Job 2110 Millwright Cowichan Bay BC

Can$ 7,163.00 monthly Cowichan Valley, British Columbia 27 June

Red Seal Recruiting

  • Description

    Red Seal Recruiting Solutions Ltd., is looking for a Millwright for Cowichan Bay, BC. We are a specialized trades and industrial management recruitment company.

    Calling all Millwrights! Western Forest Products, a high-quality wood products manufacturer and leader in sustainable forestry management, is hiring Millwrights for their sawmill located in Cowichan Bay, BC. This is a key role responsible for providing equipment maintenance and repair. If you’re an experienced Millwright, or if you’re looking to expand your skills, then Western Forest Products might be the fit for you. They invest heavily in their employees, from competitive wages and benefits to training opportunities to advance your knowledge.

    Located just south of Duncan, Cowichan Bay, BC is about an hours’ drive either way from Nanaimo or Victoria. It’s also easily accessible by ferry from Vancouver or Seattle. This beautiful waterfront community is popular for boating, kayaking, fishing, and for its plethora of food and beverage options from local farms, bakeries, wineries and restaurants. Cowichan Bay is part of the “Cittaslow” culture, which seeks to improve the quality of life for their residents by slowing down overall pace—a kind of “stop and smell” the roses philosophy.

    Location: Cowichan Bay, BC.

    Salary: Up to $41.33/hr. Unionized.

    Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package including dental, health and welfare benefits, and a defined contribution pension plan or other pension benefits as stipulated in the collective agreement.

    Shifts: 2 week rotating shifts (2 weeks graveyard, 2 weeks afternoon, and 2 weeks days).

    Education: Red Seal Millwright ticket required.

    • Maintenance experience in a sawmill, manufacturing or other heavy industrial environment.

    Skills and Abilities:
    • Dedicated to safe work practices.
    • Knowledge of hydraulic systems, mechanical equipment and processes.
    • Competencies in Hot Work & Lock Out Protocols.
    • Excellent time management skills.
    • Creative mind and strong troubleshooting skills.
    • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.

    Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Troubleshoot and repair mechanical components and machinery.
    • Welding repairs.
    • Rigging and Slinging.

    Working Conditions:
    • Copy of Red Seal or Journeyman’s ticket required.
    • Drug and alcohol test required.
    • Ability to work in an environment containing wood dust.
    • Own tools required.

    To view this job and other available positions, visit our Job Board
  • Number of vacancies: 1
  • Requirements

  • Minimum education level: High school
  • Years of experience: 1
  • Language(s): English
  • Knowledge: Microsoft Word
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No

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Job summary

  • Job 2110 Millwright Cowichan Bay BC

  • Employer

    Red Seal Recruiting

  • Location

    Cowichan Valley, British Columbia

  • Work type

    Full Time

  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

  • Salary

    Can$ 7,163.00 monthly

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