Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac) is seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic and supportive team player for the role of Electrician & Instrumentation Technician

This is a full-time permanent position working Monday-Thursday, 7:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m at our mill site near Boyle, AB. The successful candidate will receive a competitive annual salary including paid pension and matching RRSP program, 4-weeks annual vacation, the company paid dental and extended health benefits, with many additional employee incentives. For candidates requiring relocation, Alberta-Pacific offers an attractive relocation assistance package.


  • Perform all required maintenance tasks in accordance with mill quality standards including weekly, monthly, quarterly and yearly PM.
  • Work and perform tasks in a safe manner.
  • Provide assistance and support to other trades team members to ensure maximum equipment availability; liaise with Operations team members.
  • Assist in troubleshooting and resolution of maintenance concerns.
  • Participate in the planning and executing of predictive and preventative maintenance programs.
  • Participate in HV shutdown planning and back-feeds.
  • Experience working with HV equipment, lockouts and directing testing contractors.
  • Experience with UPS systems, DC charging and control, and battery testing and maintenance.
  • Make recommendations for improvements to maintenance and production practices.
  • Maintain maintenance work records; assist to keep work areas clean.
  • Commitment to quality and continuous improvement.
  • Commitment to developing and maintaining technical knowledge.
  • Shift work may be required.
  • Experience with a Digital Control System (DCS) and a Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) is an asset.


  • Must hold an Alberta or Interprovincial Journeyman Electrician certificate with a minimum of 10 years’ experience in an industrial setting.
  • Preference will be given to candidates that also hold a Journeyman Instrumentation Technician ticket.
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license (GDL removed) with an acceptable driving history.
  • Be a motivated, self-starter team player with good interpersonal and communication skills.

Please forward your resume in confidence to We wish to express our thanks to all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for the position; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.

Closing date for this position is August 25, 2019.