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Supervisor, Scaling

Posting ID:     23349
Position Type:   Regular 
City:   Houston, BC, Canada
Location:   Houston (BC03) 


You are highly analytical, meticulous, and have excellent verbal and nonverbal communication. You handle conflict with maturity, listen empathetically, and have a positive attitude. Customer focused, you build customer loyalty by improving the customer experience and maintain your composure when under pressure. You are never “stumped” and are first to take action when a problem needs to be solved!


As The Scaling Supervisor, you play a key role in the auditing of sample scales and log quality assessmentsYour analytical by nature will serve you well as you ensure activities are conducted in compliance with all applicable Occupational Health and Safety Requirements, forestry legislation and Canfor’s Environmental Policy, Forestry Principles, and Forestry Management System.  You utilize this skillset in the administration of contracts for all scaling and log quality sampling services and will be responsible for the overall success of the woodlands stumpage management and Scaling programs at the Houston Sawmill. We know you’ll fit into this role, just the “weigh” you are!


In a perfect world, you have a demonstrated aptitude regarding computer systems and a valid BC log scaling license or Alberta timber-scaling permit would be considered an asset.


If you have strong organizational skills, the ability to work with minimal supervision and stay “cucumber cool” when things elevate, click that “apply” button today!


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Houston, BC
Houston residents enjoy a relaxed pace of life and omnipresent access to the area’s truly great outdoors. The surrounding area is renowned for its many ultra-clean lakes and rivers, which offer world-class fishing and watersports. Houston in known as “The Steelhead Capital of Canada’ and its thriving eco-tourism industry complements the area’s economic mainstays of forestry and mining. For more information, visit

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