Weyerhaeuser Electrician in AB, Canada

Weyerhaeuser has an opportunity for the right candidate, with knowledge of processes and techniques used to maintain high-tech engineered lumber manufacturing equipment, to join our team at the manufacturing facility in Drayton Valley, AB.

  • Willingness and ability to work safely and follow all company safety policies and procedures
  • Minimum of five (5) years experience as an electrician in an industrial or manufacturing environment
  • Must have a red seal certification and qualification
  • Ability to troubleshoot 575v and low voltage electrical systems, AC and DC
  • Familiarity with troubleshooting, set up, and programming variable speed drives
  • Ability to read equipment manuals, blueprints and schematics
  • Must demonstrate logical problem solving skills and react appropriately in upset situations
  • Excellent computer skills and fluent with standard Microsoft office products
  • Willingness to fully cross train in other technical areas to enhance capabilities such as PLC systems
  • Able to work with computerized maintenance systems for processes, stores, work orders, etc.
  • Demonstrated initiative with the ability to prioritize and handle multiple projects effectively and safely
  • Excellent teamwork, cooperation and problem solving skills
  • Dedicated, self/motivated team member, willing and able to work independently and in a team system
  • Must have excellent listening & communication skills
  • Ability to demonstrate open, honest and regular exchange of information and treat all employees with respect and dignity
  • Must be team oriented; puts team's needs ahead of individual interests and work to develop trust and respect
  • Must be willing to work any shift, including rotating shifts plus weekends and holidays as operating conditions require
  • Must be willing to work overtime as operating conditions require
  • Willingness and physical ability to work at heights, in confined spaces, climb stairs, lift up to 50 pounds, and work in an industrial environment containing wood dust and extreme heat and cold The following qualifications are preferred:
  • Experience with computerized maintenance management systems such as SAP
  • Familiarity with programming, repair, and troubleshooting of Programmable Logic Control units (PLC's) and Optimization Control Systems in the operation About Wood Products: We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support. For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

*About Weyerhaeuser

We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. / / /Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./


Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: Electrician

Location: CAN-AB-Drayton Valley

Requisition ID: 01012312