Technical Security Advisor

  • Depending on experience
  • Canada Alberta Calgary
  • Contract
  • IT
NES Fircroft is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the oil & gas Industry.

Job Title: Technical Security Advisor
Location:  Calgary, AB
Length: 24 Month contract
Rotation: Mon-Fri

Provide IT plus technical support by fielding user feedback and by providing responses to questions on how the program works, suggested workarounds, and future considerations for program improvements.
Provide technical support of other non-IT plus tools by providing insight on how the existing tools works, and suggested modifications to improve user efficiencies.

  • Developing modularization requirements for inclusion into IT plus
  • Developing estimating methods and identifying shortfall of current published methods i.e. CEPs.
  • Developing technical specifications by translating estimating methods and performance requirements into information required by the company IT group to proceed with inserting new or modifying existing IT plus codes
  • Providing historical information on heritage estimating tools and methods to transition knowledge to current workforce for incorporating into IT plus and other tools/methods
  • Providing basis for rigorous testing of coding developed by the company IT group and running each test to ensure compliance with expected results
  • Instructor for Cost Engineering 1 and 2 and co-developer of course materials
  • Provide technical advice to interns during Ad-hoc consultation on ongoing Projects activities

  • Current Driving License
  • Technical Security Systems Background
  • Technical Qualifications / Certificates - Specific to areas within technical security, CPP or PSP Certifications preferred. Computer network certifications desired
  • Three years of practical (hands-on) GENETEC experience
  • Experience in the design of technical security systems. Access Control, CCTV, Fiber Perimeter and Intrusion Detection System, Intercom Systems etc.
  • Technical security gap identification skills. Ability to identify gaps in security that provide an intruder easier access to an asset and ability to identify security hardware deficiency that needs repair
  • Demonstrated ability in all aspects of report preparation, including concept, design and production
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work well in a team environment
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to respond to task related pressure - in particular to compressed time lines.
  • Demonstrated competency with MS Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel, One Note, Visio and SharePoint
  • Demonstrated commitment to SSHE principles
  • Oil & Gas industry experience is preferred / desirable
  • Ability to read blueprints, drawings, and as-builds
  • Language - English required

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With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.

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