Offres d’emploi

Process Control Specialist or Process Control Engineer

Opérations forestières

Date de publication : 26 mai 2023

Lieu d’emploi : Hinton

Type d’emploi : Alternance travail-études

Début : Immédiatement

Entreprise : West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Site Web :

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

Descriptions d’emploi

West Fraser is a leading forest products company in
North America.
Recognized for the ninth 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 an
individual to fill the following position: 




The role of the Process Control Specialist/Engineer is to
combine an understanding of the pulping process with programming
knowledge and logical thinking to get the most out of the mill
through automation and optimization. The ideal candidate is a
process engineer with at least 5 years’ experience who can lead
process control and optimization efforts at site, who is
experienced in control system configuration, logic, and HMIs, and
is able to translate process needs for DCS implementation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Improve the operability of the Mill through controls
  • Process control strategy development
  • Maintain the performance and integrity of high-performance HMI
  • Identify and support training and development of E&I
    technicians and/or process engineers with potential to become
    future Control Specialists
  • PLC and DCS hardware/network infrastructure maintenance
  • Alarm management
  • Control loop tuning and optimization
  • Work with Process Engineers and Operations on projects
  • Historian and data visualization maintenance and upgrades

The ideal candidate has:

  • A related trade, technologist, or engineering
  • Five years’ experience in industrial automation or process
  • DeltaV, Schneider, Allen Bradley experience

Our employees drive our success.  We believe in providing
opportunities for growth and advancement and are looking for
someone who wants to build their career in our company. In addition
to competitive wages and benefits, Hinton Pulp offers a stable,
rewarding career. Hinton Pulp also offers an attractive relocation

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, theatre, community
parks and pools, educational institutions for pre-school through
post-secondary.  To learn more, visit the Town of Hinton Web

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

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 and then 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. No phone enquiries

Conditions d’emploi

  • Expérience minimum : 0 à 1 an
  • Niveau d'éducation minimum : 12e année ou l’équivalent
  • Langue : Anglais

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