Control System Supervisor

Sciences and Engineering

Date Posted: January 16, 2023

Job Location: Quesnel

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


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

Job Description

Are you a natural leader looking for an exciting career
opportunity? Are you ready to take ownership and grow an already
dynamic global business?

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

Control Systems Supervisor

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Coordinating, developing, maintaining the DeltaV DCS
    (Distributed Control System)
  • Documentation control
  • Troubleshoot and provide recommendations for improvements
  • Plan work for the E&I department
  • Provide relief trades supervision

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • A diploma/degree in Chemical, Process or Electrical Engineering
    OR a certified Journeyperson (Instrumentation or Electrical)
  • Experience with Distributed Control Systems
  • Power Engineering would be considered an asset
  • Strong interpersonal and self-management skills are
  • Ability to work independently or as a team member
  • Experience with the Pulp & Paper industry would be
    considered an asset
  • Experience with PLC/DCS control systems including GE, DeltaV,
    Provox, PI Processbook would also be considered an asset

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 and advancement, as well as
the opportunity to make a positive difference in a renewable

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. 

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:

West Fraser believes inclusive, diverse teams build a more
vibrant workforce, safer operations, and a stronger company
overall. We strive to create workplaces and leadership teams that
are reflective of the diverse communities we are a part of. We will
not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis
of race, gender, national origin or any other protected legal


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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