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Operations Leader in Training

Posting ID:     21708
Position Type:   Regular/Full-Time 
City:   Urbana, AR, United States 
Location:   Urbana Plant (GA11) 

Canfor’s strength comes from the diversity of our skilled and resilient workforce. As our company continues to grow and diversify, so do our career opportunities. Let us take this opportunity to tell you how you could be the best fit for Canfor.  

Have you been working as a Supervisor or Manager in a heavy manufacturing industry outside of sawmilling? Unsure of the sustainability of your industry or just needing a change? The Operations Leader in Training role is designed to train experienced supervisors from outside of the lumber industry on lumber manufacturing technology, production, personal leadership and business acumen. Think of it like a crash course in sawmilling that will prepare you for a long and rewarding career in this exciting and sustainable industry.


You are a gifted and experienced people leader with a strong track record of delivering on safety, production and quality. You value integrity and inclusion on your teams and pride yourself in a hard days work. It matters to you what you produce and you want to be a part of a renewable and sustainable industry that provides essential products to a world-wide market.


A background in engineering, maintenance or business is a bonus, but not required.




At Canfor, diversity means understanding, recognizing and valuing the differences that make each person unique. We see inclusion and diversity as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, innovation and competitive advantage. We strive for a fair and equitable recruitment process, where hiring decisions are based on the individual qualifications and experience of each applicant. 


We are not your run of the mill forest products company, join us and find out why. #canfortalent

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