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Certified Electrician (Temporary) - Pulpmill Maintenance Outage - April 16 - 21

Posting ID:     14322
Position Type:    Temporary  
City:   Prince George, BC, Canada 
Location:   Prince George Pulp and Specialty Paper 

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.

We are currently looking for Temporary Certified Electrician to assist in our annual mill maintenance shutdown at our Intercontinental Pulpmill for the duration of April 16 - 21 2018.

As part of the Electrical and Instrumentation team you will apply your knowledge of PLCs at our highly technical and innovative mill facilities.

Travel Allowance will be provided. Compensation and benefits based on the Local Collective Agreement are offered, together with a safe, high quality work environment.

Required Skills:

  • Red seal or Interprovincial TQ
  • A strong background in PLCs
  • Strong analytical 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 pulp and paper industry would be an asset

To be considered for this position please apply today and attach all certification documents to your application. Your application will not be considered if it does not include a copy of your Red Seal Certification.

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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Prince George, BC

Known as BC’s Northern Capital, Prince George is city that offers big city comfort and convenience, but small town serenity and sensibilities. As the largest city in northern BC, Prince George is a hub of industry, offering numerous employment opportunities and is home to the University of Northern British Columbia. This region’s temperate climate creates a lush environment of emerald-green forests and ample opportunities for outdoor activity. For more information, visit

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