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For years, Canadian Northern Timber has always delivered. At Canadian Northern Timber, we complete projects safely, on time and on budget; no matter how large or small.

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We want the best people, who share our family-oriented values, to join Canadian Northern Timber, develop their careers with us and contribute to and share in our success.

Canadian Northern Timber


Canadian Northern Timber


2687 Route 640
Hanwell, NB
E3E 2B6

Bus: (506) 363-2113 Fax: (866) 397-0745

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Forestry Surveyor Qualifications

  • Forest Technicians/ Forester or equivalent experience
  • Valid driver’s license & Clean driving abstract
  • Read maps & pass survey course
  • Use Garmin 60cx GPS fluently
  • Must be fit and able to fly in Helicopters and drive ATV’s/ Snowmobiles

Duties Include

  • GPS tree locations
  • Walk 4 to 6 km per day
  • Locating & gaining access to remote locations

Data Entry & Book Keeping personal Qualifications

  • Forest Technicians/ Forester or equivalent experience
  • Valid driver’s license & Clean driving abstract
  • Fluent in computer skills: Microsoft Office, Excel & Word
  • Simply Accounting skills would be an asset
  • Must be reliable, dedicated and able to work independently

Duties Include

  • Assist management in Daily uploading, transferring of data
  • Collect data sheets & organize operators, distribute data to crews
  • Uploading & downloading using Data base
  • Must be organized, professional & able to locate errors and perform payroll functions


Operators

  • Feller bunchers, skidders, delimbers, bull dozer, excavator, dump truck
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • At least 3 years experience required
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • First Aid, WHMIS

Duties:

  • Clear within the boundaries set out for transmission lines
  • Follow all Health & safety & environmental procedures


Manual Fellers

  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • Must have first aid and WHMIS
  • Chain operation training
  • At least 3 years experience


Project Manager

  • At least 5 years experience
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • Must have first aid and WHMIS

Duties:

  • Manage 15 to 20 people
  • Enforce all procedures and policies
  • Attend Biweekly and Monthly progress meetings
  • Create reports and keep accurate records
  • Plan, organize, Direct and control daily operations
  • Plan and prepare schedules and milestones and monitor progress
  • Establish and implement polices and procedures for quality control


Environmental Consultant and Co-ordinator

  • Consultant at least 10 years experience (five for co-ordinator)
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • First Aid, WHMIS

Duties:

  • Create, instruct and enforce site specific environmental plans
  • Prepare reports for biweekly and monthly meetings with director
  • Create reports and keep accurate records
  • Investigate issues with conclusions and recommendations


Health & Safety Co-ordinator and assistant

  • 5 years of experience (three for assistant)
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • First Aid & WHMIS

Duties:

  • Create, instruct and enforce site specific Health & Safety plans
  • Prepare reports for biweekly and monthly meetings with director
  • Create reports and keep accurate records
  • Investigate issues with conclusions and recommendations
  • Create emergency response plans
  • Over see training and certificates


Paramedics

  • Experience a must
  • Ambulance driver's license
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • WHMIS

Duties:

  • Monitor work sites while in operation
  • Respond to emergency situations
  • Drive to nearby hospital when necessary


Security Guard

  • Security Guard basic (pre-assignment ) training program certificate, Security Guard Licence, First Aid Certificate, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate, First aid
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador

Duties:

  • Enforce regulations
  • Resolve conflict situations
  • Detect or prevent thefts and vandalism


Heavy Equipment Mechanic

  • Experience with forestry equipment a must
  • Heavy duty equipment mechanic trade certification
  • Valid driver's license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador
  • WHMIS

Duties:

  • Troubleshoot and inspect equipment
  • Repairs at work site and in garage
  • Clean, lubricate and perform regular maintenance


Accountant and assistants

  • Experience a must
  • Licensed to work in Labrador
  • Valid drivers license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador

Duties:

  • Set-up accounts
  • Train and supervise assistants
  • Prepare reports
  • Attend biweekly and monthly progress meetings
  • Month end and account reconciliation
  • Prepare and monitor budgets

Assistants:

  • Data entry
  • Prepare reports and graphs


Contract Administrator

  • Experience a must
  • Valid drivers license and clean driving history
  • Working out of remote camp near Goose Bay, Labrador

Duties:

  • Prepare reports for weekly, biweekly, and monthly meetings
  • Main contact person with contractor


Small Engine Mechanic Qualifications

  • Have experience fixing chainsaws, ATVs, snow mobiles, trucks, etc
  • Valid driver`s license & clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties Include

  • Servicing, repair and general up keep of chainsaws, atv`s, snowmobiles, generators, trucks, etc


Long Haul Truck Driver Qualifications

  • Be able to load and unload wood, forestry equipment, etc
  • Class 1 driver`s license and clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties Include

  • Loading wood from piles at road side and transporting them to storage areas and offloading
  • Transporting equipment from NB to AB and Labrador.


Road Crew and Supervisor

  • Experience building roads & landings
  • Valid driver`s license & clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties Include

  • Building roads and landings
  • Ensuring proper drainage
  • Putting in culverts and temporary bridges


Camp Superintendent

  • Management experience
  • Valid driver`s license & clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties

  • Manage camp staff
  • Ensure adequate food and clean water
  • Oversee repairs and maintenance
  • Ensure accessibility to camps and offices
  • Sign for deliveries
  • Maintain propane and fuel supply


Camp Cooks

  • Previous experience
  • Valid driver`s license & clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties

  • Preparing menus and hearty meals
  • Kitchen clean up and washing dishes
  • Ordering food


Janitors

  • Previous experience
  • Valid driver`s license & clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties

  • Cleaning offices, sleeping areas, common rooms, washrooms
  • Washing floors, dusting


Maintenance

  • Previous experience
  • Valid driver`s license & clean driving abstract
  • Able to work in remote locations
  • Able to stay in hotels and remote camps

Duties

  • Repairing and servicing camps
  • Plumbing, electrical repairs
  • Shovelling snow
  • General up-keep of site


Apply by e-mail to info@greatwesternforestry.com only those contacted for interviews will be notified. Thank you for your interest.