Production Operator

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: December 16, 2023

Job Location: Slave Lake

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


Address: P.O. Box 1790, Slave Lake, Alberta, Canada T0G 2A0

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest
products company, listed on the TSX and recognized for the tenth
time as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. West Fraser believes
strongly in promoting from within. Are you interested in working
for a company that offers both a challenging work environment and a
rewarding career path? Our Slave Lake Pulp division has an
opportunity for a:


We are looking for a motivated 4th Class Power Engineer to join
our Production department on shift basis. Candidates who have
partially completed the 4th class requirements will also be taken
into consideration.

Our ideal candidate will possess:

  • 4th class power engineering certificate
  • Safety first attitude
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work both in a team and independently
  • Computer skills
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Self-motivated personality
  • Ability to balance competing priorities and work under
  • Desire to problem solve, learn, grow, and excel

The following will be considered strong assets:

  • Post-secondary diploma or certificate
  • Mobile equipment experience
  • Previous experience in an industrial environment

Slave Lake Pulp is a BCTMP (bleached chemical
thermo-mechanical pulp) world leading
producer and has a
bioenergy plant that generates green power from
.  We are looking for an individual interested in a
long-term career with us. We offer an excellent compensation
package including: a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an
outstanding pension plan. Our employees can expect a challenging,
stable, safe work environment with career development

The Town of Slave Lake is located two and a half hours northwest
of Edmonton, in Alberta. With a population of approximately 7,000
and regarded by many as “The Jewel of the North”, Slave Lake is a
progressive, dynamic community. It doesn’t take long to feel part
of Slave Lake’s welcoming community. For more on Slave Lake, visit:

For more information on West Fraser and our current
opportunities, visit our website at:

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

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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