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Forestry Superintendent

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

Canadian Kraft Paper is seeking a highly motivated individual to assume an exciting, multifaceted roles within our Woodlands group.  Under the direction of the Woodlands Manager – Forestry, the Forestry Superintendent is responsible for the engagement of Indigenous and other communities in forestry planning and operations.  The Forestry Superintendent will lead a team in the development of the Company’s Annual Operating Plan, 20 year Forest Management Plan, mitigation of proposed harvest areas, forest renewal of harvested areas, maintenance and updating the Environmental Management System and the Sustainable Forest Management Plan, public communication on forest management activities, compliance with federal and provincial legislation and regulations. The Forestry Superintendent will work closely with government and First Nations on development of management strategies and guidelines.

Qualifications

  • University Degree or Technical Diploma in Forestry;
  • 5-10 years related industry experience;
  • Must possess a good understanding of operational forest management including planning of all silviculture activities, site preparation and scarification and silvicultural surveys
  • Good understanding of use of technology such as GIS, GPS and tablets:
  • Thorough understanding of forest policy, guidelines, and regulations;
  • A proven commitment to safety;
  • Demonstrated analytical and organizational skills;
  • Strong communication and conflict resolution skills;
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects and maintain current knowledge of government policies and regulations.

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

Learn more from the website at www.townofthepas.com about the wonders of The Pas, where the Northern Lights shine year-round.

Closing Date

July 3, 2018

To Apply

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