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Certified Millwright

Posting ID:     18146
Position Type:   Full Time Hourly  
City:   Chetwynd, BC
Location:   Chetwynd Sawmill

Who We Are:
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.

The Opportunity:

Responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation & modification of all sawmill related equipment to safety, maximize, uptime quality and productivity. Compensation and benefits based on the Local Collective  Agreement are offered, together with a safe, high quality work enviroment.


Relocation assistance may be available for eligible candidates interested in this position.

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 enviroment
  • Solid background in heavy inudstry and contruction
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process is an asset as well as experince with welding procedures and equipment reliabilty


In order to be eligible for this position, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada for our Company.

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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Chetwynd, BC
Chetwynd’s rich natural environment makes it a magnet for anyone scouting for a great outdoor experience. Carved out of the lush natural environment of the surrounding Peace River Country, it is also an appealing community for any young family and offers moderately priced homes, an excellent health care system and great schools. For more information, visit

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