Operations Coordinator

West Fraser Timber - Chetwynd, BC (30+ days ago)

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West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest products company. We are listed on the TSX and recognized for the seventh time, as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and one of Canada's Best Employers for Recent Graduates in 2020. We are a growing company looking for talented people to be part of our team. The Woodland’s Team at our Chetwynd Forest Industries Division has an opportunity for an:


Reporting to the Operations Superintendent, the Operations Coordinator will work individually and with a team of professionals responsible for all aspects of forest operations. As an Operations Coordinator 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, negotiations and the coordination of operations with other departments.

Desired Qualifications and Qualities:
Operational background in logging and hauling
Self-motivated and team oriented
Strong communication and organizational skills
Demonstrated leadership in a group setting
Commitment to safety and responsible forest stewardship
Preference will be given to those registered as an RPF or RFT with the ABCFP or be eligible for registration

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.

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. To learn more visit: http://www.gochetwynd.com

If this position sounds like the career for you, submit your application at www.westfraser.com/jobs click "apply now" in green at the top of the page.

For more information on West Fraser and our current opportunities, visit our website at: www.westfraser.com/jobs

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.