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Quality Supervisor

Posting ID:     14341
Position Type:   Supervisor
City:   Vanderhoof, BC, CA
Location:   Plateau (BC06) 

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.

Reporting to the Sawmill Superintendent you will be working to maximize profit and product quality by optimizing production and grade standards to meet current market demands and customer requirements.


Major Duties:

·         Develop and improve management systems that optimize production and grade outturn

·         Supervise quality control processes in the Sawmill as required

·         Ensure the regular monitoring and tracking of machine centre performance

·         Perform regular grade checks to improve overall and individual grader accuracy and outturn

·         Work closely with other Supervisors to ensure safety, quality and production standards are understood and achieved

·         Provide leadership in safety by adhering to and upholding all safe work policies and procedures and addressing any unsafe acts or conditions


The successful candidate will bring the following experience and expertise:

·         Experience in sawmill optimization

·         Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills

·         Well developed people and team building skills

·         Strong computer skills

·         A recognized CLS lumber grading ticket

·         MSR Supervisor certificate or must be prepared to acquire one

·         Grade 12 or equivalent

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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Vanderhoof, BC

Vanderhoof is a close-knit community with impressive scenery and a surplus of wilderness retreats, and is a perfect fit for those who love the outdoors. There are hundreds of hiking trails and easy access to fishing, kayaking, canoeing, bird watching, and wilderness viewing. For more information, visit

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