Maintenance/Certified Millwright

Job description

We are seeking a skilled Maintenance/Certified Millwright for our modern sawmill located just outside Calgary, AB, a role that is crucial for the continuous running of our operations. This opportunity is ideal for someone with a Red Seal certification who possesses a deep understanding of mechanical systems and has a knack for diagnosing and solving complex issues. Our company prioritizes safety and sustainability, and we're looking for an individual who values these principles as much as we do.


  • Red Seal Certification in Millwrighting is highly regarded but not mandatory.
  • Ability to lift objects weighing up to 50lbs.
  • Demonstrates a high degree of urgency and prioritization skills.
  • Strong teamwork skills with the ability to work effectively with coworkers.
  • Familiarity with the lumber or industrial manufacturing processes, welding procedures, and equipment reliability is beneficial.

Work conditions:

This full-time role requires a minimum of 40 hours per week and offers the chance to work alongside industry experts in a leading company within the forest products sector. Our sawmill is equipped with the latest technology, and we're committed to maintaining a safe and sustainable operation.


  • Collaborate with a high-performance team to maintain all mill machinery, including pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical systems, rollers, chains, bearings, and pneumatic systems.
  • Perform preventive and predictive maintenance to ensure machinery and equipment run smoothly, inspecting to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions.
  • Efficiently manage time to assess, assemble, move, replace, or dismantle machinery as needed.
  • Utilize knowledge, skills, and experience to troubleshoot issues, enhancing equipment reliability and implementing effective solutions.
  • Pay close attention to detail when identifying and requesting parts necessary for timely repairs.
  • Contribute to a safe work environment for coworkers, customers, and site visitors.

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