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Steam Plant Shift Supervisor

Canada-British Columbia-Nanaimo

Posted Jan 0295583-1554064

Company Information

Created in 2008 and privately held, Harmac Pacific Pulp operates a Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft pulp mill on the east coast of Vancouver Island near Nanaimo, BC. Nanaimo Forest Products (NFP) Ltd., the owner of the Harmac Pacific trademark, restarted the mill with a single production line on October 3, 2008. Since that time the mill has grown to two production lines and a capacity of 370,000 tonnes of world class pulp per year.

Key to the Harmac’s success is the employee ownership model. Our employees are very active participants in the running of the business and have 2 members that they appoint to the company’s 6 seats on its Board of Directors. 

The future of Harmac Pacific Pulp is looking bright. Through extensive capital investments, the organization has made significant improvements to productivity and reliability. In addition, as of 2013, installation of a 25 MW Green Energy turbo-generator which we currently use to sell power to BC Hydro was completed.  

Job Description

  • Receive an attractive remuneration package based on your experience plus benefits and relocation assistance!
  • Great opportunity to grow and advance your career! 
  • Don't miss this opportunity to work for an industry leader while getting the opportunity to have ownership in the company!

About the Opportunity

Harmac has an exciting opportunity for a Steam Plant Shift Supervisor to join our 370,000 tonne per year pulp mill in Nanaimo, BC

In this role, you will supervise shift operating crews which operate the plant’s Recovery and Power boilers along with Power Generation Turbines and Effluent Treatment plant.

In order to qualify for this role, you will have a 1st or 2nd Class Power Engineering qualification and significant experience working in heavy industry. You will also have strong interpersonal skills, a demonstrated track record of building a cooperative work environment, and the ability to manage change in the workplace.

About the Benefits

You will be part of the staff employee group. This position is salaried and offers competitive compensation as well as a wealth of benefits including Dental, EHB, AD&D, Group Life, and Long Term Disability coverage and a retirement benefit. The company and union provide their own Short Term Disability Plan, and MSP coverage which also applies to Staff employees.

Relocation assistance is provided for individuals moving for employment from outside the region.

Best of all, you will be joining a company who prides itself on putting its people first. This is a job that will truly enrich your life both personally and professionally.

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Contact Information

Employment Office
Jasmein Sran
Recruitment Marketing Specialist