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Certified Millwright
Posting ID:     7288
Position Type:   Full Time Hourly 
City:   Houston, BC, Canada
Location:   Houston 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:
This position plays a critical role in supporting the efficient operation of our facility. Our Millwrights are responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation & modification of all sawmill related equipment to safely maximize uptime, quality and productivity. Compensation and benefits for Certified Millwrights are 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

 

When applying for this role, please attach a photo or scanned copy of your Red Seal or Interprovincial TQ. Thank you.

 

 


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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Houston, BC

Houston residents enjoy a relaxed pace of life and omnipresent access to the area’s truly great outdoors. The surrounding area is renowned for its many ultra-clean lakes and rivers, which offer world-class fishing and watersports. Houston in known as “The Steelhead Capital of Canada’ and its thriving eco-tourism industry complements the area’s economic mainstays of forestry and mining. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/houston-bc
 

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