Grande Prairie Lumber Millwright - Greenside - Weekends

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: December 03, 2020

Job Location: Grande Prairie

Job Number: 01015526

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: Weyerhaeuser Company Limited


Address: 12 km South on Resources Road, Postal Bag 1020, Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada T8V 3A9

Job Description

At Weyerhaeuser, our focus is as much on building our people as
building our business. We are committed to creating an environment
where individuals can flourish, diversities encouraged, and
communities supported. We are one of the premier integrated forest
organizations in the world. We’ve been in business for nearly 120
years and believe strongly in our core values of safety, integrity,
citizenship, sustainability, and inclusion, which has awarded us
being named as one of the World’s most Ethical Companies over 10

At Weyerhaeuser, we are always looking for people who can innovate,
contribute, grow, and create! Their skill and ingenuity have made
Weyerhaeuser one of the largest and premium timber, land, and
forest products company in the world.

We have an immediate opening for a Greenside Weekend Shift
Millwright in Grande Prairie Lumber. The successful individual will
report to the Greenside Maintenance Team Leader.

The expectations of this role include:

  • Preventative/Proactive Maintenance
  • Corrective repair
  • Technical Training as required
  • Clean up duties as required
  • Support in reliability improvements
  • Flexibility to meet the changing needs within the
  • Full time weekend shift work.



The successful candidate
will have demonstrated the following:


  • Must be a certified Millwright.
  • Ability to meet all Team Norms and Standards, specifically in
    safety performance and maintaining a low absence level.
  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
  • Behavior consistent with the Safety Vision and Policy and the
    Site Principles.
  • The willingness and ability to acquire new skills as business
    needs change.
  • The ability to work effectively and communicate with
  • The ability to take initiative for the completion of their work
    tasks and skill development.
  • A positive attitude geared towards a team environment.
  • Computer skills/SAP, and able achieve a competent level of
    understanding of Process Logic Control (PLC).
  • Problem solving which will require in-depth trouble shooting
  • Interface with other trades, support groups and other resources
    as required – i.e. Electrical/Mechanical Reliability, Process
    Controls, Operations
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and a desire to learn.
  • Aptitude for and experience in equipment operations.
  • Preference will be given to individuals that have a strong
    knowledge of Grande Prairie Lumber with proven technical and
    leadership skills.
  • Ability to work in physically demanding conditions over
    extended periods of time.


We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make
the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to
achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business
lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of
exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are
passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to
choose us.

About Wood Products:
We’ve been delivering quality building products and solutions to
our customers for nearly 120 years. From builders and dealers to
specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance
and unparalleled support.

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed
to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment
women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and
protected veterans.


Job Conditions

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

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