4th Class Power Engineer (High Level, AB)

West Fraser

 West Fraser is the leading global OSB manufacturer our success comes from hiring skilled and talented team members in all areas of our business. We are dedicated to developing and retaining a strong and committed workforce that ensures we remain at the front of manufacturing excellence. At West Fraser we are committed to teamwork and safety without compromise. We are currently seeking an exceptional individual for the following vacancy:4th Class Power Engineer – HIGH LEVEL, AlbertaReporting to the Area Team Leader Energy/Abatement, the Energy Operator will be responsible for the safe, efficient, and cost effective operation of the energy areaDuties and responsibilities include working closely with a highly qualified team of energy operators, maintaining maximum uptime, maintaining open communications with production personnel, and active participation in the operation’s efforts towards safety, continuous innovation and process improvements initiatives.Major responsibilities include:Daily rounds noting temperature, pressures and flow for thermal oil and steam systemsMaintain steam generatorMonitor and test boiler water and make necessary adjustmentsStartup of the Wet Electrostatic PrecipitatorProcess monitoring in the strand and fines collection systemsResponsible for thermal oil shut down/start up/ upset conditionsSafe and consistent floor operation of three hog fired furnacesOperate HMI and controls systemTroubleshoot process and power plant related problemsLock out / Tag out for all energy systemsBe able to read and analyze trending informationThe Energy Operator must be a fourth class power engineer, must have a strong commitment to safety and to the success of the operation, and possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Experience in OSB operations and thermal oil energy systems would be an asset. Applicants must be willing to relocate.We offer the following as part of our employment package:Very competitive wagesProfit SharingNorthern Retention BonusOpportunity for advancementAn excellent comprehensive benefits package, including company contributions to pension plan