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Application deadline: August 14, 2020

Millar Western is looking to hire an experienced Journeyman Electrician to work at its sawmill in Whitecourt, Alberta. Reporting to the Electrical Superintendent, the Journeyman Electrician will be a key member of the maintenance team, responsible for maintaining and installing all equipment relating to power and controls.

The ideal candidate
Qualified candidates will be certified to work in the province of Alberta as an Electrical Journeyman and possess a strong background in electronics, Variable Frequency drives, PLC’s, network systems, computer and optimizing systems. They will have a proven record of accomplishment in their trade and possess strong safety, communication, organizational and trouble-shooting skills, as well as an ability to work in a team environment. Experience in a sawmill, planermill, or portal cranes environment would be definite assets.

Why work for us?
Millar Western is a privately-owned, Alberta-based company that has been active in the forest products business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable management, the company provides stable, full-time employment to more than 700 people at operations located in lively, friendly, communities that offer excellent quality of life.

The company offers:

This position is located in Whitecourt, Alberta, a vibrant community located 170 km northwest of Edmonton, offering excellent housing, educational and recreational opportunities.

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