close Date:06/22/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00072 | Environmental Advisor

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Provide support to the Environmental and Regulatory department.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Develop and revise E&R plans, standard operating procedures, and scope of works.
• Coordinate, complete and submit annual and monthly reports.
• Coordinate, complete and submit permit and approval applications to Government.
• Training of staff and craft in environment and regulatory duties and obligations.
• Undertake or Coordinate inspections with field staff
• Advise on-site management team on permits, authorizations, licenses and other regulatory documentation applicable to site operation.
• Support E&R Site Personnel in departmental scope including: complete and revise of IDF’S, MEF’S, requisitions; procurement package follow ups; generating
and revise training modules.
• Liaise with field staff as a local expert in environmental matters
• Implement environmental plans through work pack development coordination
• Act as a tool-box talk resource (identify subjects, create, deliver)
• Complete status review of all environmental aspects identified by the Environmental Manager
• Administer preventive and corrective actions when necessary
• Field-level coordination of environmental aspects
• Report to the Environmental Manager of potential environmental issues in a timely manner
• Inform Superintendent of potential environmental issues in a timely manner regarding specific work scope
• Assist in development of planning E&R documents
• Field liaisons with crews and fore-crew to coordinate Environmental aspects
• Data Gathering, tabulation and trend interpretation, including soil, water and air sampling

Qualifications
• Candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s degree, diploma in an environmental field, or equivalent experience
• 5+ years’ experience within a similar role (experience on an engineering, procurement and construction project will be considered an asset)
• Superior written/verbal communication skills and interpersonal skills, as well as a demonstrated ability to meet deadlines and to work effectively within
an integrated project team
• Familiarity with standard water, soil and air sampling methodologies and tests.
• Proficient use in excel and other Microsoft applications to ensure environmental databases are updated with appropriate documentation
• Familiar with Provincial (NL) Regulations
• Experience with Root Cause Analysis, TapRoot Leader preferable.

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Environmental Advisor – Job Description – SDP00072 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00073 Scheduler Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00073 | Scheduler

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Co-ordinate the project planning process within area of responsibility.
• Maintain the process for proactively managing the critical path.
• Work with the Project leads to determine overall project schedule development plans & priorities.
• Provide timely variance analysis and an early warning to construction management on critical or near critical activities.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Coordinates and tracks multiple key projects and tasks.
• Maintains a resource loaded and networked program schedule for on-going and special projects that can be utilized to analyze resource allocations, mission
completion dates, and “what if” analysis.
• Tracks and updates personnel and projects progress and critical path on a daily basis.
• Creates tracking reports for various levels of management.
• Coordinates project schedules and recommends appropriate lead-lag times.
• Plans workload for multiple project management teams and de-conflicts resources.
• Provides forward looking schedule analysis to Management.
• Interfaces between senior management, Construction Managers, and Lead Project Coordinators to gather data and adjust scheduling parameters.
• Contributes to program proposal preparation efforts.
• Works with project subcontractors to communicate scheduled task and schedule variances.

Qualifications
• Bachelor degree in Engineering
• Minimum of 5+ years of pertinent experience in planning and scheduling, or an equivalent combination of education and experience of large scale civil
projects
• Experience in similar roles for planning of major projects in road / transportation, dams or construction of large civil structures
• Excellent Primavera skills

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Scheduler – Job Description – SDP00073 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00074 PreCast Superintendent Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00074 | PreCast Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization
• Coordinating and overseeing all precast work.
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality on the precast operation.
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved within the team.
• Plan and schedule work related to the precast operation, project requirements, specifications, schedules, and budget.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure implementation of all procedures and work packages related to precast work are followed.
• Ensure that precast operation activities are executed in accordance with specifications budget and time schedules.
• Assist with preparation and execution of various precast operations, including formwork & rebar installation, MMO, crane lifts and concrete pours.
• Understand what tolerances need to be met within the different areas of the precast operation.
• Monitor and supervise all the different teams to ensure compliance of work.
• Responsible to monitor construction productivity and schedule performances and investigate reasons for less than satisfactory performance. Provide
recommendations and institute measures for improvement.
• Responsible for reading, understanding and interpreting construction drawings.
• Follow up on the daily precast activities to ensure safety and quality standards are met.
• Procure necessary tools and equipment required to carry out precast operations.
• Ensure correct person power is in place for all areas of work.

