Millwright, Elk Lake, Ontario

When you join our team as a Millwright, you will repair, maintain, weld and adjust the equipment and machinery in the sawmill. Working in a sawmill, you’ll discover that they do more than transform forest products, they also transform our communities.

What You’ll Do

  • Repair equipment, conveyors, hydraulic and pneumatic components, automated systems as well as welding work, when needed;
  • Inspect and investigate the cause of the failure or malfunction of machinery in order to perform corrective repairs;
  • Install, optimize and/or adjust all plant equipment to maximize efficiency;
  • Respond to emergencies when mechanical problems occur at the operation;
  • Operate machining tools to fabricate parts.

What You Offer

  • Experience of at least 2 years in maintenance of industrial equipment, preferably in a timber complex;
  • Hold a college degree in industrial engineering or a diploma in industrial or have equivalent experience Maintenance;
  • Must possess a certified trade certificate/ticket Red Seal;
  • Be familiar with Occupational Health and Safety legislation;
  • Efficient and Organized;
  • Analytical and concerned about the quality of work performed;
  • Demonstrate collaborative spirit and initiative, ability to work in teams;
  • Focused on results but in compliance with safety standards;
  • Must maintain an alert and attentive state;
  • Requires heavy lifting, pushing, and pulling;
  • Stairs, ladders, and climbing;
  • Ability to work shift rotation (8, 10 or 12-hour shifts as applicable): rotating shifts, days, afternoons, evenings. Sundays or Statutory Holidays.

Who We Are

Interfor is a growth-oriented forest products company, operating in all major forest products markets across North America. We offer one of the most diverse lines of wood products to customers around the globe, produced in safety-focused, world-class facilities. We strengthen and contribute to the local economies, build value for our employees and customers, and operate with world-leading sustainable forest management practices. We are proud to produce sustainable building materials that contribute to a healthy and sustainable future. Check out to learn more about our approach to sustainability.

Interfor is one of the largest forest products companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success! #StartHereGoFar

What We Offer

Interfor builds value for our employees by providing a career where they can contribute, grow, and prosper. We offer a competitive salary, based both on what you bring to the role and benchmarked to market conditions. You’ll also get a competitive benefits.

We want you to grow your career with Interfor. With our industry leading training programs and track record of promoting from within, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to ‘Start Here. Go Far.’ Check out our Employee Development Programs to learn more at

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

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