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Production Coordinator Trainee in Duncan at Western Forest Products

Date Posted: 9/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Western Forest Products is offering a Production Coordinator - Manufacturing Program in Cowichan Bay, B.C.

The objective of this program is to identify, train and develop the future leaders of our Company. Individuals selected for this opportunity will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their strengths, aspirations, drive, and capability to learn and advance within the organization. Production Coordinator Trainees will be placed in a number of roles with the objective of learning the various elements of the business, but also to assess their suitability for advancement within the organization, and a career path designed to optimize your leadership capabilities in manufacturing production and optimization for your career development and the needs of the business.

The Production Coordinator Trainee is a leadership role in Manufacturing. This is a pivotal role providing the analysis and forecasting for sawmill production. In this highly visible role you will work closely with manufacturing GM’s and Operations Managers, act as a key advisor and delivers cut programs to drive highest margin returns and best results for our customers.

This role interfaces with leaders from sales/marketing, log supply, finance and manufacturing and requires a well-developed business acumen and strong analytical aptitude. Amongst your peers, you are considered a team player who works well in a dynamic and entrepreneurial environment. You have a demonstrated ability to multi-task, respond to changing condition and excel under the pressure of deadlines.



Job Requirements

Required Professional Designation/Certification:

  • Post-secondary degree in Wood Products Processing, Forestry, Engineering or Business Administration, or a combination of relevant education and lumber manufacturing experience,

This position will remain open until filled. Interested candidates are encouraged to apply early for consideration.
Internal candidates please apply to this posting and notify recruitment of your interest.