Certified Electrician

Closing Date:

Feb 28, 2018

Student Position:


Job Category:

Trades & Maintenance

Job Location:







West Fraser is a growing, diversified wood products company with 40 facilities and 8000 employees in western Canada and the southern United States. North America’s largest lumber producer, West Fraser has been recognized as one of Canada's 10 Best Companies to Work For, and one of Canada's Top 100 Employers five times. Our investments in modern, competitive manufacturing facilities, product innovation and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future. Are you interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging work environment and a rewarding career path? West Fraser’s, Westpine MDF Division located in Quesnel, BC is looking for a:


Preferred candidates are Industrial Electricians possessing dual certification as a Journeyman Electrician and Industrial Instrumentation Mechanic with proven experience in any of the following:  Delta V, A+B PLC, Wonderware HMI, ABB DC Drives, Mitsubishi VFD, A+B VFD, 60/13.8kV Distribution.  Ethernet networks, Fisher valves and Rosemount transmitters.  Understanding of process systems is an asset and attention to safety and efficiency is a must.  Good interpersonal and communication skills round out your qualifications.

West Fraser is currently looking for individuals who are interested in a full time long-term career in a modern mill environment. We offer an excellent compensation package including: a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an outstanding pension plan. Safety is one of West Fraser’s core values and our employees can expect a challenging stable work environment with career development opportunities.

Quesnel has a population of approximately 25,000 and features all major conveniences, including its own airport.  Quesnel offers affordable housing, modern recreational and educational facilities, regular community events, as well as unlimited recreational activities for the outdoor enthusiast. It doesn’t take long to feel part of Quesnel’s welcoming community. 

If this position sounds like the career for you, submit your application at www.westfraser.com/jobs click "apply now" in green at the top of the page.

For more information on West Fraser and other career opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.