E&I Project Specialist
in Multiple Locations

Multiple Locations
Lake Utopia, NB | Saint John, NB
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 23001075
We are currently looking for an E&I Project Specialist to join our team at Lake Utopia Paper based in St. George, New Brunswick.
This opportunity would be ideal for candidates looking to broaden their experience in project management and execution. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting both smaller and larger scale project work at Lake Utopia Paper. As the Electrical & Instrumentation Project Specialist, you will be responsible for interfacing with mill personnel and third party contractors, commissioning new systems, and act as the liaison between internal project groups and external support.
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 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:
  • Education Required: Post-secondary education in Electrical Engineering, 2 years' post- secondary in the electrical/ instrumentation discipline (ICT, EET), or equivalent
  • Minimum 5 years' experience in project work in heavy industry (process/manufacturing) or construction
  • Project Management Professional, or work towards such a designation would be considered an asset
  • Experience in electrical distribution, AC drives, PLC, DCS and general instrumentation considered an asset
  • Strong organizational and communication skills

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. Our dedicated team of 18,000 employees work in a diverse set of business sectors including Forestry & Forest Products, Agriculture, Construction & Equipment, Consumer Products, Food, Retail, Shipbuilding, Transportation & Logistics, among others.
To Apply for this Career Opportunity:
Please apply online.
We appreciate your interest in our company! Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
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Lake Utopia Paper 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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