Sturgeon Refinery


Important Notice: Due to COVID-19, only Critical staff are currently coming to the Refinery site to work. Site Orientations will still be conducted on an as-needed basis for up to six people at a time. 

If you become employed at the NWR Sturgeon Refinery site, your employer will confirm with you when you can attend an orientation session through our Site Access Mobilization process.  Once your employer has satisfied access requirements on your behalf, you will be booked into an orientation session.  Your employer will notify you of the specific date. Generally:


9:00 am to 9:30 am: Security Check-in
9:30 am to 11:30 am: NWR Orientation


Orientation is at the main Security building on site. Go to How to Get Here for driving directions.

What to Bring

Government-issued picture ID. Your employer will also need to see your trade ticket if applicable.

After your NWR Orientation, your employer will meet you at the Orientation Main Security building. Most employers will conduct their own company orientations immediately after NWR Orientation. Please confirm with your employer where you will be going after NWR Orientation.

For more information for on-site requirements, please visit What You Need to Know.

Welcome to the NWR Sturgeon Refinery!