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

Al-Pac is the largest single-line Kraft pulp producer in North America and we are continuously investigating new and innovative ideas, while delivering premium products in an environmentally sustainable way.

This is a full-time, permanent position working on a full-time basis at our mill site location near Athabasca, Alberta. The successful candidate will receive a competitive annual salary including paid pension and matching RRSP program, 4-week’s annual vacation, company paid dental and extended health benefits, and many additional employee incentives. Relocation assistance is also available for those who will need to move to the local area.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform Electrical/Instrument installations
  • Troubleshoot and perform maintenance on electrical and instrumentation systems
  • Work on 13.8kv generation and power distribution systems
  • 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 trouble shooting and resolution of maintenance concerns
  • Participate in the planning and executing of Electrical/instrumentation installations
  • The ability to read Electrical drawings and create material take off list
  • Maintain work records; assist to keep work areas clean
  •  Commitment to quality and continuous improvement
  • Commitment to developing and maintaining technical knowledge

Qualifications: 

  • Must hold an Alberta or Interprovincial Journeyman Electrician certificate and Journeyman Instrumentation certificate with a minimum of 4 years’ experience in an industrial maintenance setting
  • Experience in Power generation distribution would be an asset
  • Must hold a valid driver’s license (GDL removed) with an acceptable driving history in accordance with Management Guide Policy 6.10
  • Knowledge & understanding of the Electrical Code C22.1-18

Skills & Abilities:

  • Provide direction to other team members/contractors
  • Be a motivated, self-starter team player with good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Must be comfortable working from heights
  • Must be able to work shift
  • Understanding of Programmable Logic Controllers and Digital Control Systems
  • Maintain maintenance records on all calibrations and update data sheets

Please forward your resume in confidence to alpac.careers@alpac.ca. This position will be considered open until filled.

Successful external applicants must provide government issued proof of full vaccination for COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Proof of vaccination for COVID-19 will be requested upon acceptance of an offer of employment. Please note that for Alberta residents, only the government issued QR code is accepted as proof of vaccination.

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals. 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.

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