Planer Technician/Millwright

Planer Technician/Millwright, Castlegar, British Columbia

Position Info
$44.08/ hour.

Who We Are

Interfor is a growth-oriented lumber company with operations in Canada and
the United States. We have an annual production capacity of 3 billion board
feet and offer one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers
around the world.

What We Offer

  • Work-Life Balance: Work schedules that allow you to be home each night.
  • Compensation: Competitive wage and benefits. Benefits plan includes: extend health and dental, life and disability, short- and long term disability, RRSP, EAP.
  • Career Growth: Training, development, and growth opportunities in a stable environment.
  • Culture: Interfor builds value for employees by providing a career where they contribute, grow and prosper. We bring out the best in our employees by offering long-term, rewarding careers supported by training and education, opportunities for promotion, and great benefits. We’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success.

What You’ll Do

  • Preventive maintenance and repair of saw and planer mill equipment.
  • Breakdown repairs of saw and planer mill equipment.
  • Set up and calibration on planer mill equipment.
  • Install machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and other drawings.
  • Work in a safe and efficient manner, following all safety rules and regulations.

What You Offer

  • Red Seal Millwright or Planer Technician certification required.
  • Strong safety background.
  • Sawmill/planer experience an asset.
  • Good technical, problem solving and trouble-shooting skills.
  • Mechanical/electrical aptitude.

This position applies to our $3000 signing bonus program

Interested in being a part of our team?
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
pre-employment drug & alcohol test and 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, national origin, protected veteran
status, or disability.