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Janelle played for both the University of Alberta and Syracuse University hockey teams. Photo credit: Syracuse University Athletics

Students & New Grads

Apply for Syncrude co-op positions

Co-op/Discipline Work Terms

Apply for a Syncrude co-op position on our website. Information will also be available at your campus co-op office. Work terms have different start dates—January, May or September.  Many of the work terms are four months but we also have co-op students working for us for eight months and occasionally, for 12 months.

  • Jobs posted in January/February are applicable to May Co-op students.
  • Jobs posted in May/June are applicable to September students.
  • Jobs posted in September/October are applicable to January Co-op students.

Summer/Discipline Student Positions

All of our summer positions are posted on our website and at your campus Student Employment centre in January/February for employment in May through to September.

If your university doesn’t list our job postings, click here and go to "Create/Access my Profile" at the bottom right to create a profile and submit your resume and transcripts.

Syncrude has a great reputation for bringing students from all over Canada to Fort McMurray for enriching work terms. In fact, every four months, a new group of students arrives to get a head start on their careers, get involved in the community and develop relationships that will last a life time.