Our Fox Creek sawmill is seeking an experienced Journeyman Millwright to join our maintenance team. The Journeyman Millwright will work as part of a team providing operational repairs and maintenance services to our sawmill operation.

The ideal candidate

The ideal candidate will have several years of experience in a sawmill or industrial environment, as well as above average troubleshooting and organizational skills.  Experience with computerized maintenance systems will also be considered an asset.

The successful applicant will be highly self-motivated, willing to take on new challenges and experiences, exceed expectations and work well in a collaborative, team environment.

Why work for us?

Millar Western is a privately-owned, Alberta-based company that has been active in the forest products business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams

recognized for leadership in sustainable management, the company provides stable, full-time employment to more than 650 people at operations located in lively, friendly, communities that offer excellent quality of life.

The company offers:

  • an industry-leading wage and benefits program, that includes a pension plan, comprehensive dental and health insurance, and a profit-sharing plan
  • a commitment to the highest safety standards, with a safety program recognized under initiatives such as Partners in Injury Reduction, Work Safe Alberta and the Premier’s Award for Healthy Workplaces
  • a collaborative and respectful work environment that values the skills of our people and encourages them to take on new challenges and advance within the organization
  • a chance to live where you work – no commuting or camps

Your career starts here.

Application deadline: October 4, 2018

Send resume and cover letter to dmacdonald@millarwestern.com or fax credentials to (780) 778-4631, attention Human Resources.

Millar Western thanks all applicants in advance; only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.