The GreenestWorkforce is pleased to introduce the summer 2014 Green Dream Interns! These 14 students, from across the country, competed in the Green Dream Internship contest held in the fall of 2013 and won the opportunity of a lifetime: A four month paid summer internship at one of eight leading forest product companies across the country, and an iPad Mini to blog about their experience working in the forest products industry. Read their posts below!
This past week I spent more time on the planning side of the Weyerhaeuser operation. I had the opportunity to go out with Al Lawes of Lawes Forest Management, one of the planning contactors for Weyerhaeuser and walked some of the blocks that he...
Earlier in the week, in my blog titled “A Fiery Situation”, I mentioned how the local Fire Station and City Hall were on fire. Well, the good news is that the buildings survived, but there is approximately $1.5million in damages to...
Hello fellow readers, I have really been enjoying my work here at DMI in Peace River Alberta. My mentor has taught me a great deal about the pulping industry, but there has also been an unanticipated benefit of moving 8 hours north of my hometown:...
Many of us dream big of a rewarding career, but this summer, I’m dreaming bigger with a career with perks.
As a human resources intern, I get to work at Tolko’s state-of-the-art corporate headquarters completed in 2008, surrounded by...
Layout and Beetle Infestation
By Riley Finn on July 29 2014
From Fire To Foam
By Robert Silliker on July 25 2014
By Cory Shannon on July 25 2014
Dream Big: A Rewarding Career (with perks!)
By Jeremy Woo on July 25 2014
The Connections We Make
By Kyle Rosychuk on July 24 2014