Power & Recovery Shift Supervisor - 2nd Class Power Engineer

Date Posted: December 09, 2017
Job Location: Quesnel
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Website: www.westfraser.com
Address: PO 7500, 50 North Star Road, Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada V2J 3J6

Job Description

Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North
American forest products company. Recognized for the fifth
time as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and one of Canada’s Best
Employers for Recent Graduates, we continue to grow. West Fraser
offers both a challenging work environment and a rewarding career
path. Cariboo Pulp is a West Fraser and Daishowa-Marubeni
International (DMI) joint venture located in Quesnel, BC. We have
an opening for the role of:


Specific responsibilities include:

  • Providing leadership, direction and supervision to a shift
  • Maintaining a safe work environment
  • Ensuring consistent operation of the pulp mill
  • Work towards achieving operating targets
  • Facilitating the reliable supply of services to the mill
  • Supervising operation of a wide variety of equipment including:
    • Power/package boilers
    • Turbo-generators
    • Chemical recovery boiler

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Proven leadership skills and experience
  • A 2nd class power engineering certificate
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical
  • Desire to progress, learn, grow and succeed
  • Physical ability to work 12-hour shifts

Cariboo Pulp & Paper is a forerunning producer of NBSK pulp
as well as clean “green” energy. Forward thinking ownership,
capital investment and movement towards bio-product opportunities
has contributed to Cariboo’s longevity and very bright future.
Cariboo offers competitive salaries, top-end pension plan, flexible
benefits, opportunity for development and advancement, as well as
the opportunity to make a positive difference in a renewable

Cariboo offers a comprehensive relocation package to assist your
move to Quesnel. Located in central BC, Quesnel has a population of
approximately 25,000 and features all major conveniences, including
its own airport.  Quesnel offers affordable housing, modern
recreational and educational facilities, regular community events,
as well as unlimited recreational activities for the outdoor
enthusiast. It doesn’t take long to feel part of Quesnel’s
welcoming community.

If this position sounds like the career for you, submit your
cover letter at www.westfraser.com/jobs
click “apply now” in green at the top of the page.

For more information on West Fraser and our current
opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only
those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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