OverviewPinnacle Renewable Energy Operator Full Time in Armstrong, BC
Pinnacle Renewable Energy
Branch Armstrong BC CA
Activities supporting the manufacturing of pellets. High school diploma or equivalent. Shares a vision of supporting the….
Under the supervision of the Armstrong’s Plant Management, the Operator position a number of
activities supporting the manufacturing of pellets. This positions starting wage is $20.30. Once
successfully completing the 3 month probationary period the wage increases to $22.34. Shifts are
Thursday and Friday, 8 hr shifts followed by Saturday and Sunday, 12 hr shift. this set equals 40 hrs per
week. This is a permanent, full time position located in Armstrong, BC.
Duties and Responsibilities
Responsible for performing a variety of construction, repair, installation and maintenance activities that support Pinnacle’s pellet production systems.
Operates a variety of equipment and tools related to maintenance and rail activities as well as performing related duties as:
Ensure the highest level of safety standard, ensuring compliance with all applicable government regulations and corporate policies.
Performs cleaning tasks per daily, weekly or monthly schedules or as assigned by the Plant Manager or their designate.
Assists in safely and efficiently loading of rail cars.
Assists in loading pellets and completing the necessary administrative tasks for shipping of pelletized pellets.
Participates in continuous improvement and quality control initiatives.
Operates mobile equipment as assigned.
Reports safety incidents and or infractions.
Assists maintenance staff or completes basic maintenance tasks when plant is down alone or under the direction of maintenance staff.
Able to operate mobile equipment safely and efficiently once designated and trained.
Can complete forms and basic checklists associated with cleanup and rail car loading.
Adaptable to changes in work schedules or work tasks.
Must be a team player with excellent interpersonal, analytical, problem solving skills.
High school diploma or equivalent
Experience in heavy industry operations an asset
Excellent interpersonal, oral and written skills
Good mechanical aptitude
Valid Driver’s license
Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc, a private company founded by the Swaan family of Quesnel, has been in
operation for over twenty years and is the longest established pellet producer in Western Canada.
Located in the heart of the lumber industry in central B.C., Canada, Pinnacle produces a variety of
products carrying our name, including softwood pellet fuel, animal bedding and natural sorbent. A large
portion of our production is for the bulk domestic and overseas market. Today, Pinnacle operates seven
pellet plants across BC with a production capacity well over 1 million tons annually. All Pinnacle plants
operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Pinnacle Renewable Energy Inc. shares a vision of supporting the
communities of British Columbia impacted by the Mountain Pine Beetle epidemic and is proud to take
an environmentally responsible, proactive step towards creating meaningful employment in a manner
that will integrate with the needs of the sawmills upon which these communities depend.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Armstrong, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-12-05