Qualifications
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of formwork, rebar, concrete and MMO operations.
• Precast operations experience is an asset.
• Proficient with MS office word and Excel.
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements.
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for precast operations.
• Great deal of Attention to detail.
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams.

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PreCast Superintendent – Job Description – SDP00074 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00075 Access Superintendent Open Date:05/16/2022 Close Date:06/16/2022 Location:Argentia, NL Apply

SDP00075 | Access Superintendent

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
• Focus on and contribute to an SSHE mind-set and performance within the SDP construction organization
• Participate in supervision and the overall safety and quality of the access on the CGS
• Ensure implementation of all SSHE requirements and safety roles are established for the department and all subcontractors involved with the department
• Ensure proper implementation of all procedures and work packs related to access operations

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Ensure all scaffold and formwork installation are per the drawings and meet NL OH&S regulations
• Manage changes in installation of the access systems via working with the on-site engineers
• Plan and schedule upcoming access operations
• Ensure correct equipment and tools are in place
• Ensure correct person power are in place
• Collaborate with the Formwork Superintendent
• Create daily reports, review timecards and Cost reports for all operations
• Work closely with craft team members and develop a team environment

Qualifications
• Minimum of 10+ years’ experience in installation and management of Access systems.
• Knowledge of PERI formwork system or equivalent
• Experience with steel formwork would be an asset
• Familiar with unionized work environments and project collective agreements
• Ability to prepare work plans and ensure they are aligned for formwork/access operations
• Excellent interpersonal skills and ability work well within teams

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Access Superintendent – Job Description – SDP00072 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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SDP00079 Commercial Coordinator Open Date: Close Date: Location: Apply

SDP00079 | Commercial Coordinator

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
The Commercial Coordinator (CC) will:
• Maintain engineering change responsibilities matrix in engineering database.
• Coordinate and communicate requests for information to ensure Project milestones are met and committed costs are not exceeded.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Perform all duties and promote themselves in a manner that reflects SDP’s Expectations and its Visions/Values.
• Follow and abide by all government, Legal, SDP’s rules and regulations.
• Contribute to continuous improvement and cost reduction activities.
• Coordinate and communicate request for information as well as initiating Engineering Changes (FEC process) with the engineering database.
• Coordinate all costs, feasibility and timing from all related departments in a timely manner.
• Prepare FEC cost submissions and perform cost vs. sales analysis to ensure profitability of project.
• Coordinate information requests responses to the customer including implementation date information.
• Collect and prepare final costing package including supplier information as required.
• Work closely with engineering administrators with reviewing of customer’s approvals for accuracy.
• Review purchase requisitions with FEC’s to review that costs are covered.
• Assist with the coordination and preparation of continuous improvement business cases.
• Coordinate FEC audits among customer, supplier and SDP.
• Maintain customer correspondence through written and verbal communication.
• Coordinate and communicate special material requests with all relevant parties to ensure accurate and timely completion of all requests.
• Maintain logs with all relevant information.
• Prepare cost submission including performing a cost vs. sales analysis as required.
• Providing Customer with any new service part numbers.
• Responding to Customer RFQ’s with quotes for new service parts.
• Properly organizing SPD’s information.

Qualifications
• Degree or college diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and applicable work related experience.
• Experience working with business applications (budget, business plans and quotations).
• 3-5 years’ experience in an engineering environment, specifically in the construction or offshore industries or a comparable heavy industry, preferably as a CC
• Knowledge of the fundamentals of Commercial Contracts, plans and construction industry.
• Committed to practicing dispute avoidance strategies as part of a professional practice.
• Working knowledge of federal and provincial legal and regulatory requirements affecting management of Subcontracts on the WWRP such as labour and HSE.
• Experience working in purchasing or contract management systems.
• Strong skills in Excel and basic Microsoft Office programs.
• Familiarity with construction commercial processes.
• Excellent writing skills.
• Keen attention to detail.
• Strong analytical and organizational skills.
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners.
• Willingness to periodically travel to the Argentia, NL site.
• Project experience considered an asset.

