Process Programmer (NOC Code 2233 under NOC 2011)

Norbord Inc.

100 Mile House, BC

Title of position:

Process Programmer (NOC Code 2233 under NOC 2011)

Terms of employment:

Permanent, full-time (40 hours per week, overtime not applicable)

Job duties:

§   Configuring and developing industrial computer network systems for HMI and PLC systems;

§   Optimizing the facilities’ process control systems as well as improving reliability of the process systems;

§   Supervising and performing HMI, VFD and PLC programming;

§   Performing field startup tasks;

§   Coordinating instrumentation calibration and maintenance support;

§   Supporting the operations and maintenance groups during normal and abnormal plant operation;

§   Updating CAD drawings for process and instrumentation diagrams;

§   Maintaining of equipment and/or process related software;

§   Participating in an on-call system designed to provide resources to production team during off hours; and

§   Other duties assigned and consistent with the role.


Annual salary of $60,000.00 ($28.84 hourly approximately); 40 hours per week subject to job requirements; work hours may change without notice; annual salary review


Annual Incentive Plan (approximately 10% bonus) subject to both company and individual performance;

Defined Contribution Pension Plan;

Cost-shared benefits program, including medical and dental coverage, group insurance plans and disability coverage, Health Care Spending Account, optional life or AD&D coverage (benefit plans may change without notice);

Two to three weeks of annual vacation subject to industrial experience and in accordance with company vacation policy;

Employee Share Saving Plan subject to a one-year waiting period;

Relocation expenses cover under company moving policy.

Location of work:

Remote location near 100 Mile House, BC

Company operating name:


Business address:

Plant located at Box 67, Exeter Road, 100 Mile House, BC, Canada V0K 2E0

Contact information:

Contact: Myrin Toews

Tel: 1-250-395-6200

Fax: 1-250-395-6201

Email address: (Please send resumes by email.)

Mailing address: Box 67, 100 Mile House, BC, Canada V0K 2E0

Skill requirements:


College diploma or university degree in Instrumentation Technology or Electrical Engineering


A minimum of two (2) years’ experience with process control and instrumentation is required;

Experience working with smart field devices, Allen Bradley CLX (motion control), and PLC5 PLCs, VFDs and instrumentation such as control valves, process analyzers, flow, pressure and temperature transmitters as well as PID and tuning controls are areas considered in the selection process;

Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills, oral and written communication skills are necessary.

(Candidates who are Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority. Other candidates must have a valid Work Permit to work in Canada.)