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Administrative Assistant - Turnaround

Reference ID: 110438

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  • Put your administrative experience to the test in an exciting new role!
  • Use your skills in a dynamic role within a collaborative team environment!
  • Receive competitive compensation with a global leader!


Methanex is the world's largest supplier of methanol to major international markets in North America, Asia-Pacific, Europe and Latin America. Methanol can be found in products from windshield washer fluid to recyclable plastic bottles, plywood floors to paint, silicone sealants to synthetic fibers. The energy sector is one of the most rapidly growing markets for the use of Methanol and greatly relies on the expertise and commitment of Methanex as their trusted supplier.

Methanex is currently seeking an Administrative Assistant - Turnaround to join the team in Medicine Hat for a temporary term with an anticipated start date of May 2019 through to September 2020.

In this role, you will provide administrative support to the Turnaround Team by managing numerous, competing priorities with superior business acumen and advanced communication, computer, planning, and organizational skills in support of the 2020 Methanex Medicine Hat facility turnaround.

To qualify for this role, it is preferred you have a post-secondary diploma in Office Administration or a similar discipline and a minimum of 3 years of previous experience in an administrative role.

You will also possess:

  • Superior proficiency with the Microsoft Office Suite of programs (specifically Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) and web-based applications.
  • Experience with Computerized Management Maintenance Systems (CMMS).

Exceptional written and verbal communication and listening skills are critical to this position, including the ability to edit and proofread documents.


Building on our core values of integrity, trust, respect and professionalism, our corporate culture encourages communication and teamwork and rewards employees for creativity and innovation. We are also very active in supporting educational and training/development initiatives. We sponsor scholarships and co-op programs at local colleges and universities as well as hands-on training programs at our manufacturing facilities.

In exchange for your hard work and dedication, you can expect to receive an industry competitive salary along with benefits. 

Join this thriving and team focused market leader today and expand your experience with a new challenge - Apply Now! 

Posted: April 8, 2019
Closes: June 7, 2019