Journeyperson Welder (Term Position)

Canadian Kraft Paper offers a work environment that promotes diversity, embraces change, and encourages continuous growth and development for every team member. We offer a workplace where everyone plays an essential role in our success and where individual efforts are acknowledged. If you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, we want you to be a part of our Team!

We encourage innovation, growth and change in an open environment, and we believe in and practice sustainable forest management.


Reporting to the Maintenance Supervisor, the welder is accountable to:

  • Maintain and repair structures and piping in all areas of the site to ensure that the mill operates efficiently and that objectives are achieved
  • Comply with all Safety, Health, Environmental and other policies, procedures and requirements
  • From instructions, prints and work orders, organize details of procedures, required materials and tools for the job
  • Fabricate and repair structures and piping by welding various materials and using welding techniques in compliance with the QA/QC manual
  • Ensure work area is maintained in a clean and organized manner.
  • Maintain a safe and clean work environment.


  • Strong work ethic and proven safety record
  • Valid Welder Journeyperson Trade Qualifications
  • Proven problem solving and trouble shooting skills
  • Ability to read blueprints, diagrams and schematic drawings to assemble and repair equipment and follow work procedures and processes
  • Ability to work independently and take initiatives
  • Strong interpersonal skills;both verbal and written communications required

Canadian Kraft Paper offers competitive wages and a group benefits package that helps takes care of you and your family; including health, dental, life and AD&D insurance. Providing a company sponsored pension plan, is another way that we help provide a future for our employees. Canadian Kraft Paper understands that what defines a person is more than just their career; that’s why we support a work/life balance so that you can live the life that makes you……YOU!

This is a unionized position.

The hourly wage for a Journeyman Welder is $39.50

Living in The Pas

The Pas is one of the oldest and most striking settlements in Northern Manitoba. It is truly a place to call home for those that love the outdoors with an abundance of activities such as skiing, hiking, ATV and skidoo trails, camping, boating, hunting and fishing. In Manitoba, these are at their finest! Boasting one of the three true blue lakes in existence, Clearwater Lake’s raw, natural beauty attracts visitors from around the world.

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Closing Date

May 27, 2021

To Apply

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity and being a part of our team, please submit your resume to