Career Opportunities

The following list is a sample of positions in our organization. We will review all applications received.

Engineering-Senior Designers & Detailers
Qualifications
: Design Technologist Diploma/Mechanical Engineering Degree and experience in the design of machinery and components. Preference given to individuals with SAW MILL experience, experience with CAD software (CADRA or AUTOCAD) is required.
Contact: R Chapman, 8320 River Road, Delta, BC, V4G 1B5, Email: hr@optimil.com

Mechanical Service Representative
On site customer support for new equipment installations and routine service trips.
Qualifications: Millwright or similar training in a sawmill environment, ability to provide training to mill personnel on maintenance and proper use of equipment, familiarity with sharp chain systems, spline guiding systems, hydraulic pneumatics and process manufacturing.
Send resume attention to: R Chapman

8320 River Road, Delta, BC, V4G 1B5, Email: hr@optimil.com

Technologist (Electronics)
Qualifications: Diploma in Electronics engineering or equivalent experience. Minimum one to three years experience.
Requirements: Successful candidate would be required to do board level engineering/design/assembly and troubleshooting. Training and experience in the following areas are assets: Embedded Micro controller design and programming (Microchip, Analog devices, Siemens). Autocad/Borland C++ builder/NT 4.0 environment/Win32 API, Win95 minimum/Microsoft Office 97, Customer telephone support.
We are looking for an individual with interpersonal and communication skills to work as an effective member of our controls group team.
Contact: R Chapman 8320 River Road, Delta, BC, V4G 1B5, Email: hr@optimil.com

Industrial Controls Engineer or Technologist
Qualifications: Degree or Diploma in Electrical Engineering or equivalent experience. Minimum one to three years experience in the sawmill industry.
Requirements: Successful candidate would be required to manage projects from electrical design layout to configuring and programming in the real-time machine control environment. Experience with Allen-Bradley PLC 5 series programmable logic controllers would be an asset. Training and experience in the following areas are assets: AutoCAD/Visual Basic 6.0/NT 4.0 Environment, Win95 minimum/Microsoft Office 97/Programmable Logic Controllers/Human Machine Interface Software (Wonderware, RSView), Customer telephone support.
We are looking for an individual with interpersonal and communication skills to work as an effective member of our controls group team.
Contact: R Chapman 8320 River Road, Delta, BC, V4G 1B5, Email:
hr@optimil.com

CNC Operators
Optimil currently has 4 CNC vertical milling centres, 3 CNC turning centres which operate on the GIBBS and SmartCAM programs. We are looking for a programmer, who has exceptional experience in programming CNC milling centres. We offer competitive rates in a non-union environment.
Contact: R Chapman 8320 River Road, Delta, BC, V4G 1B5

Machinists
Our machine shop includes Horizontal Boring Mills, Vertical Boring Mills, Lathes, Mills and Drills. Optimil requires individuals with precision machining experience. 

Fabricators
Optimil requires metal fabricators with experience in light metal and/or heavy metal steel fabrication. Preference will be given to individuals with "JOURNEYMAN" certification. 

Machine Fitters
Optimil requires millrights and machine fitters to perform assembly of our sawmill equipment. Preference will be given to individual with "JOURNEYMAN" certification. 

Apprenticeship
Optimil participates in the apprenticeship programs for each of our departments and grants "JOURNEYMAN" certificates to all employees who complete the required training and school course work.

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