Working at Nanticoke


We seek out the best and brightest candidates to ensure the continued success of our Nanticoke refinery.

Nanticoke is a community located on the western border of Haldimand County, Ontario, southeast of Simcoe in neighbouring Norfolk County. Historically, Nanticoke has served as a busy farming and fishing community inhabited since the late 1700s. Nanticoke is now highly industrialized, and supplies up to 4000MW of electric energy to southern Ontario through the Nanticoke Generating Station.

Positions at our facility are as interesting as they are diverse. We employ engineers, lab technologists, safety planners, tradespeople, administrative staff, as well as many more professions. Educational requirements vary for each position, and will be outlined in each specific job posting. A grade twelve education or General Equivalency Diploma is a minimum requirement for all positions.

We offer a number of skill development and networking programs to help our employees maximize their potential and enhance their job satisfaction, including a wage employee new hire forum, wage employee mentoring program, as well as extensive training for progression and career advancement.

If you are a university student, recent graduate, or experienced professional, please visit for information on potential opportunities and to apply.

If you are in operations, trades, a technician, or technical school graduate, opportunities may be posted on the Imperial Oil website, other online job boards, and also at educational institutions such as Mohawk, Lambton and Cambrian College. We may also post in local and occasionally national newspapers. You can send resumes to: Imperial Oil Nanticoke Refinery Human Resources P.O. Box 500, Nanticoke, Ontario N0A 1L0. Resumes may also be faxed to 1-519-587-7210.

The preferred method is for an interested party to apply to a posted position to ensure his/her application is directed to the desired/appropriate position. If you are applying for a specific position, please reference the competition number.

For more information about working for Imperial Oil, visit our careers page at

Imperial Oil Limited is committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. In certain situations, Imperial Oil may use your application to consider your suitability for other positions in the company and may also provide the information to its affiliates, including affiliates of Exxon Mobil Corporation, in connection with possible opportunities at those affiliates.

Applicants must be permanently eligible to work in Canada. Proof of eligibility may come in the form of a certified copy of a birth certificate, citizenship certificate or certificate of permanent residence. For applicants selected to be interviewed, pre-employment background screening will be required. We thank all those who apply; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.