Website Resolute Forest Products

Requisition ID 9622 – Posted 08/08/2022 – Atikokan Sawmill (OATS) – Operations – Hourly – Permanent – Full-time – Canada – Ontario

We at Resolute are a diverse group of individuals who possess a wide variety of skills. Here, we believe that giving you the ability to maximize your potential without constraint is key to our shared success.

Our Atikokan location in Ontario, Canada is currently seeking talent to fill the position of Maintenance Millwright Apprentice (3rd or 4th Year), Atikokan Sawmill. This job is permanent, full-time.

Maintenance Millwright Apprentice (3rd or 4th Year), Atikokan Sawmill

Resolute Forest Products is seeking candidates for the position of Maintenance Millwright Apprentice at the 3rd or 4th year level. The Atikokan Sawmill is one of the most technologically advanced sawmill and planer operations in North America and is located at Sapawe, Ontario.

The Maintenance Millwright Apprentice reports to the Maintenance Supervisor, and is directly responsible to provide safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all sawmill related equipment.

Your challenges:

  • Participate in safety & environmental programs and ensure the application of our safety & environmental standards for all maintenance operations
  • You have a commitment to work in a safe productive manner to maximize quality and production while minimizing production, maintenance costs and unscheduled downtime
  • Troubleshoot equipment failures and perform necessary repairs
  • Collaborate with Production and Maintenance personnel with daily operation activities
  • Utilize the Maintenance Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) for processing work orders, weekly schedules, PM;s and updating the equipment database
  • Perform periodic inspections of equipment and systems to observe operating condition and need for repair or adjustment
  • You will apply your excellent organizational skills to maximize uptime, quality and production
  • Execute preventative maintenance activities including troubleshooting and repairs to all sawmill equipment, hydraulic systems, conveyor, and pumps in a timely manner
  • Communicated updates to supervisor to maintain goals

Your team:

  • Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, you will be part of a results-oriented team whose members are envouraged to exceed expectations

Your Profile:

  • Industrial or Construction Mechanic/Millwright Apprentice
  • 2 to 3 years’ experience in related industrial environment

Your assets and skills:

  • Health, Safety & Environmentally conscious
  • Excellent communication (verbal & written), organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a diverse trades team environment
  • Exceptional mechanical aptitude and trouble shooting skills
  • Support continuous improvement and contribute to cost savings initiatives
  • MS Office, and Computer Maintenance Management Software computer skills
  • A self-motivated individual who will work towards Reliability Excellence
  • Other trade certificates and experience with hydraulics, pneumatics and welding or other related experience in the wood product industry will be considered
  • A two-year Industrial Mechanics/Engineering Diploma or equivalent will be an asset
  • Knowledge of sawmill and planer mill equipment

Level 3 Apprentice @ $27.57, Level 4 Apprentice @ $28.71
Union: United Steel Workers (USW)
Shift Work: Required

WE offer competitive compensation along with workplace benefits; we will consider relocation transitional assistance for candidates beyond 400km. Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. Toe be considered for this position, please apply today!

Appy Here: Career Opportunities: Maintenance Millwright Apprentice (3rd or 4th Year), Atikokan Sawmill (9622) (successfactors.com)

Our new Atikokan Sawmill is located at Sapawe, ON which is located 30km east of Atikokan. The community of Atikokan is located 2 hours west of Thunder Bay, ON and 2 hours east of Fort Frances, ON/International Falls, US.

Resolute Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments. We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection.

Be part of the change. Be part of a dynamic team.
We are a global leader in the forest products industry offering an energetic and safe work environment with opportunities and challenges that will help develop your skills. We are more than 8,000 employees in Canada, the United States and various other international locations.

We are looking for employees with the experience and expertise to improve our efficiency, increase our long-term profitability and deliver first-class products and services to our customers. And you, what are you looking for?

We are a company writing a new story for itself in a rapidly changing industry. We have made important inroads to ensure our viability and to be an environmental supplier of choice. Come take part of our history and be part of the change!

To apply for this job please visit career4.successfactors.com.

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