E & I Maintenance Planner/ Scheduler

Date Posted: September 30, 2017
Job Location: Hinton
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Website: www.westfraser.com
Address: 760 Switzer Drive, Hinton, Alberta, Canada T7V 1V7

Job Description

Our Hinton Pulp Division is seeking individuals with strong
technical, leadership, planning, organization and interpersonal
skills to fill the following position:


The Electrical and Instrumentation Maintenance Planner/Scheduler
position is a mid-to-advanced level position in the Maintenance
Department which is responsible for planning and scheduling
maintenance work. It requires a high level of technical knowledge
and a basic understanding of the kraft pulping process. This
position reports to the Maintenance Planning and Scheduling

Key responsibilities include:

  • Managing the electrical and instrumentation maintenance
  • Creating detailed job plans
  • Managing maintenance costs
  • Implementing preventative maintenance programs
  • Implementing the Precision Maintenance Program
  • Estimating labour and material costs while planning work
  • Maintain equipment history files
  • Schedule planned work for E&I maintenance crews

The successful candidate must possess:

  • Valid Journeyman Electrician or Instrumentation
  • 5 to 7 years’ experience in either a pulpmill or heavy
    industrial setting is required
  • Strong leadership, planning, budgeting and problem solving
    skills are essential
  • Sound knowledge of computer software and applications is
  • Have good organizational and project management skills
  • Maintenance planning and scheduling training

Our employees drive our success. We believe in providing
opportunities for growth and advancement and are looking for
someone who wants to build their career in our company. In addition
to competitive wages and benefits, Hinton Pulp offers a stable,
rewarding career. Hinton Pulp also offers an attractive relocation
package.We are located in Hinton, Alberta, 20 minutes east of
Jasper National Park, and 2½ hours west of Edmonton.  
Hinton, set amidst the stunning scenery of the Alberta Rockies, is
a modern community of 10,000 offering terrific lifestyles for
individuals and families. Relocation assistance is available. Our
region is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, with exciting
activities from skiing, snowmobiling, camping, hiking, fishing,
hunting, and ATV’s. Hinton features a full-service acute care
hospital, major retail and restaurant chains, community parks and
pools, educational institutions for pre-school through
post-secondary. To learn more, visit the Town of Hinton Web site:

Interested applicants should apply online by sending their
resume, cover letter, and proof of qualifications in confidence. To
apply, click on our job ad at www.westfraser.com/jobs and
then click “apply now” in green at the top of the page.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone enquiries

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English