Casual Payroll/Accounting Relief

Date Posted: November 25, 2017
Job Location: Hinton
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Address: 760 Switzer Drive, Hinton, Alberta, Canada T7V 1V7

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading forest products company in North
America. Our goals are straightforward – leadership through profit,
responsibility in communities, excellence in people and strength in

Our Hinton Pulp Division has an immediate opening for:


Reporting to the Assistant Controller, this position will
provide relief within our accounting group on a casual basis. This
position has the opportunity to improve mill processes as a valued
member of the administrative group.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Payroll support
  • Coverage for accounting personnel as required, including
    financial analysis, cost accounting, budgetary planning, and
    month-end closing


  • Relevant post-secondary education
  • Demonstrated payroll and accounting experience
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and organization
  • A comprehensive knowledge of computerized accounting
  • Familiarity with working with labour agreements would be
    considered an asset
  • Possesses or is actively working towards completing a relevant
    designation would be considered a strong asset

Our employees drive our success. We believe in providing
opportunities for growth and advancement and are looking for
someone who wants to build their career in our company.

We are located in Hinton, Alberta, 20 minutes east of Jasper
National Park, and 2½ hours west of Edmonton.   Hinton,
set amidst the stunning scenery of the Alberta Rockies, is a modern
community of 10,000 offering terrific lifestyles for individuals
and families. Our region is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise, with
exciting activities from skiing, snowmobiling, camping, hiking,
fishing, hunting, and ATV’s. Hinton features a full-service acute
care hospital, major retail and restaurant chains, community parks
and pools, educational institutions for pre-school through
post-secondary. To learn more, visit the Town of Hinton Web site:

Interested applicants should apply online by sending their
resume, cover letter, and transcripts/proof of qualifications in
confidence. To apply, click on our job ad at and
then click “apply now” in green at the top of the page.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those
selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone enquiries

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English