New Grad Opportunity - Chemical Engineers
in Saint John, NB

Saint John, NB
Full-time - Permanent
Experienced
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Competition Number: 22001859

Chemical Engineering - Career Development Program
The Opportunity:
Are you a future leader? This opportunity could be for you!
We are looking for recent graduates of Chemical Engineering to join our Pulp & Paper Division in Saint John, New Brunswick. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of our new Career Development Program that will allow you to jump start your professional career with one of Atlantic Canada's largest growing businesses.
This role will introduce you to a variety of aspects of Pulp and Paper, Process Engineering, Project Engineering, Team Leadership and Business Improvement. You will have the chance to immerse yourself in all levels of the business and engage daily with senior leaders within our organization. As we continue to reinvest in the future of Pulp and Paper, you will build skill sets while working on significant projects in a multitude of business functions.
Who We Are:
Our team operates within highly technical, fast paced, competitive businesses and is part of an integrated forest products value chain under J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI). Our goal is to play an integrated role in sustainably transforming our renewable forest resources into value-added products for today's consumer markets.
We are a leader in career development opportunities for our employees, with long term relationships with top Educational Institutions in Canada. Our employees are offered world class training, along with an internal Talent Development team continuously innovating and developing training and various career opportunities throughout the organization to help you grow your career.
We are not just invested in forest products; we are invested in people. We know that our overall success is a combined effort, and we therefore strive to provide opportunities for our employees to learn, grow and thrive. Being curious and focused on innovation is key to leading a successful team. True leaders never stop learning and are never satisfied with the status quo.
We operate four Pulp and Paper Mills out of Saint John and St. George, New Brunswick that produce a combined 1 Million Tonnes of Product and employ over 1000 employees.
You Have:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Chemical Engineering
  • Demonstrated Leadership Ability
  • Well-developed organizational skills with a strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously
  • Curious in a variety of Business Functions, such as - Finance, Human Resources, Technical, Project and Safety
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Curious, persistent problem solver with natural tendency to ask questions
  • Strong focus on safety and process improvement
  • Possesses drive, initiative and works well in cross functional teams

We Have:
  • More than $400 million recently invested into improving and growing the Pulp & Paper Division, with significant future capital investment planned at all four of our Pulp and Paper Mills
  • Career growth opportunities in Operations, Maintenance, Engineering, Leadership, and many other disciplines

Significant investment in training including partnerships with some of the best Educational Institutions in the country.
The Company:
  • Founded in 1882, J.D. Irving, Limited (JDI) has operations in Eastern Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, Ontario, Newfoundland and Labrador), and the United States. We are a team of 18,000 dedicated employees.

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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The Pulp and Paper Division is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.
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