Certified Electrician

Location: Mackenzie, BC
Closing Date: Open until filled


As a member of Mackenzie’s Maintenance Team, the successful applicant will be an energetic team player that will apply their skills by performing various maintenance requirements in a safe working environment.  You will be responsible for the safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all sawmill-related equipment; you will apply your skills to maximize uptime, quality and production.  Expect competitive compensation and benefits, together with a safe, high-quality work environment and a great team of friendly, family-oriented and committed individuals. Shift work will be required.  

Major Duties:

  • Safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all sawmill-related equipment;
  • Shift coverage for Sawmill, Planer, Kiln and Energy Plant.


The successful candidate will bring the following experience and expertise:

  • The ability to work in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Electrician Certification.
  • A strong background in programming PLC5 and Control Logix PLCs.
  • Good interpersonal skills.
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process would be an asset.

Preference may be given to those with extensive experience with:

  • Allen Bradley, Toshiba, G3, G7 and Mitsubishi A500, A700 VFDs,
  • Good knowledge of MS Windows and MS Office
  • Very strong trouble shooting skills

Interested applicants should submit their resumes to the following:

Leigh Clasby
Human Resources Manager
Canfor – Mackenzie, BC
Fax: 604-648-1966        
Email:   Leigh.Clasby@canfor.com

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