HD Mechanic - Log Transporter (Williston Transporter)
Posting ID: 12422
Position Type: Full Time Hourly
City: Mackenzie, BC, Canada
Location: Mackenzie (BC05)
Who We Are:
Canfor is one of the world’s largest and most respected integrated forest products companies. For more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valued customers worldwide. With operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States, and sales offices around the world, you can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into green energy.
As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us.
Canfor is currently seeking a motivated and experienced individual to join our team as a Heavy Duty Mechanic to be based out of our Mackenzie, BC division on the Williston Log Transporter.
Reporting to the Chief Engineer, the Heavy Duty Mechanic is responsible for the following duties:
Repairs to vessel and mobile equipment;
Routine and preventative maintenance to vessel and mobile equipment;
Parts inventory management;
Communicate to Chief Engineer repairs that are beyond on-site repair capabilities;
Maintenance log data entry;
Involvement in fire suppression emergency response;
Participate in safety meetings and emergency response drills.
Fourth Class Engineer, and or, Certified Red Seal Heavy Duty Mechanic with a Fourth Class Engineer Endorsement;
Possess/acquire Transport Canada’s STCW Basic Safety Training;
Possess/acquire Transport Canada’s Medical Examination Certificate;
Good organizational skills, time management skills to manage completion of a wide variety of tasks;
Self-motivated with strong communication skills, and the ability to work in a team environment.
Schedule of operations is 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off operating 10 months of year with anticipated non-operating months occurring in April-May.
Applicants are requested to include verification of 12 months of working on a marine vessel within the past 5 years.
When applying for this role, please attach a photo or scanned copy of your certifications, including Red Seal or Interprovincial TQ documents.
Canfor offers a comprehensive, flexible benefits package that allows you to customize your benefits to meet your individual needs, and includes health and dental coverage as well as life, accident and disability insurance. In addition to this, we offer pension and other benefits.
Grow with us
At Canfor, we understand that our strength comes from our skilled and dedicated employees and we work hard to support their ongoing professional development. We offer a number of training programs and development opportunities to support each of our employees in their pursuit of career advancement and growth. Whether you want to develop upon your skills or advance your career with Canfor, we offer a promote-from-within culture that will give you these opportunities.
At Canfor, our values are at the core of everything we do. Safety comes first, and we are proud of our unwavering commitment to excellence, and customer satisfaction, which allows us to safely and efficiently deliver quality products to our customers around the globe.
Safety comes first.
We succeed when our customers succeed.
We are resilient and resourceful. We always find a way forward.
We are a good neighbour in our communities and a responsible steward of the environment.
We demonstrate integrity by doing what we say we are going to do.
Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today!
In order to be eligible for this position, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada for our company.
There has never been a better time to join the Canfor team and become part of the modern forest industry. We have a wide range of rewarding careers in some of the best communities in North America, with plenty of room for advancement. Our mills are modern, high-tech and safe; and our marketing and sales activities are world-class. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.
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Mackenzie, BC .
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