Entry Level Workers (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Western Forest Products Inc

  Chemainus and Cowichan Bay, British Columbia, Canada


WFP is currently seeking  Entry Level Workers to join our manufacturing sawmill operations in Chemainus and Cowichan Bay, BC.


Work will be entry level which may consisting of pulling on the green chain, painting, clean-up and other manual work as directed. Good opportunity for advancement. While there is no guarantee of work, new employees should expect to be 'on call' and available 24/7.


  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Preference to industrial or trades-related experience
  • Lumber grading ticket/experience a definite asset
  • Mobile equipment certification/experience preferred
  • First aid training/WHMIS preferred
  • Valid Level III First Aid ticket a definite asset


Successful applicants should have:

  • Demonstrated ability to work both as part of a team and with minimal supervision
  • Strong work ethic and positive attitude
  • Desire to participate in an organization committed to continuous improvement

This is an hourly union position with a minimum rate for common labour and a comprehensive benefit package. Details of the collective agreement may be viewed on our website.