Forklift Operators

Mill Operations

Date Posted: February 08, 2023

Job Location: Chetwynd

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


Address: 3598 W Fraser 89 P.O. Box 330, Chetwynd, British Columbia, Canada V0C 1J0

Job Description

Are you ready to discover opportunity with one of North
America’s most successful forest companies? Our employees drive our
success.  We believe in providing opportunities for growth and
advancement and are looking for people who want to build their
career in our company. Discover what you can achieve with West
Fraser. Chetwynd Forest Industries, a division of West Fraser Mills
Ltd. is accepting applications for:



  • Strong commitment to working safely
  • Performing daily inspections of lift trucks and completing
    required forms
  • Ensuring lift truck maintenance and servicing requirements are
  • Loading and unloading materials in a safe and efficient
  • Checking load contents for accuracy and securing materials
  • Ensuring that all products are shipped on schedule
  • Maintaining contact with supervisor(s) and working to resolve
    any issues as they may they arise
  • Following all regulations, company policies, and

Our ideal candidate would

  • Valid forklift certification
  • Minimum two years of experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Our West Fraser values (including integrity, humility,
    teamwork, frugality, innovation, competitiveness, and respect)
  • The desire to learn, grow and succeed
  • Industrial experience and post-secondary education would be
    considered an asset
  • Strong commitment to working safely


Chetwynd is a growing, family-friendly community located on the
eastern foothills of the Rocky Mountains and offers excellent year
round recreational activities. Our mill and forest operations form
an integral part of the community, providing economic stability to
employees and families that live in the Chetwynd area. For more
information about Chetwynd, visit

About West

West Fraser is a leading forest products company. We are
listed on the TSX, NYSE and recognized for the tenth 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

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

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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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