CAREERS

As a company built on the core principles of hard-work, integrity, and practicality, we recognize the importance of these values in our employees. That is why you’ll find that from the mill to management, we have an involved, passionate team dedicated to excellence.

 

What We Offer

We offer competitive wages and benefit packages, as well as long-term, stable employment in a safe and inclusive work environment. There are opportunities for growth in all areas of our company.

As the closest major sawmill to the coast, we are only a few hours and a scenic drive away from the heart of Vancouver, British Columbia’s largest city.

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Please download our PDF Employment Application Form.

Please submit your resumes to:

Aspen Planers Ltd.
PO Box 160
2399 Quilchena Avenue
Merritt, BC V1K 1B8

Or by Fax: (250) 315-4237

Or by Email at jobs.aspen@apgroup.ca

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Please review the following available positions. If your skills match the skills of a posted position, please send us your resume.

Opening Positions:
Posted:

Senior Forest Engineer – Full Time Employment Opportunity

The Place:

The woodlands division at Aspen Planers is currently accepting resumes for a Senior Forest Engineer.

The Job:

Aspen Planers Ltd. is seeking a dynamic, self starting, team-orientated individual to serve as a Senior Forest Engineer. This is a permanent, full-time position working under the supervision of the company’s Senior Forest Planner. You will work in concert with various other departments in our Merritt and Lillooet woodlands divisions such as Planning, Silviculture, and Harvesting serving as a senior layout, development, and appraisal engineer building standing timber inventory for the companies lumber and veneer milling facilities.

Qualifications:

– Post-secondary degree or diploma in Forestry
– Be an active member or be eligible for registration with the ABCFP.
– Must demonstrate a minimum of 5 years of BC Coastal or Interior forest industry
experience and must have layout, development and engineering experience in all
harvest systems including ground based, cable and helicopter.
– Capable of directing and managing contractors and company staff with layout and
engineering duties
– Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organization skills with the ability to
work independently and as part of a team in a changing environment.
– Experience with cruising and interior appraisal submissions

Salary will be commensurate with experience and education

Interested applicants please send cover letter and resume to:

Aspen Planers Ltd.
PO Box 160
2399 Quilchena Avenue
Merritt, BC V1K 1B8

Or by Fax: (250) 315-4237

Or by Email at jobs.aspen@apgroup.ca

While all applications are appreciated, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.

Sawmill Production Supervisor

Aspen Planers – Merritt, BC

Aspen Planers Ltd. is a producer of dimension lumber with a present annual capacity of 350 mmfbm. Operations are located in Merritt, BC, in the beautiful Nicola Valley. Mild winters, sunny summers, numerous outdoor recreation opportunities and all amenities make this area an ideal location to live, work and play.
We are currently seeking a qualified, enthusiastic individual with a desire to work in a fast-paced team environment.

The successful candidate will have:

– A strong commitment to sound safety principles
– Strong management skills along with good organizational, planning and problem solving
– Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
– Solid computer skills
– Five (5) or more years experience in the sawmill manufacturing business including previous supervisory experience
– A commitment to personal and corporate goals while being a self-starter and team builder within the plant
– Strong mechanical skills a definite asset

If you thrive within a challenging and dynamic setting, have a strong safety background and a desire to work in a team environment.

Interested applicants should submit their resumes to:

Aspen Planers Ltd.
PO Box 160
2399 Quilchena Avenue
Merritt, BC V1K 1B8

Or by Fax: (250) 315-4237

Or by Email at jobs.aspen@apgroup.ca

We thank all applicants who express interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

Certified Millwright

Aspen Planers – Merritt, BC

Aspen Planers Ltd. is located in Merritt BC and is a producer of SPF dimension lumber with a present annual capacity of 350mmfbm. Our commitment to the forest industry and our people continues. We are currently seeking a qualified individual to join our progressive team at our Merritt Sawmill operation.

The ideal applicant will have good troubleshooting and problem solving abilities, and will be responsible for the safe maintenance, repair and modification of all sawmill-related equipment. You will apply your skills to maximize uptime, quality and production.

You will hold an Inter-provincial ticket with a strong background in hydraulics. As well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Experience in a sawmill environment is a definite asset as well as a welding ticket. Shift work will be required.

Located at the crossroads of the Coquihalla, Merritt is a growing city boasting numerous amenities and outdoor recreational activities.

Interested applicants should submit their resumes to:

Aspen Planers Ltd.
PO Box 160
2399 Quilchena Avenue
Merritt, BC V1K 1B8

Or by Fax: (250) 315-4237

Or by Email at jobs.aspen@apgroup.ca

We thank all applicants who express interest, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.