Website Apollo Forest Products Ltd


A step in the right direction!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Certified Electrician at Apollo Forest Products in Fort St. James, BC!

About Us

Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd. is an integrated wood products manufacturing company with operations throughout north-central British Columbia.  Since 1962 the dedicated team at Sinclar Group has been building strong and stable businesses by encouraging leadership and innovation in our workforce, upholding the family values that framed our beginnings, and respecting the needs of the communities in which we all live and work.

Working with integrity is fundamental to the Sinclar Group of Companies.  The health and safety of our employees, our commitment to responsible environmental stewardship, ethical dealings with our business partners, and contributing to the economic and social fabric of the communities in which we operate define the essence of who we are.

Apollo Forest Products, a part of Sinclar Group Forest Products since 1969, is a major employer in the community of Fort St. James, deriving significant benefit from a capable and committed workforce.  With its strong and secure fibre basket, the Apollo mill produces 150 million board feet of premium quality stud lumber annually.

While our focus is meeting the needs of our customers, our success is driven by our people.

The Opportunity  –  Certified Electrician

Various Shifts: Sunday to Thursday or Monday to Friday to support afternoon or graveyards shifts.

With your enthusiastic approach and focus on results, you will contribute to the positive culture and supportive work environment within our company.  Using your specialized knowledge of local and provincial electrical code and safety procedures, you will be responsible for controlling, installing, troubleshooting, maintaining and repairing all electrical systems on Apollo facilities.

Working with Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) and Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) along with other communication protocols required for controller networking, you will install and make modifications to fixtures and equipment, carry out preventative maintenance and install cabling, ensuring all electrical work performed meets all applicable industry regulatory safety and quality standards.  You will interpret, clarify, document and convey information in graphic, written and verbal formats to technical and non-technical audiences and participate in coordinating electrical projects.

You will possess a Red Seal Electrician certification and have relevant experience in an industrial maintenance environment. With a firm and steadfast commitment to safety, you demonstrate strong and effective communication skills, as well as the ability to collaborate and work cooperatively within your immediate team and across the organization. Industry experience in lumber or manufacturing and familiarity with PLC and Variable Frequency Drives are assets.


In a community that offers affordable housing and an idyllic lifestyle for those who enjoy the great outdoors, Fort St. James is an energetic, active and diverse community that genuinely reflects the northern way of life.  The gateway to an abundance of trails, mountains and a chain of rivers and lakes that traverse 400 kilometers of central British Columbia, Fort St. James is known for opening its doors and showing its visitors and new residents the beauty of the north.

Want to know more?  Take a virtual tour of Fort St. James here!

Join Our Team!

If you are interested in joining an organization that is committed to sustainable growth and innovation while supporting healthy and vibrant communities, please forward your resume to: and quote “Certified Electrician – Apollo” in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The initial review of applications will begin immediately.

We thank all applicants for their interest however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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