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Power & Recovery 2nd Class Shift Supervisor

Mill Operations

Date Posted: May 29, 2021

Job Location: Hinton

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Website: www.westfraser.com

Address: 760 Switzer Drive, Hinton, Alberta, Canada T7V 1V7

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading forest products company in
North America.
Recognized for the eighth time as one of
Canada’s Top 100 Employers, we continue to grow. Our goals are
straightforward – excellence in people, responsibility in
communities in which we live, challenge, and growth.

Our Hinton Pulp Division is seeking individuals with strong
technical, leadership, planning, organization and interpersonal
skills to fill the following position:

POWER & RECOVERY SHIFT
SUPERVISOR

(2nd CLASS POWER
ENGINEER)

Reporting to the Power and Recovery Manager, the successful
candidate will ensure the safe and efficient operation of our Black
Liquor Recovery Boilers, Biomass Hog Boiler, one rising film and
one falling film evaporators, a Back-Pressure Turbine and Double
Extraction Condensing Turbine capable of 50 MW, Demineralizer, and
auxiliary systems.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Providing leadership, direction and supervision to a shift
    crew
  • Maintaining a safe work environment
  • Ensuring consistent operation of the pulp mill
  • Work towards achieving operating targets
  • Facilitating the reliable supply of services to the mill
  • Supervising operation of a wide variety of equipment
    including:
    • Power/package boilers
    • Turbo-generators
    • Chemical recovery boiler

The successful candidate must have:

  • Valid 2nd Class Power Engineer Certificate or 3rd Class with
    significant progress towards 2nd Class
  • Three (3) or more years of supervisory experience 
  • Industrial experience is a strong asset; preferably in a Kraft
    pulp mill
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and team building skills
  • Demonstrated problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical
    skills
  • Desire to progress, learn, grow and succeed
  • Physical ability to work 12-hour shifts (four on, four off;
    days and nights)

Our employees drive our success. In addition to competitive
wages and benefits, Hinton Pulp offers a stable, rewarding career.
Hinton Pulp also offers an attractive relocation package.

We are located in Hinton, Alberta, 20 minutes east of Jasper
National Park, and 2½ hours west of Edmonton.   Hinton,
set amidst the stunning scenery of the Alberta Rockies, is a modern
community of 10,000 offering terrific lifestyles for individuals
and families.

Our region is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, with exciting
activities from skiing, snowmobiling, camping, hiking, fishing,
hunting, and ATV’s. Hinton features a full-service acute care
hospital, major retail and restaurant chains, community parks and
pools, educational institutions for pre-school through
post-secondary. To learn more, visit the Town of Hinton Web site:
http://www.hinton.ca/.

Interested applicants should apply online by sending their
resume, cover letter, and transcripts/proof of qualifications in
confidence. To apply, click on our job ad at
www.westfraser.com/jobs and then click “apply now” at the top of
the page.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone enquiries
please.

Job Conditions

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

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