New job at Domtar (via |


March 27 2020
Industries Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting
Categories Trades, Technicians, Construction, Electrical, Instrumentation, Controls, Supervision, Surveillance
Kamloops, BC


Your Role:

Domtar makes products that people around the world rely on every day. We are driven to improve quality of life, how we do things is equally important as what we do and we are constantly looking for ways to be better. We design, manufacture, market and distribute a wide variety of pulp, paper and personal care products from copy paper to baby diapers. At Domtar you can expect more than just a job. We offer opportunities on which you can truly build a career.

Reporting to the E/I-HVAC Maintenance Superintendent, the successful applicant’s primary responsibilities will be to assist with improvement of the Reliability Based Maintenance Services.

More specifically:

  • Responsible of the repair, maintenance, calibration and verification of complex distribution equipment which includes hydro tie line transformers, Electrical generation distribution and controls for three turbo generators.
  • Oversee electric motor shop activities, PM of Protective relays, high voltage switchgear, oil sampling, IR-scanning analysis as well as PdMa (motor signature) analysis.
  • Provide technical direction and supervision of Electricians and Instrumentation Mechanics as it applies to Variable Speed AC drive systems, MCC’s, DCS control systems and related equipment.
  • Support the education aspects of preventive/predictive maintenance systems; Co-ordinate Arc Flash program and its written or verbal specifications. Oversee integrity and accuracy of databases.

Your Profile:

This position would be of interest to anyone who has an E&I trade qualification with strong, practical skills and background.

In addition, you must have:

  • Journeyman Certified Electrician Red seal
  • Experience in Electrical and Instrumentation would be an asset
  • Prior Supervisory experience
  • Demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral/written/communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Experience in maintenance systems development, implementation & use
  • Ability to problem solve in a group/team environment
  • Experience with PLC’s and related equipment, i.e. GE 90-30 and RX3i systems
  • Experience with Distributed Control Systems i.e. Provox/DeltaV
  • Computer proficiency as it pertains to preventative/predictive maintenance
  • Proficient with computer including experience in working with a computerized maintenance system (SAP)

Our Offer:

The mill is located in Kamloops, British Columbia. Kamloops is BC's Friendliest City and Canada's Tournament Capital! Close to 95,000 people reside in this beautiful community that has a lifestyle like no other with 82 parks, over 200 lakes within an hour’s drive, close access to two ski hills and 13 diverse golf courses. The City is vibrant & growing fast, offers an extensive variety of services, businesses, leisure facilities and outdoor activities.

  • Competitive compensation including an annual incentive plan;
  • Flexible Insurance plans (medical, dental, life);
  • Company-funded pension plan;
  • Wellness program including health assessment and coaching
  • Paid vacation/holidays;
  • Employee Assistance Program;
  • Employer-supported development and continuing education.

Domtar is an equal opportunity employer. We invite women, first nation people, and members of visible minorities to apply.

Thank you for applying at Domtar. Please note only selected candidates for an interview will be contacted.

Apply now!