Certified Instrument Mechanics - Pulpmill Outage (Prince George)
Edmonton, AB

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.

The Opportunity

We are currently looking for Certified Instrument Mechanics to assist in our annual mill maintenance shutdown for the duration of September 15 - 21st, 2019:

Required Skills

  • Red seal or Interprovincial TQ certified
  • Superior troubleshooting skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Solid background in heavy industry and construction
  • Knowledge of the pulp and paper industry is an asset as well as experience with welding procedures and equipment reliability
  • Previous shutdown/maintenance outage experience is also considered an asset

Living out Allowance

Canfor will provide living out allowance to successful out of town trades candidates hired for our shutdown.

Employment Rates

Temporary Certified Journeypersons with Canfor will be paid $43.58 per hour.

Overtime may occasionally be offered during the turnaround to complete projects.


To be considered for this position please apply today and attach all certification documents to your application. Your application will NOT be considered if it does not include a copy of your Red Seal/ Interprovincial TQ Certification.

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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Prince George, BC
Known as BC’s Northern Capital, Prince George is city that offers big city comfort and convenience, but small town serenity and sensibilities. As the largest city in northern BC, Prince George is a hub of industry, offering numerous employment opportunities and is home to the University of Northern British Columbia. This region’s temperate climate creates a lush environment of emerald-green forests and ample opportunities for outdoor activity. For more information, visit: http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/prince-George


Job Types: Full-time, Temporary


  • mechanic: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Journeyman (Required)