Relief 4th Class Power Engineer/Forklift Operator

Mill Operations

Date Posted: December 01, 2022

Job Location: Manning

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


Address: PO Box 370, Manning, Alberta, Canada T0H 2M0

Job Description

Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified forest
products company. Recognized for the eighth time as one of
Canada’s Top 100 Employers and one of Canada’s Best Employers for
Recent Graduates, we continue to grow. Are you interested in
working for a company that offers both a challenging work
environment and a rewarding career path? Our Manning Forest
Products division in Alberta, has an opportunity for a highly

Relief 4th Class Power Engineer/Forklift

Your responsibilities include:

  • Maintaining a safe work environment
  • 90% – Operation of a forklift/bobcat/loader
  • Will be trained for 4th Class Power Engineering
    duties to cover as relief Power Engineer
  • Assisting the kiln operations when appropriate

As the ideal candidate you have:

  • A valid Fourth-Class Power Engineering designation, including
    firing time
  • Work well in a team environment
  • A proven ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical
  • A desire to progress, learn, grow, and succeed
  • Physical ability to work 12-hour shifts
  • Comfortable operating heavy equipment – Forklift experience an

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

Manning Forest Products is a sawmill located approximately 280
kilometers north of Grande Prairie, Alberta. The town is situated
around the scenic Notikewin River that provides an idyllic backdrop
for the tree lined streets, an abundance of flower stands and
pedestrian friendly streets. Medical, educational and retail
services are provided to the approximate 1400 residents along with
a pool, ball diamonds, curling and hockey facilities, golf course
and river walking trails. Manning is known as the land of the
mighty moose and the area surrounding Manning is a paradise for
hunting, fishing, quadding and snowmobiling.

If this position sounds like the career for you, submit your
application at click “apply now” in green
at the top of the page.

For more information on West Fraser and other career
opportunities, visit our website at

We thank all candidates

Job Conditions

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

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