Affordable living and a competitive wage await you! If you are a certified Millwright looking for your next professional challenge we may have the position for you! We're a large, diversified and integrated forest products company which stands as the global leader in sustainable forest management practices.
As the successful candidate you will be responsible for completing preventative maintenance tasks for sawmill and/or planermill equipment. A good understanding of hydraulics and a basic understanding of PLCs are required. You will have well developed organizational and communication skills, considerable initiative and safe work practices.
Journeyman Millwright status and several years of trade experience is required. Sawmill experience including machine line-ups would be a definite asset.
Location – Grande Prairie, AB
Grande Prairie is a city in the northwestern part of the province of Alberta in Western Canada. It is located on the southern edge of the Peace River Country (part of the Peace Region or simply "The Peace", as is often locally known, which encompasses much of northwestern Alberta and northeastern British Columbia). Grande Prairie is one of Canada’s fastest growing cities and has a population of 55,032. The city has a number of parks, golf courses and excellent bike trails. The foothills south of Grande Prairie and around Grande Cache are popular year-round for hiking in the summer and for snowmobiling and other winter sports in the winter. Cultural venues include a concert hall, museum, bookstore, and a professional musical theatre company.
Canfor offers an attractive wage and benefit package, including relocation assistance, in accordance with the CEP Collective Agreement.
If you have the above qualities and are looking for a job where you can be home every night with your family, please send your resume, by February 8, 2013, to:
Canadian Forest Products Ltd.
Postal Bag 100,
Grande Prairie, AB T8V 3A3
Fax: (780) 538-7796
Email: throught Indeed website
While we appreciate all applications, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.