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Summer Forestry Assistant

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

  • Providing technical and administrative services in the fields of planning and silviculture day to day activities.
  • Assist in the planning of silviculture projects including scarification, planting, chemical tending etc.
  • Ensuring that planning, organization and execution of field projects, including pre-harvest forest investigation (PHFI), free to grow surveys, planting and herbicide activities are done as efficiently as possible.
  • Maintaining good relations with contractors for proper care and maintenance of all equipment.
  • Ensure safe work practices with respect to personal safety and care of equipment to meet company and Workplace Safety & Health standards.

Qualifications

  • Must be currently enrolled in a forestry or environmental program.
  • Related industry experience would be considered an asset.
  • Valid driver’s license with no restrictions.
  • A proven commitment to safety.
  • Must possess a good understanding of technical forest management including GPS technology and forest silviculture surveys and survey equipment.
  • Prior experience with operation of ATV, pickup trucks and trailers.

 

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

February 28, 2019

To Apply

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