Are you ready to discover opportunity with one of North
America’s most successful forest companies? Rated as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for four years, we are a
growing Company looking for talented people to be part of our
West Fraser, Hinton/Edson Woodlands has an
immediate opening for an:
Reporting to the Operations Superintendent, the Operations
Supervisor will work individually and with a team of professionals
responsible for all aspects of forest operations.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Supervise timber harvesting, hauling, road construction and
Ensure that production, quality, environmental and legal
requirements are met in a safe and cost effective manner
Contract management, contractor supervision, liaison with
government officials and coordination with planning and
Desired Qualifications and Qualities:
Highly motivated, career-minded individual
Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Possess a Registered Professional Forester (RPF) or Registered
Professional Forest Technologist (RPFT) designation for Alberta (or
be eligible and willing to earn this designation)
Prior experience in logging and hauling would be an asset
At West Fraser, we believe in giving our employees a challenge
they can rise to. We are looking for individuals who are interested
in career advancement for progression through various aspects of
our business. We offer an excellent compensation package including
a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an outstanding pension
This position is based out of Hinton, Alberta, 20 minutes east
of Jasper National Park and 2.5 hours west of Edmonton, Alberta.
Set amidst the stunning scenery of the Alberta Rockies, the
Hinton/Edson Woodlands team supports sawmills in Hinton and Edson
as well as a pulp mill in Hinton. The Hinton operation has been
proudly practicing sustainable forest management for over 60 years
on its local forest tenure. Hinton is a community of 10,000
offering terrific lifestyles for individuals and families. To learn
more, visit the Town of Hinton website: www.town.hinton.ab.ca.
If this position sounds like the career for you, apply at www.westfraser.com/jobs click “apply
now” in green at the top of the page.
Head Office: 858 Beatty Street, Suite 501, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada V6B 1C1
West Fraser is a diversified wood products company producing lumber, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp, newsprint, wood chips and energy with facilities in western Canada and the southern United States. West Fraser has approximately 8,000 employees and is headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia.