Pulp Mill Machine Operator Alternative titles: Papermaker, Cook - pulp and paper, Washerman/Washerwoman, Washer Operator, Pulp Dryer Operator

$30.00/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Monitor the transformation process of wood into pulp.
  • Operate machinery used for supply and transformation (such as screening equipment, bleaching equipment, digesters, mixing tanks, washers).
  • Set automated controls.
  • Perform general maintenance on machinery.
  • Take samples and perform chemical tests on products.

Is it right for you?

  • You have excellent eyesight and good physical stamina.
  • You are meticulous, precise and responsible.
  • You have good manual dexterity.


Pâtes et papiers - Opérations Program available in French only

Job Placement Rate
80% Job Placement Rate
5% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 1170h
9 to 10 months
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