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2015 President’s Operational Excellence Awards

On any list of Things That Really Matter to Suncor, you’re certain to find 'operational excellence.' And just as certainly, you’ll find 'the people who are making it happen.'

The President’s Operational Excellence Awards (POEA) is Suncor’s annual celebration of the people pursuing operational excellence and, in the process, elevating Suncor to new levels of success.

People like you.

If you’re helping us advance operational excellence through standard, repeatable processes and tools…if you’re constantly seeking ways for Suncor to improve…if you’re living the operational discipline behaviours, then you could be a prime candidate for this special awards program.

Nominate yourself and your colleagues for a POEA…and get the recognition you deserve for being a partner in Suncor’s operational excellence journey.

The Planning Sheet for 2015 POEA nominations is now available.

Take the first step in the nomination process today!

Completing this sheet will help you prepare for the nomination period, which will run from June 1 to 30, 2015.

Nominations are accepted for the four awards categories which reflect the performance outcomes of operational excellence:

  • Personal and process safety
  • Environment and sustainability 
  • People 
  • Reliability

Nominations that meet the criteria of their category are also considered for the President’s Award. Finalists for this award demonstrate exemplary operational excellence performance outcomes which resulted in significant and immediate benefit to Suncor.

All nominated initiatives must have taken place or demonstrated measurable results between Jan. 1, 2014 and June 2, 2015.

New this year, take advantage of the annotated best practice nomination for the Core – Suncor’s single intranet, a 2014 POEA recipient in the People Category and finalist for the President’s Award. The nomination highlights key areas that scored well against the judging criteria.

Nominate yourself, your team or a deserving colleague for the 2015 President’s Operational Excellence Awards!

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