Tell us about your business/organization and what makes you stand out as an employer?
At Catalyst Paper, we manufacture diverse specialty printing papers, newsprint and pulp for retailers, publishers and commercial printers. Our operating philosophy is all about personal accountability – each of us being fully accountable for our own behaviours, actions and holding ourselves to a higher standard in both what we do and how we do it. Our operating philosophy stands firm on five key components: safety and environmental stewardship, financial performance, leadership, operational excellence, sales and customer service.
How many employees do you have?
Catalyst employs 2574 employees in Canada and the US, and we are growing!
What do you look for in a new employee?
We prefer to employ members of the local communities in which we operate. The paper industry is challenging, demanding, competitive and rewarding. If you thrive on solving technical challenges, value growth and opportunity, and appreciate living in some of North America’s most spectacular places, Catalyst may be the place for you.
What advice would you give someone who wants to work for your organization?
Whether you are just starting out or have years of experience to offer, there’s opportunity at Catalyst for innovative thinkers and seasoned experts. If you thrive on solving complex problems and/or have exemplary accomplishments in your field, let us know about it in a cover letter to set yourself apart from other candidates.
We encourage you to visit our Career Centre regularly for new opportunities and to keep your resume as well as contact information up to date. We look forward to working with you to match your talents with a great opportunity.
Do you anticipate hiring in the next 6 months? If so for what types of positions?
Yes, we anticipate opportunities for entry level labourers, Millwrights and Electricians.
What is the best way for someone to apply if they are interested in working for your organization?
Applicants must apply online by visiting our careers page http://www.catalystpaper.com/careers. Here you will find current job postings for our Canadian and US operations located in Richmond, Crofton, Port Alberni, Powell River, Surrey, Biron, Rumford and Dayton. We are also great advocates of LinkedIn, so candidates can access our current openings through our LinkedIn Careers webpage.