Mechanical Technologist

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.


The Mechanical Technologist initiates designs and implements projects for changes or additions to the Mill, assuring adequate and safe performance, improving efficiency. The Mechanical Technologist will work with the Engineering Project Team on larger projects and work with the Maintenance Department to optimize mechanical systems to minimize variation and reliability issues.


  • The incumbent will possess a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering Technology and eligibility to be certified under the Certified Technicians and Technology Association of Manitoba Inc.
  • Demonstrated focus on safety;
  • Functional understanding of the Pulp and Paper Industry;
  • Experience with Steam and Pressure Plant Act, Power Engineering, Hydraulic Systems, Pumps, Mechanical Vibration, Thermodynamics and Machine Design;
  • Recognized leadership and project management skills;
  • Exceptional written skills are mandatory, ensuring accurate record keeping, documentation and report writing;
  • Interpersonal skills and the ability to work within a team environment;
  • The successful applicant is required to be a self-starter with excellent organizational, problem; solving, and must possess the ability to work with minimal supervision and changing priorities;
  • The ability to pay keen attention to detail is essential and must have working knowledge of computer programs.

This is a unionized position. The wage for this position is $36.05-$45.12, depending on experience, per hour as per the Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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

December 31, 2022

To Apply

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