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Mechanical Engineer

Posting ID:     25436
Position Type:   Regular  
City:   Prince George, BC, Canada 
Location:   Intercontinental Pulp  


You are a forward thinker who applies your technical insight and analytical abilities to develop novel solutions. You effectively manage stress while remaining alert and calm and guide others to willingly cooperate and engage. You work well with “teams and machines” and excel in effective and positive communications both written and orally.


As the Mechanical Engineer, you will be responsible for providing technical support to the maintenance and production departments during daily operations, area shutdowns, and turnarounds. You’ll be part of an experienced team, analyzing and implementing opportunities for improving safety, productivity, product quality, and profitability. You will manage all facets of new construction including major maintenance and capital projects while evaluating equipment problems and failures to determine the "root cause". This role has many moving parts, both literally and figuratively. You are comfortable with conflict and will use these skills to navigate while you work with power and recovery, power engineering, and multiple stakeholders.


This role promotes a healthy work/life balance, and you will enjoy the benefits of a 4-day work week.


Ideally, you are already equipped with a Mechanical Engineering degree, are either a member of, or eligible to register with EGBC and have or are working towards your P.Eng. Your experience working on power boilers and turbines will really “fine-tune” your resume. Pulp experience is helpful, but not required.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Analysis and implementation of opportunities for improving safety, productivity, quality and profitability.
  • The incumbent will evaluate equipment problems and failures to determine "root cause" with the goal of eliminating future failures by implementing long term corrective measures. These measures include equipment modifications and repairs, preventative maintenance measures, training and standards reviews.
  • Provide expertise and suport for capital porjects 
  • Overall ownership of the reliability of fixed assets for availability to operations, compliance to regulatory requirements and risk reduction for safe operation
  • Regulatory Compliance & Integrity Program Management - responsible for developing and maintaining the integrity program for fixed assets to meet or exceed standards. 
  • RBI & Asset Data Review/Analysis - analyse the history and design of assets, a valuable predictor for future performance. Develop plans that meets regulatory, safety, and operational needs. 
  • Use RBI/RCM systems to reduce risk, ensure quality and accuracy, and support asset maintenance to meet regulatory standards 


If you are a motivated, flexible, and resourceful leader who has a creative yet pragmatic approach to problem-solving, hit that “apply” button today!



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Known as BC’s Northern Capital, Prince George 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. 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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