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Certified Machinist

Posting ID:     26097
Position Type:   Regular  
City:   Prince George, BC, Canada 
Location:   Northwood Pulp  


You’re a Certified Machinist who has built a reputation on getting the job done right, the first time. You’ve established yourself, but have been thinking, what’s next in my career? Well, good news! We have are looking for a Certified Machinist to join our Machine Shop at our world class Northwood Pulp Mill


If something is broken, you can fix it. If there is a problem, you can solve it.  We need your strong mechanical skills and your ability to troubleshoot anything that comes your way. As the best machinist around, you’ll want to dust off the ol’ resume and come work for an amazing company where safety and sustainability are the most important priorities.


Of course, you have your Red Seal, and have experience running lathes and milling machines. You will soon recognize why Canfor is consistently rated amongst BC’s best employers.  At Canfor, we’re innovators in the forest products industry and if you are too, it’s time you get a chance to grow your career working alongside some of the best and brightest in the business. Don’t delay, apply today!


Don't check off every single bullet point? Studies show that people are reluctant to apply for positions they aren't 100% qualified for. At Canfor, our focus is finding the right fit for our organization, not a criteria checklist. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds may not perfectly align.


At Canfor, diversity means understanding, recognizing, and valuing the differences that make each person unique. We see inclusion and diversity as essential to our productivity, creativity, innovation, and competitive advantage. Therefore, we strive for a fair and equitable recruitment process where hiring decisions are based on each applicant's qualifications and experience.


We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. The specific type of employment screening conducted varies depending on the role and location. These screenings may involve behavioral assessments, references, physical testing, and criminal record checks.


Why Canfor?
Canfor is a global leader in the manufacturing of low-carbon forest products, including lumber, pulp, paper, wood pellets and green energy. We embrace innovation in our industry and provide high-quality products to global markets. With our dedicated employees, we demonstrate leading environmental practices and are committed to the communities that host our operations.  


As we continue to diversify our business, we have exciting work and development opportunities to help you build a rewarding career.  


Our people-focused approach prioritizes our employees’ safety, well-being and growth because they are critical to the success of our company. We provide learning opportunities that support you in developing skills and competencies at each stage of your career at Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and industry leading benefits to best support our employees and their families.  Join us today and together, we can build a sustainable future.  


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Prince George, BC

Prince George, BC’s Northern Capital, offers big-city comfort and convenience with 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. In addition, this region’s temperate climate creates a lush environment of emerald-green forests and ample opportunities for outdoor activity. For more information, visit or


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