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Maintenance Engineer

Website Richmond Plywood Corporation

Richply, a world-class plywood manufacturing facility, is looking for a full-time Maintenance Engineer for their first-class steam plant.

Required Qualifications

  • 4th Class or higher Power Engineer Certificate valid in BC.
  • Minimum 10 years of maintenance experience in first class plant and/or second-class plant high pressure steam plant.



  • Perform planned, preventative, corrective maintenance and regular repairs with minimum supervision in first-class steam plant.
  • Maintenance/repair of steam plant equipment providing steam, water, compressed air and condensate recovery.
  • Repair various equipment such as PRV’s, steam traps, pumps, and biomass and natural gas fired boilers and auxiliary equipment.
  • Have experience in using the oxygen/acetylene torch and basic welding.
  • Inventory of parts, materials and supplies in steam plant.
  • Ensure efficient operation of steam supply and condensate return including lines, valves, traps, heat exchangers and pumps.
  • Completion of work orders as assigned and working with contractors as needed.
  • Work with operations departments to maintain, troubleshoot and repair Boilerhouse equipment in production areas.
  • Daily repairs to equipment causing losses or inefficiencies in the steam plant.
  • Other duties assigned by shift engineer and/or chief engineer.


Work Conditions/Schedule

  • Work on weekends, long weekends and overtime as required (Regular shift Sunday – Thursday 06:45– 14:45).
  • Physically able to perform the job.
  • Able to work from boom lifts at high elevations.
  • Good attendance record.
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of the organization and to adapt quickly to changing priorities.
  • Commitment to safety and the environment.
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions, climb stairs and ladders, work at heights, lift up to 50lbs and work in dusty environments.
  • Knowledge of basic mechanical, electro-mechanical and electronic (computerized) controls safely and efficiently.
  • Operate mechanical and power tools safely and efficiently.


Work Location: In person

To apply for this job email your details to careers-admin@richply.com

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