Millar Western’s Whitecourt Wood Products Division is seeking a Contract Administrator.  This individual will work in a team environment, with woodlands management personnel and outside contractors, and hold primary responsibility for the completion and maintenance of contract documentation for the company’s Woodlands Division.

The ideal candidate

The ideal candidate will have contract management, procurement and forestry industry experience.  Excellent Microsoft skills, particularly in Word, and a strong attention to detail are required.  Knowledge of ERP systems (SAP) and woodlands systems (LIMS) would be considered assets.  This role will also support the Accounting and Administration departments.

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:

  • a competitive 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

This position is located in Whitecourt, Alberta, a dynamic and friendly community located 170 km outside of Edmonton, offering excellent amenities and a great quality of life.

Your career starts here.

Application deadline: April 30, 2018

Send resume and cover letter, citing job title in the subject line, to:, or fax credentials, in confidence, to the attention of Human Resources at 780-778-4631

Millar Western thanks all applicants in advance; only those chosen for an interview will be contacted.