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Electrician

Posting ID:     19087 
Position Type:   Regular/Full-Time   
City:   Jackson, AL, United States
Location:   Jackson Plant (AL03) 


Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.
 

**DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID-19 PANDEMIC, WE WILL NOT BE ACTIVELY HIRING FOR ANY POSITIONS FOR SEVERAL WEEKS. PLEASE FEEL FREE TO APPLY TO THIS POSTING, HOWEVER, IT MAY BE SEVERAL WEEKS BEFORE WE MOVE FORWARD WITH YOUR APPLICATION.**

 

The Opportunity:

Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all sawmill-related equipment, you will apply your skills to maximize uptime, quality and production.

 

Competitive compensation and benefits are offered, together with a safe, high quality work environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Troubleshoot, repair, and install electrical equipment to help meet production goals
  • Troubleshoot and maintain three (3) phase electrical systems
  • Diagnose cause of electrical malfunction or failure of operational equipment
  • Perform preventive and corrective maintenance
  • Effectively resolve production problems in a timely manner
  • Troubleshoot low voltage systems
  • Troubleshoot and repair motor control devices, switch panels, transformers, and other electrical equipment and components

 

Required Skills:

  • 2-5 years of industrial electrical experience
  • Electrical/Electronic/Automation technician diploma/degree/certificate considered an asset
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Solid background in heavy industry
  • A working knowledge in PLC applications and software is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process is an asset


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

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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Jackson, AL
Jackson is the largest city in Clarke County and the “best small town in Alabama”. Founded in 1816, the town was named after the war hero and general turned seventh president of the United States, Andrew Jackson. This city is located along the western border of Clarke County and on a rise that overlooks the east bank of the Tombigbee River. The low cost of living, higher than average graduation rates, numerous social programs make Jackson an extremely attractive community to be a part of. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/jackson-al
 


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