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Certified Millwright

Posting ID:      19130
Position Type:    Regular/Full-Time    
City:    Various Locations, BC, Canada 
Location:   Prince George Sawmill (BC11) 


As the Covid-19 Pandemic has created an unprecedented business climate, we have temporarily suspended any hiring across our business. We expect that in the coming weeks, as the situation begins to normalize, we will be ramping up our hiring. This posting is for a position that we will very likely have in the future. While we’re waiting for normal hiring activities to resume, we will be reviewing applications, conducting assessments and telephone interviews over the coming weeks so that when hiring begins again, we will be ready to proceed. If you’re interested in this role, we encourage you to apply today!


You are a Certified Millwright who knows the ins and outs of keeping a mill’s machinery up and running. You have a natural ability to diagnose and resolve complex mechanical issues and you're looking to expand your knowledge with an amazing company where safety and sustainability are the most important priorities. If this speaks to you, we have Millwright opportunities at our:

  • Chetwynd Sawmill
  • Fort St John Sawmill
  • Radium Sawmill
  • Prince George Area Sawmills
  • Plateau Sawmill
  • Houston Sawmill
  • Prince George, Northwood and Intercon Pulp mills

 This is your opportunity to use your Red Seal technical chops, communication and troubleshooting skills to keep our modern sawmill running at peak performance.  You will be working alongside the best and brightest in the business with an innovative leader in the forest products industry.


At a minimum, you bring your Red Seal certification and for bonus points, you've got a couple years of experience in an industrial or wood products manufacturing environment, so you can recognize why we’re consistently rated amongst BC’s best employers. You’re a Millwright who is a critical thinkerproblem solver and quick learner who brings a “can-do” attitude to everything you do. Come make a difference and build your career with Canfor!


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


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