Share this Job
Apply now »

Engineering Manager - Pulp

Posting ID:     20234
Position Type:    Regular/Full-Time 
City:   Prince George, BC, Canada 
Location:   PG Pulp (BC19) 

Canfor’s strength comes from the diversity of our skilled and resilient workforce. As our company continues to grow and diversify, so do our career opportunities. Let us take this opportunity to tell you how you could be the best fit for Canfor.  

Manager, Engineering - Pulp 


The Opportunity:
A key leadership opportunity exists at our Canfor Pulp Operations to join our Leadership Team as an Engineering Manager.

The Role:
The Engineering Manager will provide engineering and technical expertise to ensure the viability of Canfor's pulp mills to achieve or exceed production, safety and quality standards through new project installations and major repairs. The Engineering Manager will also:

  • Work with mill department leaders and project engineers to provide design concepts, cost estimates, economic justifications, appropriation requests, impact studies and recommend suppliers and contractors for proposed projects
  • Liaise with Production to schedule or set priorities on maintenance or new installations
  • Liaise with Technical and Environmental Departments ensuring process and environmental standards/codes are incorporated into designs
  • Develop annual and long-range capital plans and projects and oversee the Capital Budget Program
  • Assist in the preparation of regular project progress reports
  • Ensure work performed by members of the department or Contractors is consistent with terms of the Collective Agreement and Corporate Policy
  • Support management of change to minimize equipment and process risk


The Candidate:

  • Equipped with a Degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical), you are a professional engineer registered or able to be registered with EGBC and have several years' broad-based experience.
  • Along with your awareness of new developments in pulp mill equipment and concepts and strong project management skills, you have a proven track record in leadership including safety, environmental, business improvement, reliability and performance management.
  • You will also possess excellent interpersonal and team building skills along with well-developed verbal, written, and oral presentation and communication skills.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving abilities with the flexibility to effectively respond to continually changing internal and external business conditions would also be considered assets.


The Incentive
Canfor offers a comprehensive, flexible benefits package that allows you to customize your benefits to meet your individual needs, and includes health and dental coverage as well as life, accident and disability insurance.  In addition to this, we offer pension and other benefits.

Grow with us
At Canfor, we understand that our strength comes from our skilled and dedicated employees and we work hard to support their ongoing professional development. We offer a number of training programs and development opportunities to support each of our employees in their pursuit of career advancement and growth. Whether you want to develop upon your skills or advance your career with Canfor, we offer a promote-from-within culture that will give you these opportunities.

Canfor Values

At Canfor, our values are at the core of everything we do. Safety comes first, and we are proud of our unwavering commitment to excellence, and customer satisfaction, which allows us to safely and efficiently deliver quality products to our customers around the globe.

  • Safety comes first.
  • We succeed when our customers succeed.
  • We are resilient and resourceful. We always find a way forward.
  • We are a good neighbour in our communities and a responsible steward of the environment.
  • We demonstrate integrity by doing what we say we are going to do.




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


We are not your run of the mill forest products company, join us and find out why. #canfortalent

Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook for Canfor news, career opportunities, and upcoming events!

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 http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/prince-george

Job Segment: Engineer, Social Media, Electrical, Manager, Engineering Manager, Engineering, Marketing, Management

Apply now »