We are always looking for individuals who are motivated, take pride in their work, demonstrate collaborative spirit and initiative and are safety conscious.

team

Skeena currently has the following openings:

We are currently recruiting the following position in our Sawmill, Planer and Vancouver Headquarter. If you have worked in an industrial setting in the past, this would be an asset. These are entry level positions, with room to advance into future posted positions within our operation.

Administrative Assistant and Reception – Vancouver Office

 

Benefits:

Central location: downtown Vancouver, close to Skytrain, bus stations and everything.

Dynamic, friendly and multicultural working environment

International trading background with unlimited growth potential

Excellent group benefits package and company funded RRSP plan

 

Overview:
Responsible for providing a wide range of administrative and coordination support. Duties and responsibilities include those of receptionist and admin assistant, data collecting and accounting support related activities and co-ordination of general office environment, staff and management.

General Activities:
Courteously answering phones and welcoming guests and visitors.
Managing of incoming/outgoing mail and couriers.
Purchasing and maintaining office supplies and equipment.

Co-ordinating office and staff activities and schedules.
Assisting President with activities, appointments, and scheduling.
Preparing internal and external documentation and or correspondence.
Interfacing between staff and IT with related issues and activities.

Organizing travel and accommodation arrangements.
Managing company website and social media.
Assisting accounting and marketing department in data tracking and bookkeeping activities.

Vacation support for logistics and marketing group.

Other various administrative tasks as assigned.

Requirements:

Good social skills, professional deportment and a pro-active attitude.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Reliable and dependable.

Ability to multi-task and prioritize.

Well organized with strong attention to detail.
Ability to work in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Outlook.
IT knowledge and experience an asset.

Post-Secondary education preferred.

Knowledge of forestry or lumber industry an asset but not necessary.

Some knowledge of bookkeeping and basic accounting.

Detail oriented, motivated and team player.

Growth Opportunity:

The Company believes in “growth within” and as such, welcomes the opportunity for all its employees to grow with Skeena. This is an entry-level position with unlimited growth potential for the right candidate. Excellent opportunity for a recent college/university grad.

Please send resume and cover letter to info@skeenasawmills.com

Certified Millwrights

Specific responsibilities of the position:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent with a minimum 5 years as a Red Seal Journeyman
  • Sawmill Experience an Asset

We offer competitive salary and benefits package.

Please send resume and cover letter to info@skeenasawmills.com

Certified Circular Saw Filer

 

 

Skeena Sawmills is a growing company looking for talented people to be part of our team. We are looking for an individual interested in a long-term career with us.

Qualifications:

  • Processing round saws up to and including Cut Off Saws (e.g. repairing, tensioning, leveling, tipping, sharpening)
  • Servicing of saws, guides, and chipping knives
  • Maintenance of work place and saw filing safety
  • Preventative maintenance processes related to saw shop and sawmill machinery

Ability to work independently with little supervision

Location:

Terrace is a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts. The town’s surrounding wilderness and beauty is everywhere you look and easily accessible.  Sitting along the mighty Skeena River amidst gorgeous green forests, rugged mountains and cliffs, Terrace (population: 11,320) is the perfect central base for all outdoor pursuits.

Skeena Sawmills Ltd. offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package. If you have the above characteristics and desire to work as part of our team, please submit your resume to:

HR Coordinator
Skeena Sawmills Ltd.
Fax: 250-635-4335
Email: info@skeenasawmills.com

All applications will be treated in strict confidence. We thank you for your interest. However, only candidates invited to interview will be contacted.