Jobs

Industrial Mechanic (Millwright)

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: May 28, 2021

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

West Fraser is a leading diversified forest products company,
listed on the TSX and NYSE. Recognized for the eighth time as
one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, we are a growing company looking
for talented people to be part of our team. West Fraser’s Williams
Lake Plywood division, has an opportunity for an:

INDUSTRIAL
MECHANIC

As the Industrial Mechanic (Millwright) you will be a key player
in our continuous maintenance improvement program through daily use
of troubleshooting and preventative maintenance strategies.

Responsibilities include:

  • 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
  • Work in manlifts with the use of fall protection equipment
  • Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders
  • Verify and document repairs made
  • Work in a safe manner using proper PPE

About you:

  • A valid Inter-Provincial or Provincial Journeyperson Millwright
    certification, or a Millwrighting Apprentice preparing to enroll in
    their 4th year
  • Mechanical aptitude; excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work closely with other trades and employees
  • Commitment to working safely and creating a safe work
    place
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible schedule in order to work days, nights and/or weekend
    shifts

West Fraser Timber has over 60 locations across Canada, the
United States and Europe. We believe strongly in promoting from
within and pride ourselves on providing a challenging environment
with continuous development. The successful candidate should be
interested in future growth opportunities within the
company. West Fraser offers an excellent compensation package
including a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an
outstanding pension plan.

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply today in
confidence by submitting your resume and cover letter to
www.westfraser.com/jobs 
                 
                 
                 
                 
   

For more information on West Fraser and other career
opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest, 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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