Journeyperson Millwright - Planerman

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Date de publication : 17 mars 2018
Lieu d’emploi : Edson
Type d’emploi : Temps plein
Début : Immédiatement
Entreprise : West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Site Web : www.westfraser.com
Adresse : 53115 Highway 47 PO Box 6810, Edson, Alberta, Canada T7E 1V2

Description des fonctions

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. Are you
interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging
work environment and a rewarding career path? Our Edson Sawmill
located in Edson, Alberta has an opportunity for a:

JOURNEYPERSON MILLWRIGHT- PLANERMAN

The candidate will be a key player in a company-wide continuous
improvement effort through daily use of troubleshooting and
preventative maintenance strategies. 

Duties include:

  • Work in a safe manner using proper PPE
  • Maintenance of pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical
    systems, rollers & chains, bearings and hydraulics involved in
    the manufacturing process.
  • Undertake preventative maintenance program for equipment
  • Read blueprints, diagrams, and schematic drawings to repair
    equipment.
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and
    parts during the assembly, installation, set-up and repair of
    equipment and machinery
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment and repair as
    required.
  • Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders
  • Use knowledge and skills to recognize opportunities for
    improvements and savings
  • Verify and document repairs made

Our ideal candidate possesses:

  • A valid Inter-Provincial or Provincial Journeyperson Millwright
    certification
  • Ability to read blue prints, plans and schematics
  • Mechanical  aptitude; excellent problem solving
    skills
  • Commitment to working safely and creating a safe work
    place
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Organizational and planning skills
  • Flexible schedule in order to work day, evening, weekend and
    graveyard shifts

Considered a strong asset:

  • Previous experience working in a planer mill
  • A Red Seal Certificate
  • Knowledge of hydraulics

West Fraser is currently looking for individuals who are
interested in a full time long-term career. We offer an excellent
compensation package including: a competitive salary, excellent
benefits, and an outstanding pension plan. Our employees can expect
a challenging, stable, safe work environment with career
development opportunities.

Edson is located 2 hours west of Edmonton and 2 hours east of
Jasper National Park. Edson is a growing community of approximately
9,000 permanent residents and has a full range of recreational and
cultural facilities. People from Edson enjoy outdoor hockey,
camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, downhill and cross country
skiing, curling, kayaking, golfing and various outdoor and indoor
activities. With a friendly “small town” atmosphere and some great
recreational and cultural facilities, once you get a taste of
living in Edson you’ll be hooked.

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply 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.

  • Expérience minimum : 0 à 1 an
  • Niveau d'éducation minimum : 12e année ou l’équivalent
  • Langue : Anglais