Casual Pulp Technician

Date Posted: December 14, 2017
Job Location: Slave Lake
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Address: P.O. Box 1790, Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada T0G 2A0

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest
products company. We are listed on the TSX and recognized for the
fourth time, as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and one of
Canada’s Best Employers for Recent Graduates in 2017. Are you
interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging
work environment and a rewarding career path?  Our Slave Lake
Pulp division in Slave Lake, Alberta, has an opening for a:



Working with the Technical team, responsibilities include but
are not limited to:

  • Commitment to the Slave Lake Pulp Health & Safety
  • Collecting, testing and recording of finished pulp
  • Ensuring product quality, identifying and reporting
    non-conforming product


  • Grade 12 Diploma and valid driver’s license
  • Demonstrated team skills & basic computer knowledge
  • Self-starter with initiative to learn and grow effective
    organization and communication skills
  • Post-secondary education in a sciences field and/or lab related
    experience in an industrial setting would be considered an


  • The shifts will vary in number of
    days and will consist of day or night shift and are 12 hours per
  • This is an ongoing position
    designed for vacation coverage
  • Must be able to work all shifts,
    including nights and weekends

West Fraser believes strongly in promoting from within and we
are looking for individuals who are interested in a long-term
career and future growth opportunities within the

Slave Lake Pulp is a 240,000 tpy BCTMP mill located
approximately 2.5 hours north of Edmonton, Alberta.  Slave
Lake Pulp is committed to continuous improvement through
operational, mechanical, electrical, and instrumentation
reliability. We have a collaborative, team culture.

Slave Lake boasts the second largest lake in Alberta and offers
great ice fishing in the winter and swimming in the summer. The
town of approximately 7,000 residents has all the amenities of a
larger center yet maintains the outdoor lifestyle of a small
community.  For more on Slave Lake, please visit:

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For more information on West Fraser and our current
opportunities, visit our website at:

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

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