Address: 3598 W Fraser 89
P.O. Box 330, Chetwynd, British Columbia, Canada V0C 1J0
Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North
American forest products company. Recognized for the eighth 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 Chetwynd Forest
Industries Division is currently seeking a highly motivated:
The Millwright will be a key player in a company-wide continuous
improvement effort through daily use of troubleshooting and
preventative maintenance strategies.
Maintenance of pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical
systems, rollers & chains, bearings and hydraulics involved in
the manufacturing process.
Undertake preventative maintenance program for equipment.
Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and
parts during the assembly, installation, set-up and repair of
equipment and machinery.
Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders.
Use knowledge and skills to recognize opportunities for
improvements and savings.
Verify and document repairs made.
Work in a safe manner using proper PPE.
Our ideal Millwright candidate possesses:
A Red Seal Certificate
A valid Inter-Provincial or Provincial Journeyperson Millwright
Has experience with the various automated operations and
systems in modern interior saw and planer mills.
Is a highly motivated journeyman who has demonstrated an
ability to apply trade skills and knowledge safely and
Mechanical aptitude; excellent problem solving skills
Ability to work closely with other trades and employees
Commitment to working safely and creating a safe work
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Flexible schedule to work days, nights and/or weekend
Considered a strong asset:
Previous experience working in a sawmill
A welding certificate
Chetwynd is a growing, family-friendly community located on the
eastern foothills of the Rocky Mountains and offers excellent year
round recreational activities. Our mill and forest operations form
an integral part of the community, providing economic stability to
employees and families that live in the Chetwynd area. To learn
more visit: http://www.gochetwynd.com
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.