Date Posted: August 23, 2017
Job Location: Atikokan
Job Number: GWF-71977
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: Woodlands Contractors
Address: 601 Sapawe Road, Atikokan, Ontario, Canada P0T 1C0

Job Description

Independent harvesting contractors who supply wood to Resolute Forest Products in Northwestern Ontario are looking for supervisors to oversee the workflow of their operations.

- Ensure workers are meeting high safety standards
- Ensure employees are working efficiently
- Conflict management and resolving issues that arise
- Problem solving in a fast-paced environment
- Act as a link between subordinates and upper management
- Ability to remain calm under pressure

- Experience in a leadership or supervisory role
- Knowledgeable and experienced in a logging operation

Supervisors are expected to be at the operation daily. Location and specific dynamics of operations vary, depending on the contractor. Some contractors require workers to live in camps during the week, and some require daily commuting to the operation.
All contractors are committed to safe, environmentally compliant operations and offer competitive wages.

Job Conditions

  • Travelling may be required.
  • Overtime may be required.
  • Shift work may be required.

  • Minimum experience: 1 to 2 years
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English