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We are currently looking for a Class-4 Boiler and Dry Kiln Operator for our Val d'Or sawmill.

The selected candidate will be responsible in particular for prepping and operating the dry kilns and the boiler.


  • Operate the dry kilns (3) and the boiler.
  • Diagnose different problems and make the necessary repairs.
  • Administer chemical tests and know how to interpret the results.
  • Conduct maintenance on the cell and other sector components.
  • Perform any necessary operations and clear blockages from the boiler and dry kilns.
  • Carry out the following tasks:
  • Take dry kiln inventory and code with the batch number.
  • Perform daily inspections of the boiler and the entire sector.
  • Check the flame quality and make adjustments.
  • Check the water softener system.
  • Check the supply of chemical products.
  • Regularly check the dry kiln settings.
  • Perform sawmill inspection rounds at the scheduled times.
  • Help train mechanical staff.
  • Remove snow from around buildings when required.
  • Perform all other related tasks.


  • Attention to health/safety and a sense of urgency.
  • Responsiveness, sense of responsibility, and independence.
  • Manual dexterity and ease with computers.
  • Time and priority management.
  • Good physical abilities.


  • Have a Class-4 certificate of qualification in stationary engine mechanics.
  • Have 1 year of experience in a similar position.
  • Be familiar with safe working methods and drying standards.
  • Be comfortable with computer systems, including the MS Office suite.
  • Must be willing to do on-the-job training if required.
  • Master elements related to quality, compliance, techniques, and measurements of allowed tolerance levels.

WORK SCHEDULE: 3-2-2-3, weekdays and weekends


EACOM Timber Corporation is a major Canadian wood products company. Its operations include the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of lumber and wood-based value-added products, and the management of forest resources. EACOM currently owns seven sawmills (5 in Ontario, 2 in Quebec), a remanufacturing facility (Quebec) and an engineered I-joists plant (Ontario). Its head office is located in Montreal, Quebec, and the company is now hiring more than 1 000 passionate people. The Company is committed to investing in strong assets, including healthy forests, advanced technology and talented people.

We offer professional challenges to meet your TALENT and LEADERSHIP in a DYNAMIC and SAFE environment. You will benefit from considerable advantages: competitive pay, training and development opportunities, flexible schedules and more!

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