IT Application Analyst, ERP


Date Posted: November 26, 2023

Job Location: Quesnel

Job Type: Coop

Start: Immediately

Company: West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.


Address: 1250 Brownmiller Road, Quesnel, British Columbia, Canada V2J 6P5

Job Description

West Fraser is a leading forest products company operating
across the Southern US and Western Canada – the largest lumber
producer in North America. We support our culture and develop our
team by promoting from within – many of our employees have built
whole careers with us. West Fraser is continuing
to expand, and we are looking for talented people to be part of our

Our teams have an opportunity for the role described below:

IT Application Analyst –
Enterprise Resource Planning Solutions

As part of the IT group, this role will provide support,
analysis, and development assistance for all technology supporting
the business’s inventory and supply chain areas for forestry
processes and procurement. This person will work closely with
operations staff, corporate leadership, and the IT department to
define and implement effective business process enhancements and
technology solutions.

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Providing technical support to users across a financial
    interface with reporting, system uptime, and integration
  • Defining technical solutions to business challenges with our
    inventory management technologies and implementing them
  • Being a lead resource in projects implementing new technologies
    and integration projects to support strategic initiatives
  • Cooperating with a team to keep systems operating and further
    our organization’s competitive advantage

The ideal candidate will possess the

  • Certificate, Diploma, or Degree in Information Technology,
    Engineering, or MIS from a recognized public or private program
    and/or 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills
  • A detailed and proactive approach to duties
  • Self-starter and inquisitive attitude to troubleshooting
  • Experience with the following will be considered an asset:
  • Past roles supporting and implementing enterprise inventory
    management technology
  • Forestry software such as Trimble/3LOG’s Log Inventory &
    Management System (LIMS)
  • Relational databases and corresponding tools such as Oracle SQL
    Developer, SS, Transact, PLSQL
  • Programming languages such as Pascal, C# .NET, Microsoft Visual
  • Systems integration, data conversion, and solution

Our compensation and benefits package:

  • Benefits starting Day 1 – medical, dental, disability, life,
    and more
  • Competitive starting pay with bonus potential
  • Retirement savings plan with company matching
  • Employee stock purchase plan
  • Paid vacations and holidays


10% expected – must be able to travel via car and air when
required to visit other sites

 How to Apply:

If you are ready to build your career in a company that thrives
on growth, a safe environment, rewarding challenges, and
opportunity, develop your career with us at West
Fraser: We thank all
candidates for their interest. Please apply through our online
application process – no phone or in-person inquiries.

West Fraser believes inclusive, diverse teams build a more
vibrant workforce, safe 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 characteristic. West
Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free

Job Conditions

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

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