Jobs

Certified Millwright

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: July 04, 2020

Job Location: Williams Lake

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Website: www.westfraser.com

Address: 4200 North MacKenzie Avenue, Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada V2G 2V5

Job Description

Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North
American forest products company. Recognized for the seventh time
as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, we continue to grow. We are
looking for talented people to be part of our team. Our Williams
Lake Plywood Division has an opportunity for a:

CERTIFIED
MILLWRIGHT

Responsibilities:

  • 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
  • Lathe and Plywood experience, preferred
  • Must be able to work various shifts

West Fraser believes strongly in promoting from within and we
are looking for an individual who is interested in a full-time,
long-term career. The successful candidate should be interested in
future growth opportunities within the company. We offer an
excellent compensation package.

Williams Lake has a population of approximately 11,000
residents. The city is a hub for forestry, mining and
transportation and offers residents an abundance of outdoor
adventures including skiing, hiking and mountain biking. Check
out williamslake.ca for more information about the
community.

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. No
phone calls please.

Job Conditions

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

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