We offer employee and management benefits, a safety-first attitude, and a management team that encourages professional development.

Process Control Technician

The BID Group of Companies is a North American leader in the design, manufacture, and support of world class equipment, services, and turnkey solutions for the solid wood processing industry. BID Group serves primarily the North American market and offers the most comprehensive range of products available, producing everything from mechanical equipment and PLCs to optimization systems equipped with digital machine vision technology. The company integrates its products & technology to deliver fully automated production lines. BID Group has over 1500 employees working in our many divisions located around North America.

As a Process Control technician, you will perform service, maintain, install and upgrade systems from the Comact optimization product line at customers sites across North America.



  • Complete on-site customer service visits to ensure equipment meets quality and performance standards
  • Upgrade optimization systems with advance technologies
  • Quality control and software technical troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Provide training to customers
  • Work irregular hours and overtime as required
  • Tune optimization systems to maximize lumber values, grade and recovery



  • Have a diploma, degree or trade qualification in process control, quality control or the equivalent experience
  • Ability to travel to mill locations in North America
  • Strong communication skills and customer oriented
  • Capability of working under-pressure
  • Electronics/hardware troubleshooting and problem-solving skills on industrial equipment is an asset
  • Hardware and software application knowledge is an asset
  • Experience working in an industrial environment is an asset
  • Knowledge of lumber industry and/or lumber grading ticket is an asset



  • Competitive compensation plan and retirement savings plan
  • Full time, permanent position (40 hours/week) with paid overtime
  • Health care insurance



If interested in working with us, please send your resume to HR.USA@bidgroup.ca  and reference the posting name. We encourage graduates to apply for this position. Only those candidates whose application meets the qualifications of the position applied will receive a response. Thank you for your interest.

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