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International Paper Pulping and Bleaching Operator in Grande Prairie, Alberta

Pulping and Bleaching Operator


The Position

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.

Key Functions

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.

Key Accountabilities:

  • 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

Team Expectations:

  • 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

  • Strong self-motivation

  • 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

  • Mechanical aptitude

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