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Seasonal Woodlands Positions

Application deadline: January 11, 2019

Millar Western is looking for enthusiastic, dedicated individuals to work as part of a respected Woodlands team responsible for supplying fibre to our Whitecourt and Fox Creek mills while upholding progressive, sustainable forest management practices.  The following positions start April 29, 2019, and offer great development opportunities and career potential:

Forestry Assistants –  (2)  8-month terms
To supervise and oversee quality control of tree planting operations; assist with planting stock quality monitoring and conifer release spray programs; conduct various Silviculture surveys and permanent sample plot measurements.

The ideal candidates
Candidates should be enrolled in, or graduates of, a post-secondary forestry or forest technology program. Strong interpersonal, communication and organizational skills would be highly valued.  A valid Alberta Class 5 license is required.

Why work for us?

Millar Western is a privately-owned, Alberta company active in the forest products business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable management, the company provides stable, full-time employment to more than 600 people at operations located in lively, friendly, communities.

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These positions are based in the town of Whitecourt, Alberta, a vibrant community 170 kilometres northwest of Edmonton, offering excellent housing, education and recreation opportunities.


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