West Fraser Smithers: Opportunities

Mill Operations

Date Posted: December 01, 2022

Job Location: Smithers

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


Address: 2375 Tatlow Rd P.O. Box 3130, Smithers, British Columbia, Canada V0J 2N0

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading diversified forest products company
with a division, Pacific Inland Resources, located in Smithers

West Frasers’ long-term timber harvesting contractors, partners
we work with in the Smithers area, have opportunities

Current Openings Available include:

  • Buncher
  • Skidder
  • Processor and Excavator
  • Operators
  • Logging Truck Drivers

If you are interested in joining a reliable team of professional
operators in the Smithers area, please specify which role you are
interested in and submit your resume to: Click on
the green “apply now” at the top of the page. Your applications
will be forwarded to our contractor partners.

Location Summary:

Smithers is a wonderful diverse community located in the Bulkley
Valley beside impressive 8494 ft tall Hudson Bay Mountain. There
are incredible recreational opportunities including world-class
salmon and steelhead fishing, hunting, back-country and lift
skiing, kayaking, canoeing, mountain biking, hiking, and more.
 The town has well established Elementary and High Schools,
two ice rinks, wonderful pubs and restaurants, a regional airport
with daily flights to Vancouver, and is considered a regional
center. Situated on Highway 16 about halfway between Prince Rupert
(the North Coast) and Prince George. 

About West Fraser: 

West Fraser is a leading forest products company. We are listed
on the TSX, NYSE, and recognized for the eighth time, as one of
Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Our goals are straightforward –
leadership through safety, profit, responsibility in communities,
excellence in people and strength in products.  

West Fraser Timber has over 60 locations across Canada, the
United States, and Europe. We believe strongly in promoting from
within and pride ourselves on providing a challenging environment
with continuous development. The successful candidate should be
interested in future growth opportunities within the company. West
Fraser offers an excellent compensation package including a
competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an outstanding pension

West Fraser believes inclusive, diverse teams build a more
vibrant workforce, safer operations, and a stronger company
overall. We strive to create workplaces and leadership teams that
are reflective of the diverse communities we are a part of. We will
not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis
of race, gender, national origin or any other protected legal

Apply now at and discover
more about our current opportunities! 

Internal Applicants click here:

Discover more about West Fraser’s current initiatives,
opportunities, and more, by visiting us on LinkedIn and Facebook

Leadership through safety, profit, responsibility in
communities, excellence in people and strength in


Job Conditions

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

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