Co-op/Internship Computer Science Student – Application Specialists – Operational Systems at Husky Energy – Canada

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Co-op/Internship Computer Science Student - Application Specialists - Operational Systems at Husky Energy - Canada

Job Details:

Job Title: Co-op Student, Application Specialists – Operational Systems

Location: Calgary, AB

Start Date: May 2015

Length of Term: 8, 12 or 16 months

Business Unit: IS Business Solutions

Application Deadline: January 31, 2015 or once the position has been filled

Opportunity Details:

The successful candidate will be rotated through a variety of support areas within the Application Specialist team, giving the student a broad background in a variety of business areas within the oil and gas domain.

Key Responsibilities may involve:

· Working with a Senior Application Specialist
· Assisting in developing integration, configuring, enhancing and gaining in depth knowledge of a variety of third party applications
· These systems include land, well, plant, lab, production accounting and field data capture


· Must be enrolled in a co-op/internship computer science program

· Second or Third year student preferred

· Strong analytical, problem solving, initiative, self-motivation, communication and interpersonal skills
· Ability to manage and prioritize a variety of tasks and meet deadlines
· Strong MS Windows desk top applications – MS Word and MS Excel
· Experience working in the petroleum industry would be considered an asset
· Experience working with business processes in an office setting would be considered an asset
· Experience working with and analyzing computer data would be considered an asset
· Database experience of MS Access, MS SQL and Oracle would be considered an asset
· Knowledge and experience in .Net framework and VBA macro programming would be considered an asset
· Please note that this position may require trips to Lloydminster for project work


Students moving to Calgary for their work term may be eligible to receive a lump sum payment to assist with relocation expenses.

Benefits of a Husky Co-op/Internship:

  • Opportunities to:
    • take part in impactful business projects
    • network with experienced professionals
    • engage in a strong student network
    • gain valuable exposure in the Oil and Gas industry
  • Relevant experience in your field of study
  • Competitive wages
  • Relocation assistance (Students moving to a new location may be eligible for a relocation allowance)


Please submit resume, cover letter, transcript, & confirmation of enrolment in a co-op/internship program (ex. transcript stating co-op enrolment, letter from co-op coordinator)

Applications without a recent transcript will not be considered.
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