Offres d’emploi

Certified Journeyperson Trades Position – Maintenance Crew

Métiers spécialisés

Date de publication : 03 décembre 2023

Lieu d’emploi : Edson

Type d’emploi : Alternance travail-études

Début : Immédiatement

Entreprise : West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Site Web :

Adresse : 53115 Highway 47 PO Box 6810, Edson, Alberta, Canada T7E 1V2

Descriptions d’emploi

West Fraser is a leading diversified forest products company.
Recognized 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 Edson Sawmill
located in Edson, Alberta has an opportunity for a:

Certified Journeyperson
Trades Position – Maintenance Crew

We are currently seeking an experienced, dedicated and proactive
tradesperson to join our maintenance team here at Edson Forest

As a key player in our sawmill maintenance team, you will be
responsible to ensure the ongoing functionality and safety of our
machinery and equipment.

Some of the key responsibilities will include but are not
limited to the following:

  • Welding and gouging on a wide range of equipment and
  • Performing repairs and rebuilding mill components
  • Fabrication and welding of multiple material types
  • Assisting other trades throughout the mill
  • Ensuring adherence to safety protocols and procedures at all
  • Conducting routine inspections and addressing any maintenance
    issues promptly
  • Implementing preventive maintenance strategies to extend the
    lifespan of machinery


  • Certified Trade Journeyperson
  • Ability to work independently and efficiently, with strong
    problem-solving skills
  • Proven experience in maintenance within a sawmill or similar
    industrial setting
  • Ability to read drawings and identify equipment components
  • Proficiency in diagnosing and repairing mechanical
  • Flexibility to work in shifts and respond to emergency
    maintenance requests
  • Strong understanding of safety protocols and procedures within
    an industrial setting
  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and
    communicate clearly with colleagues
  • Good with working at heights
  • Great troubleshooting skills

West Fraser is currently looking for individuals who are
interested in a full time long-term career. We offer an excellent
compensation package including: a competitive salary, excellent
benefits, Re-location Allowance and an outstanding pension plan.
Our employees can expect a challenging, stable, safe work
environment with career development opportunities.

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

Edson is located 2 hours west of Edmonton and 2 hours east of
Jasper National Park. Edson is a growing community of approximately
9,000 permanent residents and has a full range of recreational and
cultural facilities. People from Edson enjoy outdoor hockey,
camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, downhill and cross country
skiing, curling, kayaking, golfing and various outdoor and indoor
activities. With a friendly “small town” atmosphere and some great
recreational and cultural facilities, once you get a taste of
living in Edson you’ll be hooked.

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

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

 We thank all candidates for their
interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be

Conditions d’emploi

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

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