Woodlands Supervisor

We are currently seeking a dynamic, full-time Woodlands Supervisor to lead and oversee operations in B.C. This position will be based in our Strathnaver, B.C. office, which serves as a central hub for our regional operations. The successful candidate will play a vital role in managing all aspects of project control within the Woodlands department, including timber harvesting, road construction, contract administration, and administrative support. Reporting directly to the Operations Superintendent, the Woodlands Operations Supervisor role involves extensive fieldwork and direct involvement in operations, with key responsibilities including:

  • Supervising logging and road-building contractors.
  • Developing and managing safety plans for contractors and the team.
  • Facilitating and overseeing planning; assisting with road/boundary layout and road/culvert inspections when necessary.
  • Providing support for contract administration.
  • Offering administrative assistance to the Woodlands department.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications, experience, and technical skills:

  • Registered Professional Forester (RPF) or Registered Forest Technologist (RFT).
  • Minimum of 4 years of forestry experience.
  • Proven ability to proactively drive results and make sound decisions.
  • Proficient in building and maintaining effective relationships with First Nations groups, government officials, and multiple stakeholder entities.
  • Strong organizational skills and clear communication abilities with all staff.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Possession of a valid Class 5 Driving License with a safe driving record.

Salary is commensurate with level of experience, competitively in the $75,000 to $95,000 range as a starting wage, with a comprehensive benefits/pension package, and plenty of room to grow within the company.

Interested candidates are invited to email a cover letter and resume to our Human Resources Department at hr@dunkleylumber.com with “Dunkley Woodlands Supervisor” in the subject line.

We thank all applicants in advance; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.