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Electrical & Instrumentation Journeyman / Industrial Electrician

Country:  United States
Country/Region:  Un
City:  Cloquet
State/Province:  Minnesota


Career Opportunity


Sappi North America is a division of Sappi Limited, a global company headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa, with manufacturing operations on four continents in nine countries with sales offices in 50 countries. The Cloquet Mill, located on the banks of the St. Louis River, produces some of the highest quality heavyweight web and sheet fed products in the world.  The original mill opened in 1898 and has undergone a variety of changes and improvements over the years, most-recently (2013) to convert the pulp mill into a producer of Verve, a dissolving pulp used primarily for the textile markets. With the conversion, the pulp mill is now able to swing between dissolving wood pulp and Kraft pulp based on market needs.  With a focus on responsible and sustainable operations, the Cloquet Mill is focused on energy savings improvements which have led to local, state, and national environmental recognition.


Position (job title):  E&I Journeyman 

Work Site:  Mill Cloquet 


Position (job title):

E&I Journeyman - Union NCF&O of Local 32BJ/SEIU Chapter 939



Benefits: Medical, Dental, 401K, Pension, Paid Vacation
Wage: $35.43 with progression opportunities up to $41.21

Reports to (position title):

Area Superintendent

Work Site (city, state):

Cloquet, MN

Entry requirements:

  • Must have an applicable (2) year technical degree or in the final semester of obtaining an applicable (2) year technical degree. We will also consider candidates who have a minimum of (4) years of current experience in an industrial or military electrical and/or instrumentation environment.
  • Candidate must be willing to work in a team environment with varying work schedules; to include shift work.




This position offers the opportunity to work and grow in a vibrant, forward thinking mill with a highly-skilled workforce that is team-oriented, self-directed.


Desired Qualifications:


  • Strong instrument and/or electrical background with experience in process control instrumentation.
  • Experience with hands on maintenance and troubleshooting of DCS & PLC Systems, control circuits both medium and low voltage, AC & DC VFDs, and/or instruments used to measure and control variables such as pressure, flow, temperature, level and consistency.


HR Contact for Questions:  Danna Carol Skull 

Contact Information:  12188792393 , 

Sappi provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Sappi complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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