Weyerhaeuser Planning Forestry Supervisor in BC, Canada

Weyerhaeuser Princeton Timberlands is currently seeking applications from candidates who are interested and qualified to be part of our planning team. As the successful candidate, you will be part of an empowered and professional team that manages forestry operations in the Similkameen and Okanagan Regions of Southern British Columbia. The team is responsible for providing the Weyerhaeuser sawmill in Princeton and other wood using facilities in the region with 1.2 million m3/year of wood from TFL 59, forest licenses, management agreements and wood purchases.

Key Functions:

Your assignment will be based out of our Princeton office working within the Planning Team:

The Planning Teamis responsible for strategic and operational planning. Duties that are managed by this team include: * Road layout and Cutting Permit design including preparation of Site Plans; * Cutting and Road Permit applications, appraisal analysis, and electronic submissions to government; * Supervising consultants to facilitate achieving developed timber objectives; * Maintaining and developing positive relationships with team members, government agencies, stakeholders, First Nations and the general public; * Landscape level planning, tracking of Annual Allowable Cut, and timber supply analysis; * The maintenance and approval of Forest Stewardship Plans.

  • Demonstrated leadership in safety;
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, and develop effective working relationships;
  • Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a team member;
  • Registered or eligible for ABCFP registration;
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience is preferred in forest operations or operational planning;
  • GIS experience would be considered an asset. About Princeton:

Situated at the confluence of the Similkameen and Tulameen Rivers, Princeton is an hour away from the south Okanagan and 3 hours from the Lower Mainland. Recreation amenities in and immediately adjacent to town include an 18 hole golf course, a curling rink, an indoor arena, an outdoor pool, ATV trails, mountain bike trails, and groomed nordic ski trails. The town hosts an annual rodeo, an outdoor music festival, and is home to a regional library, a museum and an active community theater group.

Regionally within an hour’s drive are two ski resorts (Manning Park Resort, Apex Mountain Resort), two nordic centers, two provincial parks, and an endless supply of lakes, hills, mountains and trails to explore. Within this beautiful natural setting, hunting, fishing, camping, hiking and white water kayaking are some of the many outdoor pursuits enjoyed by local residents.

For more information about Princeton, go towww.princeton.ca

About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference. We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.

/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. /

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Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: Planning Forestry Supervisor

Location: CAN-BC-Princeton

Requisition ID: 01013064