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Sawmill Supervisor - Ladysmith in Ladysmith at Western Forest Products

Date Posted: 2/25/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Western Forest Products' Ladysmith Sawmill is currently seeking a skilled Sawmill Supervisor to join their team.

As part of the mill management team and reporting to the Production Superintendent, you are a highly motivated individual who will be responsible for safety, employee relations, quality, production and costs.

The successful candidate will supervise in the Sawmill on a multiple shift basis and be prepared for other exciting and challenging assignments, particularly as knowledge and experience in the business increases.

Duties and responsibilities may include:

    • Ensure compliance with OH&S Regulations, WFP Policies, Site Rules, and other best practices, with regards to employees and contractors working across the site.
    • Develop, implement and maintain strategies and processes to obtain ongoing and continuous improvement in operational safety.
    • Co-ordinate and manage projects as required.

Job Requirements

The successful candidate will be a credible self-starter, possess a demonstrable record of continuous improvement and have the capacity to think and work outside of the ‘box’.

A strong understanding of Occupational Health and Safety Regulations for British Columbia is essential.

The ideal candidate will have a strong personal commitment to safe work practices, a sound work ethic, excellent communication skills (both written and oral), working knowledge of Microsoft Office, and supervisory experience in a manufacturing or industrial setting.

Western offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefit package and the potential to achieve annual performance rewards. If you believe that you have the skills and qualifications that we are looking for, please submit your cover letter and résumé.