Northeastern British Columbia


Fort St John

Thursday, November 23, 2017


Date Posted:

November 23, 2017-Until Filled

Job Order #



Fort St John, BC

Job Title:

Certified Heavy Duty Mechanic

Starting Date:



We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Canfor offers a comprehensive, flexible benefits package that allows you to customize your benefits to meet your individual needs, and includes health and dental coverage as well as life, accident and disability insurance. In addition to this, we offer pension and other benefits.

  • You are an excellent trouble-shooter who has well-developed technical skills along with a Heavy Duty Mechanic Interprovincial certificate, a strong background in safe work practices and a desire to work in a team environment where shift work may be required.
  • Certified Journeyman.
  • Experience with hydraulics and welding.
  • Superior troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment.
  • Solid background in heavy industry and construction.
  • Knowledge of Cat, Kalmar and Taylor equipment would be an asset, as well as knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process.

As part of the maintenance team you will apply your knowledge at our highly technical and innovative mill facilities. You will also:

  • Ensure safety standards are met by following Canfor safe work and lockout procedures.
  • Develop strong working relationships with your peers and team.
  • Maintain and repair mobile equipment such as:
    • Taylor, Kalmar & Hyster forklifts.
    • Wagner log loader.
    • 966 H loader.
    • 988 loader.
    • Champion 740 grader.
    • Must have the ability to operate mobile equipment for test purposes.
How to Apply:
Apply online at .

When applying for this role, please attach a photo or scanned copy of your Red Seal or Interprovincial TQ.

Competition Number:  12424

Closing Date:

Until Filled