Carpenter Journeyperson

  • Kruger, Inc.
  • Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
  • Aug 04, 2022

Job Description

Carpenter Journeyperson

Activity sector: Pulp and Paper
Site: Kamloops


The Kruger Kamloops Pulp Mill is looking to hire a full-time Carpenter to join the Maintenance team.

As a member of the Kamloops Pulp operation, the successful candidate will gain exposure to a wide variety of work in our Kraft Pulp Mill. The successful candidate will be responsible for scaffolding, repairs and general preventative maintenance of the plant. All positions will support the mill's continuous improvement efforts through maintenance activities.


  • Proficient in scaffolding #1, general industrial carpentry duties, concrete work, base layout, working at heights and in hot areas.
  • Ability to work effectively with other trades
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented with proven organization skills
  • Ability to prioritize effectively, manage multiple tasks and manage a high workload
  • Team player who can maintain effective working relationships with other personnel including trades, peers, superiors, etc.
  • Committed to best practices in health, safety and environmental management
  • Self -motivated, open-minded and results oriented
  • Proficient with computers including experience working with a computerized maintenance system (i.e. SAP)


  • Possess a Carpentry Interprovincial Red Seal Certification secured through a formal apprenticeship
  • Previous industrial experience working in a safety sensitive environment
  • Possessing a dual ticket qualification is an asset
  • E xperience and certification in scaffolding considered an asset


At Kruger, we believe in giving our employees the space to grow in a dynamic and stimulating environment, to encourage their development, and to enrich their professional lives. That's why many of our employees have been with us for a long time.

When you work at Kruger, you can count on a wide range of benefits such as competitive group insurance, registered pension plans and continuing education programs. In addition to finding a stimulating work environment that offers many opportunities for growth, you'll have the chance to work for a company that truly cares about its employees.