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Maintenance Engineer

Sciences and Engineering

Date Posted: September 12, 2020

Job Location: Quesnel

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Website: www.westfraser.com

Address: PO 7500, 50 North Star Road, Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada V2J 3J6

Job Description

Cariboo Pulp is a West Fraser and Mercer International joint
venture located in Quesnel, BC. We have an opportunity for the role
of:

 Maintenance Engineer

Are you ready to join an industry that provides a real work/life
balance and opportunities for the future in a green and sustainable
industry? We’re looking to build our high-performing team with
motivated, energetic, passionate people seeking interesting work in
a dynamic environment.

Cariboo Pulp & Paper is a forerunning producer of NBSK pulp
as well as clean “green” energy. Forward thinking ownership,
capital investment and movement towards bio-product opportunities
has contributed to Cariboo’s longevity and very bright future.
Cariboo offers competitive salaries, top-end pension plan, flexible
benefits, opportunity for development, advancement, and most
importantly, the opportunity to make a positive difference in a
renewable industry.

This position reports to the Engineering Superintendent and is a
technical adviser to the Area Operations Coordinator. This role
will recommend procedures, methods, materials and specifications to
reduce costs and increase productivity of mill operations. The
position also acts as vendor, contractor, and consultant liaison on
problems arising from the maintenance effort and works towards the
resolution and correction of recurring maintenance problems. This
role is additionally responsible for area reliability and major
maintenance and capital initiatives.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Detailed engineering and project management of major and minor
    maintenance and capital projects
  • Major maintenance shutdown planning, execution, and contractor
    coordination
  • Design and optimize equipment to maximize reliability and
    performance
  • Oversee the pressure vessel, piping and tank integrity program
    for associated equipment
  • Responsible for the safe and efficient installation of
    equipment and major repairs to existing equipment, including
    boilers and auxiliary equipment

Qualifications:

  • Mechanical Engineering Degree
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills
  • The ability to work independently as well as part of a
    team
  • Excellent skills in all forms of communication
  • The motivation to advance into progressive leadership
    roles
  • The desire to learn and succeed

Assets:

  • Pulp mill or heavy industry experience
  • Minimum 5 years experience
  • Experience in Maintenance Engineering

Cariboo offers a comprehensive relocation package to
assist your move to Quesnel. Located in central BC, Quesnel has a
population of approximately 25,000 and features all major
conveniences, including its own airport. Quesnel offers affordable
housing, modern recreational and educational facilities, regular
community events, as well as unlimited recreational activities for
the outdoor enthusiast. It doesn’t take long to feel part of
Quesnel’s welcoming community.

Interested applicants should apply by sending their resume and
proof of qualifications in confidence.

A family business at heart since 1955, West Fraser values
excellence in performance and people, challenge and satisfaction,
and profitability and growth. We practice leadership in our field
and responsibility in our communities. 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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