Address: Hwy 22 South PO Box 7739 Ste B, Drayton Valley, Alberta, Canada T7A 1S8
Weyerhaeuser Timberlands Divisions
(Weyerhaeuser Company Limited) are seeking up to15 or more highly motivated individuals to assist us with our
general forestry operations.These positions will run from early May 2021 until the end of August
2021. Additionallonger term 8-12 month positions may be
available for the appropriate candidate.
Weyerhaeuser operations are located
in Alberta (Drayton Valley, Edson, and GrandePrairie), Saskatchewan
(Hudson Bay), Ontario (Kenora) and British Columbia (Princeton
The successful candidates will be
responsible for assisting our company operations in theareas of
Forest Measurements, Silviculture, Harvest and Haul Operations,
OperationalPlanning, and/or Road Development. There are 15
developmental opportunities available,with 4 in Drayton Valley
and/or Edson, Alberta (Pembina Timberlands), 7 in Grande
Prairie,Alberta and 4 in Hudson Bay, Saskatchewan.
To be considered, please apply
online no later than October 9 2020.
We are looking for:
Students currently enrolled in a 2 or 4 year
forestry or resource managementprogram, where graduating students
will only be considered if they are continuingon to further
education following summer employment.
Additional qualifications are:
Strong safety values and behaviors
Strong communication and team working skills
Physical ability for field work including ATV and 4WD pickup
operation Understanding of sound environmental practices
High comfort level with working and traveling in remote
forestland areas Previous forestry operations experience would be a
Valid drivers license without conditions (varies by
Assets include experience compassing & using a GPS, valid
First Aid training, ATVSafety Course, driving pickups including
pulling a trailer, and Microsoft Officeexperience.
Weyerhaeuser offers a competitive compensation package
including certain benefits for temporary positions. The
specificcompensation will be commensurate with the experience and
capabilities of the successfulcandidate. Relocation reimbursement,
training, and all personal protective equipmentprovided.
We believe trees are a remarkable resource that can and should
be managed responsibly to make a range of products that meet human
needs, while also providing recreation, wildlife habitat, and
other important ecosystem benefits.
For more than a century, we’ve been taking care of
forests to make life better.
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.