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Certified Millwright

Reference ID: 1296
Construction, Mining and Trades
Maintenance and Technicians
Full Time
Vanderhoof, BC     

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Canfor is one of the world’s largest and most respected integrated forest products companies. For more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valued customers worldwide. With operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States, and sales offices around the world, you can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into green energy.

As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us.

Responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation & modification of all sawmill related equipment to safely maximize, uptime, quality and productivity.

Compensation and benefits based on the Local Collective Agreement are offered, together with a safe, high quality work environment.
Required Skills
  • Certified Journeyman
  • Superior troubleshooting skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Solid background in heavy industry and construction
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process is an asset as well as experience with welding procedures and equipment reliability

The hourly wage for this position is based on the collective agreement and offers a competitive benefits package with medical, dental, pension, RRSP plans, paid vacation and more.

Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

There has never been a better time to join the Canfor team and become part of the modern forest industry. We have a wide range of rewarding careers in some of the best communities in North America, with plenty of room for advancement. Our mills are modern, high-tech and safe; and our marketing and sales activities are world-class. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.

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Vanderhoof, BC

Take a scenic drive or flightseeing tour of the area which provides easy access to hiking, fishing, kayaking, canoeing, bird watching, and wilderness viewing. This is a perfect fit for those who love the outdoors! There is great opportunity to see the area’s wildlife, which includes moose, deer, cougar, bear, and elk.

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Posted: October 24, 2016
Closes:December 9, 2016
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Canfor is a story of people; about how two entrepreneurs created an enterprise that grew from a modest beginning to become one of Canada's major forest products companies. Canfor is the leading Can...