Power & Recovery Shift Supervisor

Port Mellon, BC

Located on the western side of spectacular coastal British Columbia, our Pulp and Paper Mill is one of the oldest operating mills in the province. Commissioned in 1909, our facility plays a key role in the history of the Sunshine Coast. Generations of families who were first attracted to the area by mill jobs, stayed and have made the coast their home.

We are a leading producer of high quality Northern Bleached Softwood Kraft pulps. These pulps are used by customers worldwide to make a wide variety of products from tissue and paper towels to fine writing paper.


General Duties of Position:

The Power & Recovery Shift Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the hourly workforce and assisting the Area Superintendents and Power & Recovery Manager in the safe, economical, continuous operation of Power & Recovery operations.



  • Responsible for the continuous operation of the Power & Recovery Plant, and regulatory environmental requirements through supervision and support of hourly workforce.
  • Provide initial job training as well as consistently monitor all aspects of safety and housekeeping pertaining to crew and their jobs.
  • Monitors the integrity of all equipment and coordinates maintenance on off-shifts.
  • Pro-actively promote compliance of corporate occupational health and safety policies and procedures and ensure HSPP policies and procedures, along with Worksafe standards are met and adhered to with personal actions and equipment performance. Ensuring compliance with statutory requirements and company environment policy and 14001 ISO Standards.
  • Coordinates inter-departmental communication to maintain productivity within the budget and work effectively with Operations, Maintenance, and Engineering.
  • Establish challenging and achievable personal performance measures through KPIs that contribute to change initiatives and their effective implementation in the work environment.
  • Maintains a management style that is supportive of hourly employees, solves problems and grievances at supervisory level, and promotes company policies and procedures.



  • 2nd Class Steam Engineer Certification required.
  • 2+ years supervisor experience.
  • 10+ years of paper or pulp mill operations experience.
  • Proven leadership and decision-making skills.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Experience in a unionized environment is an asset.


Compensation and Benefits:

  • Hourly rate of $63.457per the signed Labour Agreement
  • Overtime is compensated per the signed Labour Agreement
  • Comprehensive benefits package including extended health/dental coverage and pension.


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