OverviewWeyerhaeuser Company Temporary Operations Forester Temporary in Grande Prairie, AB
Branch Grande Prairie AB CA
Temporary Operations Forester
Grande Prairie, AB
Serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. Temporary Operations Forester – Weyerhaeuser….
Temporary Operations Forester – Weyerhaeuser
Grande Prairie, AB
As the successful candidate, your role will be that of Operations Forester, working as member of
the Grande Prairie Timberlands operations team . The term of this role will be approximately 12
months, beginning May 1, 2018. You will be responsible for administering log harvest, log haul, and road
construction contracts but will gain experience in other aspects of the Timberlands business through other
members of the Timberlands team. Your time will be split almost evenly between the forest operations
and the office.
Provide leadership in the areas of safety and environmental stewardship to Weyerhaeuser
Ensure compliance with all operating ground rules and environmental standards, including SFI
Understand and meet customer requirements, including those of our sawmill, government, and
Provide support (flow to work) to other Timberlands teams and team members
Lead improvement projects in the areas of safety, environment, operational efficiency, and costs
Ability to learn and work with the latest technology in support of business objectives
Current or eligibility for registration as a Registered Professional Forester or Professional Forest
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, and develop effective working relationships
Demonstrated ability to work effectively as an individual and as a team member
Grande Prairie’s location provides an opportunity to work for a major forest products company while still
enjoying all the amenities of a larger center. Grande Prairie is a vibrant city of approximately 65,000
people and has a wealth of nearby recreational opportunities, including one of the newest and largest
fitness and recreation complexes in northern Alberta.
To formally apply to these positions, please use the following link to submit your resume and
answer the pre-screening questions: http://weyer.jobs/12039
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re
serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines
in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented
people who are passionate about making a difference.
We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.
Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ
and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected
Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Grande Prairie, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-04