Chief Engineer - Mackenzie Log Transporter
Posting ID: 17361
Position Type: Regular/Full-Time
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 an experienced engineer to join our Mackenzie Log Transporter team.
Reporting to the Master, the Chief Engineer will be responsible for the following tasks:
Repairs to vessel and mobile equipment;
Routine and preventative maintenance to vessel and mobile equipment;
Parts inventory management;
Communicate to Master repairs that are beyond on-site repair capabilities;
Maintenance log data entry;
Participate in safety meetings and emergency response drills.
Schedule of operations is 2 weeks on, 2 weeks off operating 10 months of year with anticipated non-operating months occurring in April-May. Relocation packages to move you and your family to the vibrant community of Mackenzie may be available for successful candidates. Otherwise, you would responsible for arranging travel to and from the division for each shift.
Applicants are requested to include verification of 12 months of working on a marine vessel within the past 5 years.
Fourth-Class Marine Engineer Certificate
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.
When applying for this role, please attach all certification documents you have to your application.
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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