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Commercial Coordinator – Job Description – SDP00079 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

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SDP00078 Commercial Manager Open Date: Close Date: Location: Apply

SDP00078 | Commercial Manager

SDPGP is the prime contractor for the construction of the Concrete Gravity Structure for Cenovus Energy’s West White Rose project. The company is a general partnership created for the sole purpose of completing this contract and consists of SNC Lavalin as lead partner, Dragados and Pennecon. CGS construction is taking place entirely in dry dock at the construction site located in Argentia, NL. Construction was suspended in 2020, and while the client has not made a decision regarding return to full construction activities, limited scopes of work for preservation are ongoing.

Responsibilities
The Commercial Manager (CM) will:
• Must be at the forefront of leading and supporting the business in achieving its goals, while managing and balancing business risk.
• Maintain the strictest of confidence as this role requires access to confidential information to support medium and long-term financial analysis and
planning.

Main Tasks and Deliverables
• Collaborates with proposal teams in the proposal strategy development and in the preparation and review of proposals, commercial contracts, subcontracts and other agreements.
• Identifies and analyzes potential commercial risks and liabilities associated with proposals, ongoing projects and supplier agreements.
• Interfaces with internal stakeholders as required, including technical, risk assessment, legal, cost estimating, insurance, bond, taxation, treasury and
finance functions.
• Interfaces with the client. Must be able to deal with the client on delicate matters tactfully and professionally while protecting SNC-Lavalin’s interests
• Provides commercial support in contract administration and in the preparation of narratives and entitlement documentation and the resolution of claims.
• Works closely with the procurement manager to ensure flow down of the prime contract terms to other related contracts on ongoing projects.
• Access to confidential information to support medium and long term financial analysis and planning.
• Assists the project teams in the understanding and interpretation of the contract language.
• Attends steering committee meetings between SNC-Lavalin and other partners and prepares minutes of meeting recording agreed decisions and actions going
forward.

Qualifications
• University degree in Engineering, Finance or Law, or an MBA, with at least experience in a similar role in a construction or high technology industry. Formal training in contract law or contract administration is an asset.
• Experience in commercial governance, bidding, contract management and project delivery.
• Proven ability to organize, set priorities and handle multiple complex tasks at one time consistent with corporate processes.
• Understanding of client and client organizations, objectives, personnel, and environments.
• Ability to reconcile usually disparate objectives of buyer and seller as contracting parties.
• Superior communication and writing skills.
• Demonstrated ability to work independently and take the initiative.
• Strong administrative and organizational skills.
• Experience in communicating with various stakeholder groups from internal project staff to clients, subcontractors and the executive team.
• Ability to effectively present information at both detail and summary level. Ability to interact with executive management and operational level staff.
• Degree or college diploma or equivalent combination of relevant education and applicable work related experience.
• Experience working with business applications (budget, business plans and quotations).
• Experience working in purchasing or contract management systems
• Strong skills in Excel and basic Microsoft Office programs
• Familiarity with construction commercial processes
• Excellent writing skills
• Keen attention to detail
• Strong analytical and organizational skills
• Ability to work with varying seniority levels, including staff, managers and external partners
• Willingness to periodically travel to the Argentia, NL site
• Project experience considered an asset.

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Commercial Manager – Job Description – SDP00078 – 2022

Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”.

SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.

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Companies and contractors hiring for the West White Rose project are required to follow the principles set out in the Atlantic Accord legislation, which requires that “individuals residing in the Province shall be given first consideration for training and employment in the work program”. SDP is equally committed to providing access to employment of qualified candidates to ensure an equitable and diversified workplace.