4th Class Power Engineer (Engineering)

Full Time

  Northland Forest Products

  Fort McMurray, Alberta, Canada

Northland Forest Products Ltd. is a dynamic family run sawmill operation that specializes in the manufacturing of dimensional lumber. The on-site heat plant provides energy for two kilns and heat for on-site buildings. We are currently accepting resumes for a certified  ABSA 4th Class Power Engineer. Individuals with strong technical, leadership, planning, organization and interpersonal skills will be considered for the position.


  • Possess a valid Alberta or Interprovincial 4th Class Power Engineering Certificate
  • ABSA Certification
  • Have experience in an industrial setting
  • Preference will be given to candidates with prior experience in a sawmill setting or in a thermal environment; other industrial experience will be considered
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and oral
  • Be highly organized and have good problem-solving
  • Possess a desire to progress, learn and succeed

Key responsibilities include:

  • Exercise quality, production, and maintenance efforts.
  • Troubleshoot any operational difficulties and ensure that maintenance or repair work is identified and carried out properly
  • Ongoing reports for Heat Plant Operations to management
  • Other duties as assigned

Hours of work:  Permanent, full-time position, nights, shifts as scheduled

Rate of Pay:  Bi-weekly Salary – negotiable

Transportation:  Personal vehicle required for transportation to and from work