Employment type: Full-time
City: Whitecourt
Last visit: 2014-07-21
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-07-21


Millar Western is

a progressive forest

company offering diverse,

rewarding careers in great

Alberta communities, with

excellent advancement

opportunities and a

healthy work-life balance. Grow with us.

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd. is a privately-owned, Alberta-based company that has been active in the forest business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable forest management, we provide stable, full-time employment in lively, friendly communities that deliver excellent quality of life.

We offer:

Industry-leading wage and benefits package that includes comprehensive dental and health insurance, a pension plan and a profit-sharing plan

Commitment to the highest safety standards, with a health and safety program recognized under initiatives such as Partners in Injury Reduction, Work Safe Alberta and the Premier's Award for Healthy Workplaces

Collaborative and respectful work environment that values the skills of our people and encourages them to take on new challenges and advance within the organization

Continuous improvement approach demonstrated in state-of-the-art technology and best practices

Live where you work – no commuting or camps



Millar Western is looking to hire an experienced Journeyman Electrician to work at its sawmill in Whitecourt, Alberta. Reporting to the Electrical Supervisor, the Journeyman Electrician will be a key member of the maintenance team, responsible for maintaining and installing all equipment relating to power and controls.

The ideal candidate

Qualified candidates will hold an inter-provincial Electrical Journeyman certificate and possess a strong background in electronics, V.F. drives, PLC’s, computer and optimizing systems. They will have a proven record of accomplishment in their trade and possess strong communication, organizational and trouble-shooting skills, as well as an ability to work in a team environment.


Application deadline: July 31, 2014

Please send your resume and cover letter, citing the position title in the subject line, to: jlockinger@millarwestern.com.


Millar Western is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants in advance; only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.



About Millar Western

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If you want to work for a family-oriented company that invests in its communities and employees, and offers exciting careers in sustainable resource management and the manufacture of high-quality forest products, consider Millar Western.

Your career starts here.

Career Level: Experienced

Years of Relevant Experience: Any

Education: Certification

Industry: Forestry

Job Function: Skilled Trades and Labour

Website: http://www.millarwestern.com