Optimil machinery building in Delta producing sawmill machinery

Optimil Careers

Join Our Team

We’re always looking for workers who appreciate a dynamic, enthusiastic work environment and are willing to learn. Check the below postings, apply and start your career with Optimil today!

Engineering-Senior Designers & Detailers

Qualifications: Design Technologist Diploma/Mechanical Engineering Degree and experience in the design of machinery and components. Preference given to individuals with SAWMILL experience, experience with CAD software (CADRA or AUTOCAD) is required. 

Mechanical Service Representative 

On site customer support for new equipment installantions and routine service trips. Qualifications: Millwright or similar training in a sawmill environment, ability to provide training to mill personnel on maintenance and proper use of equipment, familiarity with sharp chain systems, spline guiding systems, hydraulic pneumatics and process manufacturing. 

CNC Operators 

Optimil currently has 4 CNC vertical milling centres and 3 CNC turning centres which operate on the GIBBS and SmartCAM programs. We are looking for a programmer who has exceptional experience in programming CNC milling centres.




Our machine shop includes Horizontal Boring Mills, Vertical Boring Mills, Lathes, Mills and Drills. Optimil requires individuals with precision machining experience. 


Optimil requires metal fabricators with experience in light metal and/or heavy metal steel fabrication. Preference will be given to those with “JOURNEYMAN” certification. 

Machine Fitters 

Optimil requires millwrights and machine fitters to perform assembly of our sawmill equipment. Preference will be given to individuals with “JOURNEYMAN” certification. 


Optimil participates in the apprenticeship programs for each of our departments and grants ‘JOURNEYMAN’ certificates to all employees who complete the require training and school course work. 

Send your application to hr@optimil.com