Jobs

Certified Welder

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: November 20, 2019

Job Location: Chetwynd

Job Number: 18135

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: Canfor

Website: www.canfor.com/careers

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 is currently seeking experienced Certified Welders to join our team.

The Role:
In this role, you will be responsible for the welding, fabrication, repair, installation and modification of all mill-related equipment to safely maximize uptime, quality and production.

The Candidate:
– Certified Journeyman
– Strong interpersonal and communication skills
– Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
– Ability to work independently and in a team environment
– Solid background in heavy industry and in pressure and/or structural welding
– Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process is an asset as well as previous experience in a similar production plant

When applying for this role, please attach a photo or scanned copy of your Red Seal or Interprovincial TQ.

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: 2 to 5 years
  • Minimum educational level: Certificate/Diploma from a Technical School
  • Certifications:
    • Journeyman
    • Red Seal
  • Language: English

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