2nd Class Power Engineer (Engineering)

Full Time

  Tolko Industries Ltd

  Armstrong, British Columbia, Canada

2nd Class Power Engineer
Armstrong Cogen, Armstrong, BC

Reporting to the Cogen Superintendent, the 2nd Class Maintenance Relief Shift Engineer is accountable for ensuring that site process systems and related equipment are functioning as efficiently as possible.  This includes troubleshooting and maintenance of steam generating equipment, process piping, pumps, compressors, fire systems and other various process equipment located throughout the Cogeneration Plant, Plywood Plant, Planermill and Sawmill.  When not functioning in a maintenance capacity, the Maintenance Relief Shift Engineer is required to relieve the Cogen Shift Engineer and assume the leadership duties over a crew of certified Power Engineer’s in the operation of a biomass fired power boiler, turbo generator and all plant auxiliary equipment. This individual must be consistent with company objectives and standards by ensuring that safety, environmental and production goals are met.


  • 2nd Class Power Engineer Certificate
  • 5 years of operating and maintenance experience will be considered an asset
  • In depth knowledge and experience in troubleshooting is required
  • Strong organizational and communication skills is required

About Tolko:

With state-of-the-art operations across Western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by our customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our mills throughout Western Canada.

At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.

We are committed to the well-being of future generations through responsible operational and environmental performance. This commitment applies to all aspects of our business. We hold third-party certification on the forestlands that we sustainably manage in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan. And, through our community investment strategy we strive to play an active and constructive role in the communities where we live and work.  Whether we’re providing jobs, volunteering or giving through donations, we work to make our communities stronger and more vibrant through active participation. 

When you join Tolko, you’re saying yes to a company that has been built on integrity, respect, and by providing employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity they need to make great things and build great lives.

We’re more than an industry leader. We’re the place where you succeed as our most valuable resource!

We offer:

  • An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
  • Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
  • The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
  • Diverse opportunities
  • An open, innovative culture
  • A positive, dynamic work environment
  • Technical and leadership training to ensure you work successfully and safely
  • The chance to live (and play) where you work

A Career With Tolko Is More Than A Job 

It’s pride in what you do. It’s making a difference every single day, working side by side with people you respect.

Explore our opportunities, submit your application, and join a company that works for you, your family, and your community!

If this position sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications will accepted until the position is filled.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.