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

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Skeena currently has the following openings:

We are currently recruiting the following positions in our Sawmill and Terrace Office. 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.

Job Opportunities in Terrace, BC

 

We are looking to fill the following positions in our Mill.

 

2 —  Millwrights – Red Sealed Journeyman

2 — Welders – Red Sealed Journeyman

1 – Saw Filer

Lumber Graders

Sawmill and Planer Operators

Entry Level Positions as well

 

We offer competitive salary and benefits package.

Please send your resume and cover letter to: Info@skeenasawmills.com

 

We thank you for your application. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

2 Production Supervisors

 

We are looking for two production Supervisors with either Sawmill or Planer Mill experience.  As a Production Supervisor you will be responsible for the management of the employees and their safety as well as the lumber volumes produced.  The Production Supervisor’s report to the General Manager and apply their knowledge of processes/equipment to facilitate smooth operation of the Sawmill and or Planer.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintain high standards with respect to safety, leading by example and ensuring the team follows all policies, procedures, practices and Occupational Health & Safety regulations.
  • Identify opportunities to improve and look for opportunities to reduce cost, while safely meeting production targets.
  • Coach, train and support team members to maximize performance.
  • Record keeping for time and attendance for payroll purposes.
  • Excellent communication skills with employees in all departments.

Skills:

  • A minimum of three years in leadership experience in a Sawmill or Planer Mill.
  • Strong experience in employee performance management.
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement principles of Sawmill/Planer operation.
  • Safe work habits and a working knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety regulations.
  • Working knowledge of web-based computer applications and Microsoft Office, Excel and Word.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and decision-making skills.

Qualifications:

  • Post Secondary diploma or college degree in wood products would be an asset.
  • Experience in managing a team and general labor in unionized environment.
  • Strong experience in employee performance management.
  • Knowledge of continuous improvement principles of Sawmill/Planer operation.

Location:

  • Terrace is a hub city nested between Smithers, Prince Rupert & Kitimat we have endless outdoor adventure and beautiful scenery all around us.  You might take advantage of activities such as skiing (downhill/backcountry/cross-country), snowmobiling, boating, camping, hiking, kayaking, mountain biking, ATV-ing, and world-renowned salmon and steelhead fishing.
  • Population is approximately 13,000.

 

How to Apply:

  • The anticipated start date for this position is immediate, so please update your resume, and email to info@skeenasawmills.com

 

We thank you for your application. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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.