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Millar Western is a progressive forest company offering diverse, rewarding careers in great Alberta communities, with excellent advancement opportunities and a healthy work-life balance. Grow with us.

Administrative Assistant

Millar Western is seeking an outgoing, enthusiastic person with a pleasant personality and proven initiative to fill in as a part-time Administrative Assistant for our state-of-the-art sawmill in Fox Creek, Alberta.  The successful candidate will be responsible for data entry for the site, organizing of crew functions, and, as well, for monitoring and assisting log yard scales during shift hours. 

This is a part-time position, working within a 7:30 am to 4:00 pm shift, but with not set or locked in hours.

Ideal Candidates

Applicants will possess a minimum of three years of administrative experience, as well as excellent oral and written communications skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  Experience with SAP or other ERP system is preferred.

Why work for us?

Millar Western is a privately-owned, Alberta-based company that has been active in the forest products business for more than a century. Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable management, the company provides stable, full-time employment to more than 600 people at operations located in lively, friendly, communities that offer excellent quality of life.

The company offers:

  • a competitive wage and benefits program,
  • a commitment to upholding the highest safety standards,
  • a collaborative and respectful work environment and
  • a chance to live where you work.

Your career starts here.

Application deadline: October 4, 2013
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Millar Western is an equal opportunity employer. We thank all applicants in advance; only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.