Certified Millwright

BC, Canada
Posted On Nov 12 2020 Dec 12 2020


West Fraser is a leading North American forest products company. Our goals are straightforward – leadership through profit, responsibility in communities, excellence in people and strength in products. Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest products company. Recognized for the seventh time as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and one of Canada's Best Employers for Recent Graduates, we continue to grow. West Fraser’s Fraser Lake Division has an opportunity for a:




The Millwright will be a key player in our continuous maintenance improvement program through daily use of troubleshooting and preventative maintenance strategies.  Duties include:


  • Maintenance of pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical systems, rollers & chains, bearings and hydraulics involved in the manufacturing process
  • Undertake preventative maintenance program for equipment
  • Read blueprints, diagrams, and schematic drawings to repair equipment
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during the assembly, installation, set-up and repair of equipment and machinery
  • Work in manlifts with the use of fall protection equipment
  • Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders
  • Verify and document completed repairs
  • Work in a safe manner using proper PPE

Our ideal Millwright candidate possesses:


  • A valid Inter-Provincial or Provincial Journeyperson Millwright certification
  • Mechanical aptitude; excellent problem solving skills
  • Ability to work closely with other trades and employees
  • Commitment to working safely and creating a safe work place
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Flexible schedule in order to work days, nights and/or weekend shifts

Considered a strong asset:


A welding certificate

We offer a challenging and stable work environment with a competitive wage and benefit package.  If this position sounds like the career for you, apply today in confidence by submitting your resume and cover letter to www.westfraser.com/jobs 


Located in the Nechako Valley Region of BC, the communities of Fraser Lake and Vanderhoof offer excellent year round recreational opportunities, great medical and educational facilities. For more information, please visit:  www.fraserlake.ca or www.vanderhoof.ca

Share This Job:

Apply for this position

For more information on West Fraser and other career opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

Want first access to more jobs like this? Visit our Job Seeker Portal for exclusive access to organizations hiring similar positions!"