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Forestry Supervisor - Operations

Woodlands

Date Posted: July 22, 2020

Job Location: Princeton

Job Number: 01015090

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: Weyerhaeuser Company Limited

Website: www.weyerhaeuser.com

Address: 201 Old Hedley Road, Princeton, British Columbia, Canada V0X 1W0

Job Description

About Weyerhaeuser

Weyerhaeuser Company (www.weyerhaeuser.com/) owns and manages approximately
13 million acres of commercial timberlands in the U.S., including a
southern ownership that extends from the east coast of North
Carolina and Florida to eastern Oklahoma. Weyerhaeuser is committed
to sustainable forest management that includes protecting aquatic
resources and all ownership is certified under the Sustainable
Forestry Initiative (SFI).

We have been in business for 120 years and believe strongly in our
core values of safety, integrity, citizenship and sustainability.
The company has been named as one of the World?s Most EthicalCompanies? for the last 11 years
and has achieved numerous other awards and recognition that can be
found on our website. Our manufacturing facilities in North America
produce lumber, oriented strand board, engineered wood products,
veneer, plywood and medium density fiber board.

We offer a competitive salary, a performance-based incentive plan,
comprehensive benefits and the opportunity to grow your career at
sites in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Ontario and across the U.S.

Check us out at www.weyerhaeuser.com

About Princeton:

Situated at the confluence of the Similkameen and Tulameen Rivers,
Princeton is an hour away from the south Okanagan and 3 hours from
the Lower Mainland. Recreation amenities in and immediately
adjacent to town include an 18 hole golf course, a curling rink, an
indoor arena, an outdoor pool, ATV trails, mountain bike trails,
and groomed nordic ski trails. The town hosts an annual rodeo, an
outdoor music festival, and is home to a regional library, a museum
and an active community theater group.

Regionally within an hour?s drive are two ski resorts (Manning Park
Resort, Apex Mountain Resort), two nordic centers, two provincial
parks, and an endless supply of lakes, hills, mountains and trails
to explore. Within this beautiful natural setting, hunting,
fishing, camping, hiking and white water kayaking are some of the
many outdoor pursuits enjoyed by local residents.

For more information about Princeton, go to www.princeton.ca

Background:

Weyerhaeuser Princeton Timberlands is looking to hire a Forestry
Supervisor. As the successful candidate you will be part of an
empowered and professional team that manages forestry operations in
the Similkameen and Okanagan Regions of Southern British Columbia.
The team is responsible for providing the Weyerhaeuser sawmill in
Princeton and other wood using facilities in the region with 1.2
million m3/year of wood from TFL 59, forest licenses, management
agreements and wood purchases.

Key Functions:

Your assignment will be based out of our Princeton office working
within the Operations Team reporting to the Operations
Superintendent.

The Operations Team is responsible for timber harvest & haul
and associated road development and maintenance activities. As part
of this team your specific duties would include:

  • Providing safety leadership
  • Ensuring compliance with safety, contractual and environmental
    management systems
  • Harvest scheduling, log delivery, quality and cost
    forecasting
  • Road construction

Requirements

  • Demonstrated leadership in safety
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, and develop
    effective working relationships
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a team
    member
  • Registered or eligible for ABCFP registration
  • A minimum of 5 years? experience in forest operations or
    operational planning
About Weyerhaeuser
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make
the world a better place. We?re serious about safety, driven to
achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business
lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of
exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are
passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you
to choose us.

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are
committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in
employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with
disabilities and protected veterans.

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Job Conditions

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

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