Pulp Finishing Operating Technician (1 Year Contract)

DATE: June 29, 2022
JOB NUMBER: 2022-52
HYBRID WORK: Not eligible
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*.

Alberta-Pacific Forest Industries Inc. (Al-Pac) is seeking an Operating Technician in the Pulp Finishing Business Unit.

Role Responsibilities:

  • Handling, loading and quality testing of the finished product; operation of the bale line equipment, the quality testing of the finished product
  • Performing labor intensive tasks in hot and humid conditions requiring a high level of physical effort
  • Responsible for maintaining a clean workspace

Role Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED
  • Valid driver’s license (GDL removed) with a clean driver’s abstract
  • Good communication skills
  • Self-motivated individual who works well in a team environment

What we offer:

  • This is a short-term, non-permanent position (12 months) with potential to become permanent
  • You will work out of our Mill Site (Near Athabasca)
  • This position will be rotating between day and night shifts

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

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.

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 the position; however, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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