Offres d’emploi

Planning Forester

Opérations forestières

Date de publication : 25 octobre 2020

Lieu d’emploi : Hinton

Type d’emploi : Alternance travail-études

Début : Immédiatement

Entreprise : West Fraser Timber Co. Ltd.

Site Web :

Adresse : 99 West River Road, Hinton, Alberta, Canada T7V 1Y7

Descriptions d’emploi

West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest
products company. Listed on the TSX and rated as one of Canada’s
Top 100 Employers for seven years, we are a growing company looking
for talented people to be part of our team. Our investments in
modern, competitive manufacturing facilities, product innovation
and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future. Are you interested
in working for a company that offers both a challenging work
environment and a rewarding career path? Our Hinton Wood Products
Woodlands Team has an opportunity for a professional forester for
the following role:


Based out of Hinton and reporting to the Planning
Superintendent, the Planning Forester will take primary
responsibility for the development and submission of all annual
plans required to operate on company tenures. Your duties will
include timber and access reconnaissance, field layout, supervision
of contract layout, liaison with government, First Nations,
Trappers, oil and gas operators and other stakeholders. Other
duties may include DFMP planning, assisting with harvest
supervision, and silviculture projects. This position offers a
balanced mix of field and office work, while being home every

Candidates for this position should be registered as Forest
Practitioner in Alberta as an RPF or RFT. A minimum of three years
planning experience is required for this role. Candidates with
other forestry experience with a desire to expand their career as
an operational planner will also be considered.

At West Fraser, we believe in giving our employees a challenge
they can rise to. We are looking for individuals who are interested
in a full-time, long-term career.  We offer an excellent
compensation package including a competitive salary, excellent
benefits and an outstanding pension plan. West Fraser’s
operations are an integral part of our communities, providing
economic stability to employees and families that live in the and
around the area.

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply in
confidence, by emailing your resume and cover letter to:

For more information on West Fraser and our current
opportunities, visit our website at:

 We thank all candidates for their interest;
however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No
phone calls please.

Conditions d’emploi

  • Expérience minimum : 0 à 1 an
  • Niveau d'éducation minimum : 12e année ou l’équivalent
  • Langue : Anglais

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