Western Forest Products is seeking a fully qualified Hooktender to join our Port McNeil Forest Operations located on Northern Vancouver Island, BC
This is an hourly United Steel Worker (USW) union position with a rate of $35.20. This site runs a continual shift and currently on a 5x2 shift (5 days on, 2 days off).
Who You Are:
- Must be fully qualified in all aspects of the job, including tree rigging.
- The successful candidate will have an excellent safety record and strong work ethic.
- You are a highly motivated, dependable, team player with excellent time management and problem-solving skills.
- A valid Driver's License is also required.
- Accountable and dependable.
About Northern Vancouver Island
Living on Vancouver Island North is an opportunity wrapped in a lifestyle. Affordable homes, diverse careers, safe and strong communities, good schools, and endless outdoor activities are present. Vancouver Island North is one of British Columbia’s most abundant and diverse natural resource regions and presents a variety of geological features like deep ocean sounds, coastal inlets, mountains, glacier fields, karsts and caverns, temperate rainforests, rugged coastline, and long wide valleys.
About Western Forest Products:
Western Forest Products is a Canadian forest products company that sustainably manages forests and manufactures high-quality wood products. We are committed to providing the most sustainable building products on the planet. With operations in the coastal region of British Columbia and Washington State, Western Forest Products meets the needs of customers worldwide with a specialty wood products focus and diverse product offering sourced from our secure access to a variety of coastal BC tree species. Our progressive approach to safe and sustainable forestry practices and large investment in manufacturing ensures the health and prosperity of our forests, communities and business for generations to come.
We provide equal opportunity in recruitment, career development, promotion, training and rewards for all employees.
Job Type: Full-time
- 8 Hour Shift
- Monday to Friday