Date Posted: March 16, 2023
Job Location: Vernon
Job Number: GWF-84172
Job Type: Full Time
Company: Tolko Industries
Address: 3000 28th Street, Vernon, British Columbia, Canada V1T 9W9
Located at our Tolko Armstrong Lumber Division
Reporting to the Supervisor, Millwrights work as part of a team to provide quality operational repairs and preventative maintenance services. As a member of a high performance team, you will be responsible for the maintenance of all mill machinery and duties including:
Maintenance of pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical systems, rollers & chains, bearings and hydraulics involved in the manufacturing process;
Undertake preventative and predictive maintenance program for equipment, read blueprints, diagrams, and schematic drawings to assemble equipment and follow work procedures & processes;
Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions;
Troubleshoot, analyze, diagnose, lubricate, and perform maintenance work on machinery;
Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders. Assemble large, precision heavy equipment for the wood processing sector;
Utilize knowledge and skills to recognize opportunities for improvements and savings.
What We’re Looking For:
Certified Millwright with a valid Interprovincial ticket;
Hydraulic systems troubleshooting experience;
Ability to read blue prints, plans and schematics;
Strong problem solving skills;
Commitment to working safely coupled with strong communication & interpersonal skills;
Ability to work independently with little supervision;
Organizational and planning skills as well as proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook considered an asset;
Experience with CMMS systems and JD Edwards;
Previous experience in a forest products environment considered an asset.
What We Offer:
An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
A positive, dynamic, and inclusive work environment
An open, innovative culture with diverse opportunities
A commitment to investing in our people through training and development
The chance to live (and play) where you work
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Who We Are:
With state-of-the-art operations across western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our divisions throughout western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.
At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a diverse and committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.
Grow Here, Achieve More:
When you join Tolko, you’ll develop your skills and be encouraged to pursue diverse opportunities with a company that’s built on integrity, respect, and provides employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity to build great lives.
If this position sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications will be accepted at www.tolko.com until the position is filled.
We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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