Forestry. Find your branch.
If you want to work for a family-oriented company that invests in its communities and employees, and offers exciting careers in sustainable resource management and the manufacture of high-quality forest products, consider Millar Western. Branch out.
Millar Western's Whitecourt, Alberta Woodlands Division is seeking a highly skilled and motivated professional to serve as Land-Use Administrator. Reporting to the Fibre Delivery Coordinator, the successful candidate will assist with road-use and land-use related initiatives including the administration, monitoring and reporting of third party activity within Millar Western's area of interest. In addition to reviewing and/or submitting requests for road use, the position involves providing consent to third party plans according to company expectations and invoicing of timber damage assessments for approved projects.
The Land-Use Administrator will also work closely with the planning, operations, and silviculture departments to ensure that all activities are completed in a safe and cost effective manner, while meeting quality specifications, government and/or third party expectations, and the requirements of our EMS and other certification programs
The ideal candidate
Qualified candidates should have a post-secondary education in forestry and be registered or eligible for registration with the College of Alberta Professional Foresters (CAPF) or College of Alberta Professional Forest Technologists (CAPFT). Strong organizational as well as strong verbal and written communication skills are required. Knowledge of land management in Alberta will be considered an asset.
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:
- an industry-leading wage and benefits program, that includes a pension plan, comprehensive dental and health insurance and a profit-sharing plan
- a commitment to the highest safety standards, with a safety program recognized under initiatives such as Partners in Injury Reduction, Work Safe Alberta and the Premier’s Award for Healthy Workplaces
- a collaborative and respectful work environment that values the skills of our people and encourages them to take on new challenges and advance within the organization
- a chance to live where you work – no commuting or camps
Your career starts here.
Application deadline: December 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.