Flag Man Labour / Power Engineer Class 4 or 3

Posted September 09 2019

Deadline September 27 2019

Flag Man Labour / Power Engineer Class 4 or 3

Chaleur Sawmills, based in Belledune NB, is the result of a dream and the work of four local entrepreneurs, who along with a group of dedicated employees, built the company from its inception in 1994. Completely automated, the sawmill produces 172 million board feet per year, with raw material from both private wood lots and crown land.  The lumber is marketed throughout North America, with the majority destined for the US Eastern Seaboard, by rail, and distributed by truck to the New England States and Canada.  Chaleur Sawmills employs close to 200 people on the site.

The Sawmill is seeking a Flag Man Labour / Part Time Power Engineer (class 4 or 3) to join their team.  Successful applicants will be shared between the boiler operations and general labor assignments (i.e.: flagman, labour) depending on operational requirements.  

This is a contract hourly position, working various shift schedules (days and nights; 9 hours and 12 hour shifts).

ROLE OVERVIEW:            
- Work in a safe, effective and productive manner.
- Maintain and troubleshoot all area-specific equipment to optimize performance to meet targets.
- Perform process & equipment monitoring including sampling, testing and analysis.
- Perform routine readings, volume balances, log sheets and other required reports.
- Follow safe operating and chemical handling procedures and ensure environmental impact.
- Monitor and inspect plant equipment.

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
-Power Engineering Certificate Required (4th or 3rd Class).
- Physical ability to perform duties, climb ladders and work at heights or in confined spaces.
- Ability to work independently and as a team.
- Understanding of safe work practices and regulations.
- Quality workmanship at required speeds with good planning and organizational abilities.
- Valid Driver’s license.

    To express interest in this opportunity, you are invited to forward your resume and detailed cover letter to resumes@chaleursawmills.ca by September 27, 2019.

    Please indicate “Power Engineer” in the subject line. 

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