Operations Supervisor |West Fraser
Location: Williams Lake
Closing Date: Unspecified
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Reporting to the Operations Superintendent, the Operations Supervisor will work individually and with a team of professionals responsible for all aspects of forest operations. As an Operations Supervisor you will be responsible to coordinate contractor logging, hauling, road construction and other related operations to ensure that production, quality, environmental and legal requirements are met in a safe and cost effective manner. The work will involve contract management, liaison with government officials and the coordination of operations with other departments.
Desired Qualifications and Qualities:
• Operational background in logging and hauling;
• Commitment to safety and responsible forest stewardship;
• Self-motivated and team oriented;
• Strong communication and organizational skills;
• Demonstrated leadership in a group setting;
• Possess a Registered Professional Forester (RPF) or Registered Professional Forest Technologist (RPFT) designation for Alberta (or be eligible and willing to earn this designation).
At West Fraser, we believe in giving our employees a challenge they can rise to. We are looking for individuals who are interested in career advancement for progression through various aspects of our business. We offer an excellent compensation package including a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an outstanding pension plan.
Located in central BC in the Cariboo region, Williams Lake a population of approximately 11,150 residents. The city is a hub for forestry, mining and transportation and offers residents a myriad of activities and outdoor adventures including skiing, hiking, mountain biking, and ice hockey. Visit Williams Lake to explore this area.
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We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.