Jobs

Heavy Duty Mechanic

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: July 29, 2020

Job Location: Slave Lake

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Website: www.westfraser.com

Address: P.O. Box 1790, Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada T0G 2A0

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest
products company. We are listed on the TSX and recognized for the
seventh time, as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Are you
interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging
work environment and a rewarding career path?  Slave Lake
Pulp, a Division of West Fraser, has an opening for a:

Heavy Duty Mechanic

This position offers a challenging, diverse and exciting
opportunity to become part of our team and requires an individual
who will perform a variety of tasks related to the safe and
efficient application of the technical skills and knowledge of a
Heavy Duty Mechanic. Duties involve the repair and maintenance of
industrial equipment such as: forklifts, loaders, butt-n-top,
Jenbacher gas engines and other mobile equipment. Continually
ensuring the quality and standards of service to safety and
production must be maintained.

Our ideal candidate must possess:

  • A valid Inter-Provincial or Provincial Journeyperson heavy duty
    mechanic certification
  • Ability to read manuals and schematics
  • Experience in troubleshooting and repairing equipment
  • Industrial engine experience
  • Innovative and problem-solving skills
  • Commitment to working safely and creating a safe work
    place
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Organizational and planning skills

Considered a strong asset:

  • Millwright Experience

Slave Lake Pulp is a BCTMP mill located approximately 2.5 hours
north of Edmonton, Alberta. Slave Lake Pulp is committed to
continuous improvement, through operational, mechanical,
electrical, and instrumentation reliability. We have a
collaborative, team culture.

Slave Lake boasts the second largest lake in Alberta and offers
great ice fishing in the winter and swimming in the summer. The
town of approximately 7,000 residents has all the amenities of a
larger center yet maintains the outdoor lifestyle of a small
community. For more on Slave Lake, please visit: www.slavelake.ca

If this position sounds like the career for you, submit your
application 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.

Job Conditions

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

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