Quality Control Supervisor

Date Posted: December 20, 2017
Job Location: Williams Lake
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.
Website: www.westfraser.com
Address: 4200 North MacKenzie Avenue, Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada V2G 2V5

Job Description

West Fraser is a growing, diversified wood products company with
facilities across western Canada and the southern United States.
North America’s largest lumber producer, West Fraser has been
recognized one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers five times. Our
investments in modern, competitive manufacturing facilities,
product innovation and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future.
Are you interested in working for a company that offers both a
challenging work environment and a rewarding career path? Our
Williams Lake Plywood Division, located in the town of Williams
Lake B.C., has an immediate opening for a:

Quality Control Supervisor

The Quality Control Supervisor will be responsible to serve as a
resource for the Williams Lake Plywood’s leadership group in the
Plywood Plant.  As a member of our supervisory team this
position will report to the General Manager. 

This position requires the following skills and

  • Strong oral and written communication skills and good team
    building skills
  • Goal oriented, detail oriented, and interested in advancement
    and professional growth
  • Capability to work in an unsupervised position effectively and
    be highly motivated
  • Maintaining and improving productivity and grade
  • Ability to push for continuous improvement in all areas of the
  • Trouble shoot and work with peers
  • Understand statistical process control and other process
    improvement tools
  • Good understanding in regards to safety, quality, production,
    cost control, and continuous improvement
  • Qualified applicants will have excellent computer skills
  • Possess a degree, diploma, or equivalent in wood processing,
    forestry, engineering, science or manufacturing or have
    optimization experience
  • Should be willing to work flexible hours and have a willingness
    to travel for training, information sharing and in development of
    the QC programs for the division
  • Must have demonstrated strong initiative and work habits

West Fraser is currently looking for individuals who are
interested in a full time long-term career. We offer an excellent
compensation package including: a competitive salary, excellent
benefits, and an outstanding pension plan. Our employees can expect
a challenging, stable, safe work environment with career
development opportunities.

The City of Williams Lake is situated in the Cariboo Region of
the Central Interior of British Columbia, Canada. It is the largest
urban center between Kamloops and Prince George, with a population
of 11,150 in city limits and an immediate service area of over
25,000. To learn more about Williams Lake visit www.tourismwilliamslake.com

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply at
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For more information on West Fraser and our current
opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only
those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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