Closing Date:

Jun 22, 2018

Student Position:


Job Category:

Trades & Maintenance

Job Location:







West Fraser is a leading forest products company in Canada.  Our goals are simple – leadership through profits, responsibility in communities, excellence in people, strength in products. We believe in giving our employees a challenge they can rise to in an environment where they can build their career.  We take pride in what we do and our employees have grown right along with us. If you are looking for a company and colleagues that thrive on growth, challenge and opportunity – discover what you can achieve with West Fraser. Our Quesnel River Pulp division has an opportunity for a: 


The successful applicant will possess pipefitter or plumber trade certification.  Quesnel River Pulp applies the principals of job flexibility. Additional trades certification would be a definite asset as well as proven competence and knowledge in the individual’s trade and willingness to broaden their exposure to a complete variety of mechanical work as required.

Proven competence, trouble shooting skills as well as proven experience in any of the following would be a definite asset:

  • Insulating
  • Chemical Handling
  • Fire Protection Systems
  • Welding and Burning
  • Gas Fitting

The successful applicant will be required to work shifts when assigned.  Attention to safety and efficiency as well as a valid BC driver’s license are necessary. 

Quesnel River Pulp, using a high yield mechanical pulping process, produces 1100 tonnes per day of thermo-mechanical and bleached thermo-mechanical pulp. We take pride in our safety record, our state of the art effluent treatment system, the quality of our final product, and the cleanliness of our mill. We constantly strive to be an industry leader.

Quesnel is a growing community of 25,000 located in central British Columbia and offers a close knit, friendly atmosphere with modern recreation, education and medical facilities, and excellent outdoor living opportunities.

Quesnel River Pulp offers an attractive benefit and compensation package as well as relocation assistance to Quesnel.

West Fraser is an integrated wood products company that produces lumber, wood chips, laminated veneer lumber (LVL), MDF, plywood, pulp and newsprint. Our investments in modern, competitive manufacturing facilities, product innovation and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future. Find out more at: www.WestFraser.com

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

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

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.