Loader Operator/Plant Utility

Mill Operations

Date Posted: August 20, 2019

Job Location: Chetwynd

Job Number: 18382

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: Canfor


Address: #4700, 50th Street, PO Box 180, Chetwynd, British Columbia, Canada V0C 1J0

Job Description

Who We Are:

At Canfor, we know wood-based products can build a better world, whether it’s a component in your smartphone or skyscrapers built from wood. We founded our entire company on that idea. Because, we know that wood-based products are sustainable and the opportunities to innovative have only just begun.

We know when managed responsibly, the forest is everlasting and Canfor is committed to using virtually 100% of every tree for lumber, pulp, paper, and renewable energy—so nothing goes to waste.

You can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We’re especially excited by the innovative ways some of our customers are using our products. We know that the work we all do at Canfor today will shape what the world looks like tomorrow. Whether that means building a house or a skyscraper, using paper instead of plastic or learning something new from a colleague down the hall or around the globe. We know not everyone thinks about their impact on the world but at Canfor, we do.

The Opportunity:

Canfor Energy North Limited is currently seeking experienced Heavy Equipment Operators to join our team as a Loader Operator/Plant Utility, ensuring the overall flow of our fiber yard runs safely and smoothly. We are looking for candidates who are interested in a growth opportunity.

Expect competitive compensation and benefits, together with a safe, high-quality work environment and a great team of friendly, family-oriented and committed individuals. Shift work will be required at this 7 day a week operation.

The Candidate:

– The ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
– Available to work day, afternoon & graveyard shifts in labor and production roles
– Completion of grade 12, a GED or a minimum of 5 years related work experience
– Good interpersonal skills and communication, enthusiastic, positive attitude
– Ability to analyze and troubleshoot
– Experience operating heavy equipment and basic mechanical knowledge
– Knowledge of pellet manufacturing processes would be an asset

The Incentive:

Canfor offers a comprehensive, flexible benefits package that allows you to customize your benefits to meet your individual needs, and includes health and dental coverage as well as life, accident and disability insurance. In addition to this, we offer pension and other benefits.

Grow with us:

At Canfor, we understand that our strength comes from our skilled and dedicated employees and we work hard to support their ongoing professional development. We offer a number of training programs and development opportunities to support each of our employees in their pursuit of career advancement and growth. Whether you want to develop upon your skills or advance your career with Canfor, we offer a promote-from-within culture that will give you these opportunities.

Job Conditions

  • Overtime may be required.
  • Shift work may be required.
  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English

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