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Forest Technician

Canadian Kraft Paper offers a work environment that promotes diversity, embraces change, and encourages continuous growth and development for every team member. We offer a workplace where everyone plays an essential role in our success and where individual efforts are acknowledged. If you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment, we want you to be a part of our Team!

We encourage innovation, growth and change in an open environment, and we believe in and practice sustainable forest management.

Responsibilities

  • Assisting in the coordination and supervision of silviculture projects, including scarification, planting, and vegetation management.
  • Training, supervising and manage performance of term and summer staff.
  • Assisting in preparing operating plans, annual reports, work permit submissions, and any other duties as assigned.
  • Maintaining good relations with others and with contractors and for proper care and maintenance of all equipment under his/her care.
  • Ensuring personal, company and contractor safety in all areas of the workplace.

Qualifications

  • University Degree or Technical Diploma in Forestry or Forestry-related field.
  • Minimum of 2 years related industry experience.
  • A combination of experience and education may be considered.
  • Valid driver’s license with no restrictions.
  • A proven commitment to safety.
  • Must possess a good understanding of technical forest management including planning, harvesting systems, silviculture practices, GIS and other technology based applications.
  • Thorough understanding of forest policy, guidelines, and regulations.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Canadian Kraft Paper offers competitive wages and a group benefits package that helps takes care of you and your family; including health, dental, life and AD&D insurance. Providing a company sponsored pension plan, is another way that we help provide a future for our employees. Canadian Kraft Paper understands that what defines a person is more than just their career; that’s why we support a work/life balance so that you can live the life that makes you……YOU!

Living in The Pas

The Pas community is one of the oldest and most striking settlements in Northern Manitoba. It is truly a place to call home for all those that love the outdoors with an abundance of outdoor activities such as skiing, hiking, ATV and skidoo trails; and camping, boating, hunting and fishing are at their finest! Boasting one of the three true blue lakes in existence, its raw natural beauty attracts visitors from around the world.

To learn more about the wonders of The Pas, we invite you to visit www.townofthepas.com

Closing Date

February 16, 2019

To Apply

If you are interested in exploring this opportunity and being a part of our team, please submit your resume to