Current Opportunities

General resumes may be forwarded to each business site, and will be retained for consideration for a period of three months.

Resumes for Prince George operations (Head Office, Fabrication Shop, and Tabor Sawmill) may be emailed to or faxed to 250-563-9371.

Resumes for our Saskatchewan operations (Big River Sawmill) may be emailed to  or faxed to 250-563-9371.


THE OPPORTUNITY:

The Receptionist will handle all manner of tasks for Carrier – from our Bar K Ranch to our Fabrication Shop, and from our Tabor & Big River Sawmills to our Aviation Division, there is much variety and diversity in this position.

Given Carrier’s organizational size, this multipurpose position provides support to all departments (HR, accounting, sales and administration), providing an array of tasks and duties past just ‘reception.’ Directly reporting to the Executive Assistant, you will also be the first point of contact for the company and will handle the flow of people through the business.

THE QUALIFICATIONS:

The following qualifications are preferred:

  • Outgoing disposition and a courteous manner
  • Aptitude for numbers and data
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities and oscillate between tasks rapidly
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Exceptional organization and record keeping abilities

 An administrative certificate or diploma is a considerable asset.

THE DUTIES:

  • Handle daily banking’s mail register (bill payments, deposits, etc)
  • Assist Accounting by creating Production Reports
  • Receive, direct and relay telephone messages and fax messages
  • Open and date stamp all general correspondence
  • Assist in the planning and preparation of meetings, conferences and conference telephone calls
  • Maintain an adequate inventory of office supplies
  • Other duties as assigned

Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested candidates may submit resumes in confidence to the Executive Assistant at resumes@carrierlumber.ca or fax: 250-563-9371. Resumes will be accepted until September 3, 2016.We thank all those who apply, but only qualified applicants will be contacted.


Carrier Lumber Ltd. is currently accepting applications for a Journeyman Millwright for our Tabor sawmill and planer.

The Millwright is responsible for installing or dismantling machinery and equipment according to company plans, blueprints, and other diagrams. This will be accomplished through the safe and effective use of hoists, rigging, lift trucks, hand tools, and power tools. This position also requires that the Millwright to troubleshoot and diagnose mechanical, hydraulic, or pneumatic problems with associated equipment. The Millwright is also responsible for repairing or replacing malfunctioning equipment, such as motors, pumps, valves, controls, and other machines.

DUTIES:

  • Perform maintenance work involving climbing, rigging, and working at heights in accordance with all company safety procedures.
  • Install, align, maintain, dismantle and overhaul machinery, such as pumps, heavy mechanical equipment, conveyor systems, pulleys, mechanical clutches, gear boxes, hydraulic and pneumatic control systems.
  • Start up and shuts down equipment in line with company safety procedures for equipment under power and OHAS requirements.
  • Install power drives in correct position, and align power shafts and pulleys. Install and/or changes the layout of machines and mechanical equipment in the plant.
  • Use hoists, forklift trucks, rollers or trolleys to move machinery. Frequently work with electricians or other tradespeople to complete dismantling or installation jobs.
  • Repair any problems associated with new equipment.
  • Make or repair machine guards and install on machinery. Check guards to assure that they have enclosed equipment properly. Notifies supervisor of potential hazards and corrective action are taken or documented.
  • Perform repairs on all equipments in the plant, including hydraulic, pneumatic and electrically driven equipment within Federal and Provincial standards.
  • Perform other duties as required.
  • Perform preventative maintenance once the machines and equipment are put into operation.

The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, possess good communications skills and be ready to learn and embrace new concepts. Experience working in sawmills a considerable asset.

Qualified candidates can submit resumes in person, by email (resumes@carrierlumber.ca) or fax (250-563-9371). We thank all who apply, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Carrier Forest Products Ltd. is currently accepting applications for a Planer Manager at our Big River, SK sawmill.

Please see the job description here.

A competitive industry benefits package is available. Position would start in the beginning of September. Interested candidates may submit resumes in confidence to: resumes@carrierforestproducts.ca or fax: 250-563-9371

We thank all who apply, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


We have an immediate opportunity for a Saw Filer at our Big River, SK mill.
 
The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, possess excellent communications skills, and have certification or equivalent qualifications as a Saw Filer.     
 
A competitive industry benefits package is available. Interested candidates may submit resumes in confidence to the Executive Assistant at
resumes@carrierforestproducts.ca or fax: 250-563-9371.
 
We thank all who apply, but only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Carrier Forest Products Ltd. is currently accepting applications for a Certified Millwright for our Big River, SK sawmill and planermill.

The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, possess good communications skills and be proficient at troubleshooting, welding, and have some hydraulics experience. Must be able to work effectively in a team environment. 

A competitive industry benefits package is available.  Interested candidates may submit resumes in confidence to: resumes@carrierforestproducts.ca or fax: 250-563-9371

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Carrier Forest Products Ltd. is currently accepting applications for a red seal Millwright for our Big River SK sawmill and planer.

The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, possess good communications skills and be ready to learn and embrace new concepts. 

 A competitive industry benefits package is available.  Interested candidates may submit resumes in confidence to: resumes@carrierforestproducts.ca or fax: 250-563-9371

Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Located in the heart of British Columbia’s forestry industry lies Carrier Lumber Ltd. With a corporate culture built on hard work, ingenuity and collaboration, we are pioneering technological advances in one of Canada’s most stable, grounded industries.

Ensuring the sustainable use of British Columbia’s forests and upkeep of Carrier’s environmental values, the Stewardship Forester is an integral part of the Carrier forestry team. You will assist with the development, monitoring and evaluation of forest management standards, strategies and management practices.

As the Stewardship Forester, you will be responsible for all maintenance and upkeep on the existing SFI Certification system, as well as execution of all silviculture requirements for the entirety of Carrier Lumber’s British Columbia operations. Assisting with the review of strategic and operational plans, you will develop operational goals that comply with the Forest Act, Forest and Range Practices Act, and other relevant legislation.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The Stewardship Forester will be a results-oriented individual with a focus on accuracy and reliability. A self-starter, your excellent organizational and communications skills will make you an invaluable part of a tight-knit team of forestry professionals. Your experience with all aspects of certification and fluency with technology make you a prepared employee.

Required qualifications:

  • Registered Professional Forester / Registered Professional Forestry Technician designation
  • Minimum of 3 years of directly related experience
  • Knowledgeable in current forest legislation

Preference may be given to those experienced with:

  • Supervisial experience
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)

Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested candidates may submit resumes in confidence to the Executive Assistant at resumes@carrierlumber.ca or fax: 250-563-9371. We thank all those who apply, but only qualified applicants will be contacted.