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Solid Wood Manufacturing Employment Opportunities

Quality Hardwoods, seeks Timber Buyer / Procurement Forester in Sunfield, Michigan
Responsibilities:
Forester to purchase cut logs and timber in the Western Lower Peninsula of Michigan from Muskegon north to Traverse City. A degree in forestry is preferred. Experience purchasing private timber and cut logs is preferred. Applicant must be able to work independently and have excellent communication and administrative skills.
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Maibec, seeks Sawmill Manager in Presque Isle, Maine
Responsibilities:
The sawmill manager is responsible for the overall operation of the entire sawmill.
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Maibec, seeks Sawmill Process Engineer in Presque Isle, Maine
Responsibilities:
The process engineer manages the various production activities of the sawmill through supervisors and foremen to achieve planned production targets and to ensure the effective use of available resources.
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Rain Forest Sawmill, seeks Sawyer in Campbell River, British Columbia
Responsibilities:
Running a sawmill. Bucking logs, looking after a small crew. Self motivated, able to work alone without direction.
Qualifications & Experience:
Experience a must in sawing logs into lumber as well as dealing with custom orders.
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Ainsworth Engineered, seeks Lumber Purchasing Manager in Barwick, Ontario
Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Site Manager, the Production Manager is responsible for overseeing the safe, efficient and cost-effective production and shipping of quality oriented strand board products. This position oversees and coordinates activities of the production team, the log yard team and the shipping team in order to support the Company directed strategic plan and ensure quality products are available to customers.
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Pacific Pallet, western Canada’s largest pallet manufacturer, seeks Lumber Purchasing Manager in British Columbia
Responsibilities:
Purchasing lumber (largely utility, economy and #2 softwoods and some hardwoods)
Coordinating production with outside custom reman plants ensuring production levels and quality standards
Production scheduling, managing the company’s pallet assembly and repair operations
Working closely with other members of the management team to ensure outstanding product quality and superb customer service
Candidates may come from a background in lumber purchasing, lumber shipping, custom cut or remanufacturing.
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Northern Recruitment is advertising for a Sawmill Maintenance Manager in North Saskatchewan
Responsibilities:
This role will lead the budgeting, forecasting and expenditures relating to the maintenance of the sawmill and planer facilities and oversee the training of all maintenance staff and hourly personnel including apprentice trades people. Additionally, this opportunity will be assisting in the preparation of capital plans and the responsibility for the implementation of those plans. A key project focus for this role will be the maintenance and evolution of a Computerized Maintenance Management System.
Qualifications:
1. Absolute minimum of 5 years’ experience in a Maintenance Manager role in an industrial setting
2. Must know the difference between predictive and preventative maintenance
3. Must come from a manufacturing background
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Woodlands/Silviculture/Timber Harvest Employment Opportunities

Millar Western seeks Planning Forester in Alberta
Responsibilities:
Reporting to the Planning Superintendent, the Planning Forester will be responsible for coordinating road-and-block planning, as well as design and layout. The successful candidate will be charged with obtaining government approval of harvest plans and work as part of a team to supply fibre to our Whitecourt and Fox Creek mills.
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Molpus Timberlands Management, seeks Division Forester in Virginia, Virginia
Responsibilities:
Under the direct supervision of a Molpus Timberlands Management Property Manager or Director, a Division Forester manages any and all functions relative to land management activities and marketing and harvesting forest products on lands owned by clients of Molpus Timberlands Management, LLC that are within a specific geographic division.
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AV Group, seeks Process Improvement Lead in New Brunswick
Reporting to the Woodlands Manager, the Process Improvement Lead will play a key role in the Woodlands department. The Process Improvement Lead will be expected to lead and track the success of process improvement initiatives
Responsibilities:
• Coordinate Lean principle training for Fibre Supply group
• Help team identify improvement opportunities
• Follow the DMAIC principles of Lean 6 Sigma
Qualifications:
• Bachelor degree
• A proven commitment to safety
• Lean and Six Sigma certifications with experience leading Six Sigma Teams
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G6 Enterprises seeks Forestry Processor Operator in Prince Albert, Saskatchewan
Qualifications:
Experience with 2154 and 2454 John Deere carriers using Waratah processing heads.
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Canfor seeks Forestry Supervisor — Planning in Fort St. John, British Columbia
A 14-month term role calling for forestry & project management expertise to engage in cutblock planning in Fort St. John, BC
Reporting to the Planning Coordinator and with a focus on meeting our safety, sustainability and production objectives, you will engage in all cutblock planning activities as a full-time member of Canfor’s Forest Management Group.
Responsibilities:
• conducting field and office activities including block design and reconnaissance
• helping manage Canfor’s Sustainable Forest Management Plan and Forest Operations Schedule
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Conifex seeks Forestry Field Assistant – Planning in Fort St. James, British Columbia
Responsibilities:
In this role you will be assisting the planning team with total chance planning. This involves timber quality/quantity assessments and preliminary assessments of: riparian features, road locations, topography features, site plan data collection and any other resource features noted in the area.
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Conifex seeks Forestry Field Assistant – Silviculture in Mackenzie, British Columbia
Responsibilities:
In this role you will be assisting the silviculture team with the implementation and supervision of planting and brushing contracts; participating in manual brushing layout, post‐harvest, and forest health assessments; and field data collection and management.
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West Fraser seeks Forestry Planner in Sundre, Alberta
Requirements:
The ideal candidate for this position will be registered as Forest Practitioner in Alberta as a RPF or RFT with experience as an operational planner with GIS and GPS expertise being a definite asset. Candidates should have a desire to expand into participating in the development of strategic long term Forest Management Plans.
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