Certified Millwrights

Location: AB - Slave Lake
Company Order Number: 13-032
# of openings: 5


Slave Lake, Alberta

When you join Tolko Industries, you become a team member with an industry leader in world markets that has built success through three generations with over 3000 employees. Tolko offers a dynamic work environment with competitive compensation where people, our most valuable resource, are empowered to succeed. Our structure and culture encourage innovation, growth, and change in an open environment, and we believe in and practice environmental sustainability.

Slave Lake has Alberta's premier white sand beaches and an approximate population of 7,000. This community, which is located 2.5 hours northwest of Edmonton, provides its residents with full amenities as well as year round activities for sightseers and outdoor enthusiasts alike. The lake is the largest lake entirely within the Alberta border, and boasts one of the finest recreational beaches in the province.

Tolko Athabasca Division is located in Slave Lake, Alberta, and we have an immediate opening for MILLWRIGHTS. Reporting to the Maintenance Team Leader, the Millwright will work as part of a team providing quality operational repairs and preventative maintenance services. As a member of this high performance team you will be responsible for all mill machinery and duties including:

  • Maintenance of pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical systems, rollers & chains, bearings and hydraulics involved in the manufacturing process of OSB
  • Undertake preventative and predictive maintenance program for equipment
  • Read blueprints, diagrams, and schematic drawings to assemble equipment and follow work procedures & processes.
  • Operate hoisting and lifting devices to position machinery and parts during the assembly, installation, set-up, and repair of equipment and machinery.
  • Inspect and examine machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions.
  • Troubleshoot, analyze, diagnose, lubricate, and perform maintenance work on machinery.
  • Repair and assemble hydraulic equipment and cylinders.
  • Assemble large, precision heavy equipment for the Lumber/wood processing sector.
  • Utilize knowledge and skills to recognize opportunities for improvements and savings

Our ideal candidate possesses:

  • Journeyman Millwright certification;
  • Ability to read blue prints, plans and schematics.
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Commitment to working safely coupled with strong communication & interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Organizational and planning skills as well as proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook

Considered an asset:

  • Previous experience in a forest products environment.
  • Knowledge of hydraulics and welding skills.

To view this opportunity, and many more, please visit us at www.tolko.com/careers.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Keywords: trades, red seal, millwright, apprenticeship, welder, safety, forestry, OSB


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