International Paper Pulping and Bleaching Operator in Grande Prairie, Alberta
Pulping and Bleaching Operator
The position reports to a Pulping and Bleaching Area Process Manager in Grande Prairie, Alberta, Canada. The Grande Prairie mill is a 1000+ tonne per day Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft pulp mill. It currently operates with approximately 320 mill employees in a high performance, results oriented environment.
As part of our Pulping and Bleaching operations team, you will be working 12 hour shifts (days & nights). You will be required to troubleshoot and correct process problems as well as provide support to the other processes in the area. A career expectation is that over time you will acquire the operating skills for the Digester, Brownstock Washing, and Bleaching areas.
Follow the 12 hour compressed work week schedule (shift work)
Flexibility to work overtime to provide shift coverage, attend business meetings and necessary training.
Operate all processes in the Pulping and Bleaching Department
Able to perform physically demanding work.
Acquire secondary skills and apply them where needed. (flow to work)
Willingness to develop the skills to safely work with hazardous chemicals
Ability to meet all Team Norms and Standards with a focus on active participation in safety programs.
Behavior consistent with the Safety Vision and Policy and the Site Principles
Perform leadership and business functions to support the team
A positive approach to conducting assigned tasks and interactions with others
Perform basic equipment maintenance
Required qualifications include:
High school diploma, GED
Willing and able to work overtime
Willing to work a compressed 12-hour shift (days and nights)
Demonstrated safety leadership
Experience operating heavy equipment
Proficient in Microsoft Office Application
Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold and noisy environment
Strong communication skills; good verbal and written English skills.
Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to perform duties with litle supervision
Proactive approach to troubleshooting/problem identification
Able to perform physically demanding work
Preference given to candidates:
Previous process operating experience, or a 4th Class Power Engineering
Familiarity with process equipment.
Familiarity with the existing electronic information and work management systems
International Paper is an equal opportunity employer Our core values: Commitment, Ownership, Respect, Excellence.
Grande Prairie AB T8V 3A9
Grande Prairie, AB, CA, T8V 6V4
Category: Hourly Job
Date: Oct 14, 2021