DATE: May, 25, 2022
JOB NUMBER: 2022-41
LOCATION: Mill Site (Athabasca)

Who are we?

Al-Pac is the largest single-line kraft pulp producer in North America. We strive to be leaders in what we do, from our quality products, mill operations and responsible forest management practices, to the way we grow and develop our team members, and work with local communities. We are continuously investigating in new and innovative ideas, while delivering premium products with a commitment to strong environmental stewardship and corporate social responsibility – a commitment demonstrated by our long-standing Forest Stewardship Council® (FSC®) certification*.

We understand work is just one part of your life, and we strive to ensure our team members have a healthy work-life balance. We offer a compressed work week schedule, as well as a generous time-off policy starting with four weeks of vacation allowance.

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac) is seeking a Steamfitter-Pipefitter Apprentice for the Indigenous Apprenticeship Program.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Acquire the necessary skills and technical training to become a competent journeyperson
  • Work with the maintenance team to learn and perform all required tasks in accordance with mill quality and mechanical standards
  • Follow a range of mandatory work instructions (including the use of PPE where relevant) to safeguard the environment and the wellbeing of oneself and others
  • Commitment to quality and continuous improvement

Role Requirements:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED
  • Successful completion of any required program entrance exams and Al-Pac’s on-line behavioral assessment
  • Valid driver’s license (GDL removed) with an acceptable driving history
  • Preference will be given to Indigenous candidates who reside in or near Al-Pac’s Forest Management Agreement (FMA) area

What we offer:

  • This is a Long-term, Non-Permanent position (4 years)
  • You will work out of our Mill Site (Near Athabasca)
  • Your working schedule is Monday-Thursday, 7am to 5pm
  • 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 available for those who need to move into the local area

Please note our current opportunities are open to applicants for a limited time, resumes can be forwarded in confidence to
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.

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Legal Statement

Al-Pac 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 this position; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.