International Paper Recaust Operator in Canada

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The Position

This position reports to the Recaust Team in the Utilities and Chemicals 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

This role is responsible for the safe operations of the recausticizing and lime kiln process with potential to operate a recovery and or power boiler.

Key Accountabilities

Safety

  • Participate in the safety, health, and environmental activities in accordance with standards established by the Grande Prairie Mill.

Operate Process Equipment

  • Operate the causticizing plant and lime kiln

  • Participate in the continuous improvement of process and procedures

  • Complete process equipment monitoring tours

  • Daily clean up activities

  • Obtain process samples and conduct lab analysis

  • Shut down, start up process equipment and complete equipment isolations.

  • Troubleshoot equipment and process problems

  • Other duties as assigned

Work Systems Improvements

  • Contribute to the improvement and maintenance of technical standards, work instructions and procedures, identifying and implementing changes as necessary.

Core Competencies

  • Quality Orientation and Standards Compliance

  • Time Management – Planning and Organizing

  • Development and Continual Learning

  • Problem Solving

  • Accountability and Dependability

  • Decision Making and Judgment

  • Communication

  • Team Work

Qualifications

Required qualifications include:

  • High school diploma, GED

  • 4th class steam ticket with the ability and willingness to obtain a 3rd class ticket

  • Willing and able to work overtime

  • Willing to work a compressed 12-hour shift (days and nights)

  • Experience operating heavy equipment

  • Experience using a computer for record keeping and documentation

  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold and noisy environment

  • Ability to communicate effectively and constructively, as well as good verbal and written English skills.

  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills

  • Comprehension of work instructions and documentation as well as the ability to perform duties with little direction

  • Proactive approach to troubleshooting/problem identification

  • Able to perform physically demanding work

  • Demonstrated safety leadership

  • Mechanical aptitude

Preferred qualifications include:

  • 3rd class steam ticket

  • Power engineering experience

  • Caustic plant experience

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