Sawmill Supervisor (Management & Executives)

Full Time

  Tolko Industries Ltd

  Williams Lake, British Columbia, Canada

Sawmill Supervisor 
Lakeview Lumber, (Williams Lake, BC)

Position Overview: 

The Sawmill Supervisor will be responsible for exceeding targets in quality, cost control and employee engagement with an uncompromising focus on safety standards. This key position reports to the Sawmill Superintendent and works closely with maintenance and other staff to ensure safety, production and overall plant efficiency. 


  • Three to five years related supervisory experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment;

  • Post-secondary education in forestry, business, engineering or related field would be an asset;

  • Self-motivated individual with well-developed organizational, time management and analytical skills;

  • Demonstrated ability to work and contribute in a team environment;

  • Superior computer application skills;

  • Technical knowledge of sawmill equipment and log and lumber scanning systems is a definite asset.

Why Tolko:

  • Work at a company where safety is a core value
  • Care for yourself and your family with competitive pay and exceptional benefits
  • Work with the best and brightest in the industry
  • Live where you work
  • Be part of a sustainable and environmentally responsible company

About Tolko

We are a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For nearly 60 years, our family-owned company is recognized by our customers and business partners for delivering reliability, flexibility, efficiency and quality. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy in our mills throughout Western Canada.

At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.

We are committed to the well-being of future generations through responsible operational and environmental performance. This commitment applies to all aspects of our business. We hold third-party certification on the forestlands that we sustainably manage in British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. And we strive to play an active and constructive role in the communities where we live and work.