Millwright

Porcupine Wood Products Ltd.
Posted 15 days ago
Salmo
TBD

Job Description

Porcupine Wood Products Ltd. is a producer of Western Red Cedar products supplying premium products for the North American lumber markets. Ongoing upgrades to our production facilities have contributed to our ability to diversify products, remain competitive in the market, and provide continued employment stability to local communities.We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into renewable energy. As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us. We are located near the village of Salmo, in the West Kootenay region of B.C Porcupine Wood Products Ltd. is currently seeking to fill the position of Millwright. We offer full time employment, competitive wages and Extended Benefits after 90 days. All Qualified Red Seal or trade certified applicants will be considered. Previous sawmill/planer mill maintenance experience is considered an asset but not required.

Skills and experience necessary include the ability to: • Undertake scheduled prevenitive maintenance activities and repair of equipment as operations require • Install machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blue prints and other drawings • Inspect and examine equipment to detect and investigate malfunctions and report deficiencies to Maintenance Supervisor • Troubleshoot, analyze, diagnose, lubricate, and perform maintenance work on machinery • Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders • Work in a safe and efficient manner, following all safety rules, regulations and procedures including use of PPE as required • Excellent organizational and communication skills to effectively participate in a team environment or work independently as required • Weekend and Afternoon shift work is included in the shift schedule, subject to operational needs

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