Are you a natural leader looking for an exciting career opportunity? Are you ready to take ownership and grow an already dynamic global business?
Cariboo Pulp is a joint venture between West Fraser and Mercer International. Located in Quesnel, BC, we have an immediate opening for the exciting role of:
ASSISTANT MAINTENANCE SUPERINTENDENT
Reporting to the Maintenance Superintendent, this position provides direction and leadership of the maintenance department with the objective of ensuring safe, reliable and efficient production, and effective maintenance of facilities.
Key responsibilities include:
Provide a safe working environment throughout the mill.
Provide leadership and direction for the Maintenance Department in all areas including safety, quality, training, and the overall effective delivery of maintenance.
Directing a team of planners and supervisors.
Planning and organizing maintenance activities on turnaround outages.
Being a change agent when necessary.
Identifying competencies and establishing and developing training requirements for the maintenance crews.
Providing mentorship and coaching.
Developing and meeting a department budget
Strategic vision and goals for the maintenance department.
A minimum of five years progressive industrial experience.
Strong and proven leadership skills
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Well established organizational skills.
Outstanding team player and team building skills.
Knowledge of computer software, maintenance management systems, and other applications.
The desire to progress, learn, grow and succeed
Considered a strong asset:
A trades or engineering background
A solid understanding of machinery, trades practices, and trades terminology.
Previous experience in a pulp mill or related process industry
Cariboo Pulp & Paper is a forerunning producer of NBSK pulp as well as clean “green” energy. Forward thinking ownership, capital investment and movement towards bio-product opportunities has contributed to Cariboo’s longevity and very bright future. Cariboo offers competitive salaries, top-end pension plan, flexible benefits, opportunity for development, advancement, and most importantly, the opportunity to make a positive difference in a renewable industry!
Cariboo offers a comprehensive relocation package to assist your move to Quesnel. Located in central BC, Quesnel has a population of approximately 25,000 and features all major conveniences, including its own airport. Quesnel offers affordable housing, modern recreational and educational facilities, regular community events, as well as unlimited recreational activities for the outdoor enthusiast. It doesn’t take long to feel part of Quesnel’s welcoming community.
Interested applicants should apply by sending their resume and proof of qualifications in confidence.
A family business at heart since 1955, West Fraser values excellence in performance and people, challenge and satisfaction, and profitability and growth. We practice leadership in our field and responsibility in our communities. For more information on West Fraser and our current opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs
We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.