Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North
American forest products company. Recognized for the eighth
time as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and one of Canada’s Best
Employers for Recent Graduates, we are a growing company looking
for talented people to be part of our team. The Woodlands Team
at our Sundre Division in Alberta, has an opportunity for a
Starting your career as an Assistant Forester provides you
opportunity for exposure in all aspects of a Woodland’s Team.
The Assistant Forester will have opportunity to gain skills through
assigned roles and responsibilities within the planning, harvest
operations, and silviculture department.
This position would commence after January 9, 2023.
Sundre is an exciting place to work. Located on the edge
of the Rockies and a short drive to Calgary. You would be
working with a great group of professionals that do their work well
but like to get out and play. This is an entry level position
that will expose the successful candidate to all parts of the work
that the woods’ group does. The position has a good mix of
field and office work. It is a great opportunity to get in on
the ground floor and to gain a better understanding of the
opportunities that exist within West Fraser. West Fraser
likes to promote from within so there will be opportunities to move
into more specific roles across West Fraser’s operating area.
West Fraser has woods divisions in Alberta, B.C. and eastern
We offer an excellent compensation package including a
competitive salary, excellent benefits and an outstanding pension
Sundre is a small community located on the edge of the
transition of farmland to rolling hills and mountains. Though
it is a small community it provides a full suite of services
including a hospital, swimming pool, gym, schools and shopping. It
is located on the Red Deer River and is the gateway to unlimited
outdoor recreation opportunities. It is only 20 mins to Olds
and 1 hour to Calgary. To learn more visit:
If this position sounds like the career for you, apply today in
confidence, by submitting your resume and cover letter to
We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only
those selected for an interview will be contacted.