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Maintenance Electrician - Sawmill

Reference ID: 4278

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Fort St. James, BC
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Full Time
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Construction, Mining and Trades
Manufacturing and Production
Maintenance and Technicians

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Industry: Sawmill

Salary: $40.67/hour

Location: Central/Northern BC


This job is perfect for a Maintenance Electrician who is seeking stability and lifestyle. If you have 5 years of Sawmill experience apply below or call Katie at 6046898687 ext. 222 for more details.


Successful applicants must be interested in relocating for this opportunity - Relocating for the ideal position can be a great chance to discover a new place and to take advantage of everything it has to offer. This town offers a lower cost of living and endless outdoor activities to chose from. Excellent relocation assistance available!



Why not become part of one of the big names in forestry in BC? This is a collaboratively run Sawmill where management adopt an open door policy ensuring employee wellbeing. If you are looking for a work-life balance, then this is the job for you! This company promote from within so if you’re on track for that chance to step into a Supervisory position in 1-2 years’ time then this could be the right step for you!



As part of the maintenance team you will be required to work closing with production and operations to assess electrical needs and determine requirements for repairs and changes.

  • Inspect, maintain and install all electrical devices and components essential to the plant operating system  

  • Interpret blueprints and schematics and code specifications for layout and designs

  • Participate in on-going maintenance programmes designed to ensure plant optimization and production levels are met

  • Maintain and create a safe work environment  



  • Must be a Red Seal Certified Electrician

  • Must have 5 years of experience in a Sawmill

  • Allen Bradley PLC experience – troubleshooting and basic programming

  • Working knowledge of PLC Networks ie. Ethernet, Devicenet, Controlnet

  • Windows Computer Programme experience

  • LEAN training



  • Salary - $40.42/hour + .25c company add on + shift premiums

  • Vacation: 2-3 weeks (per collective agreement)

  • Medical, Dental, RRSP, Pension

  • Premiums 100% covered by company

  • Group RRSP: Employee pays 5% and company pays 7%

  • 50% reimbursement for safety boots


Please reply with a Microsoft Word version of your resume to: [email protected], or visit to apply online.  If you would like to speak with us directly regarding this role, please contact Katie O'Brien at 6046898687 ext. #222 for more information.  

Privacy and confidentiality are important to us; as such all applications are kept strictly confidential. We will not share your information with anyone without your prior approval.  While we will only be considering qualified applicants for this particular role, if you are interested in pursuing an alternate career path, we would certainly be happy to speak with you about opportunities that fit your profile

Posted: October 14, 2017
Closes:December 13, 2017
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11-50 employees
Staffing, Recruiting, HR Outsourcing

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Impact Recruitment is Western Canada's top specialized Recruitment Firm. With the ability to service every position within an organization, Impact is the ideal partner for your growing company...