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Production Employee - Hiring Pool

Posting ID:   12442
Position Type:     Full Time Hourly 
City:   Elko, BC, Canada
Location:   Elko (BC10) 


Who We Are:
Canfor is one of the world’s largest and most respected integrated forest products companies. For more than 75 years, we have been delivering top-quality lumber, pulp and paper products to our valued customers worldwide. With operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States, and sales offices around the world, you can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into green energy.

As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us.
 

The Opportunity:

Canfor is currently seeking Production Employees to join our team. We are looking for candidates who are interested in a growth opportunity in a production environment who will train in various areas of the mill site. This position involves manual labour and possible exposure to dusts and/or chemicals.

 

Hiring Pool Guidelines:

A Hiring Pool is a group of pre-qualified candidates who have been assessed and are ready to be reviewed by hiring managers. Once you've applied and after screening is completed, you will receive an email notification confirming whether or not your application was successfully screened in. You may be contacted to complete further assessments. Hiring pools are a tool to streamline the recruitment experience for both hiring managers and applicants. When a position becomes available, Canfor Human Resources will work with the hiring manager to match assessed and qualified candidates to the opportunity.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • The ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Available to work day, afternoon & graveyard shifts in labor and production roles
  • Completion of grade 12, a GED or a minimum of 5 years related work experience, or equivalent training (eg. OFA3, grading ticket, trade, etc.)
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication
  • Ability to analyze and troubleshoot
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process would be an asset

 

Preference may be given to those with a Level 3 First Aid ticket.


Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

In order to be eligible for this position, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada for our Company.

There has never been a better time to join the Canfor team and become part of the modern forest industry. We have a wide range of rewarding careers in some of the best communities in North America, with plenty of room for advancement. Our mills are modern, high-tech and safe; and our marketing and sales activities are world-class. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.

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Elko, BC
One of British Columbia’s treasures, Elko is tucked in the base of the Rocky Mountains and near the larger communities of Fernie and Cranbrook. This stunning region of British Columbia and surrounding communities offer a welcoming combination of affordable living, modern amenities, cultural and community events and stunning landscapes where a rich quality of life can be had. For the outdoor enthusiast, the activities in this region are endless, offering something for everyone, including nearby National and Provincial Parks, landscapes which host stunning rivers, exceptional hiking and walking trails, mountain fishing and world-class ski resorts. To learn more about this picturesque region, please visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/elko.


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