Listed on the TSX, West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest products company. Recognized for the sixth time as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers and one of Canada’s Best Employers for Recent Graduates, we continue to grow.

Are you interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging work environment and a rewarding career path? Edson Sawmill, a division of West Fraser, located in Edson, Alberta has openings for:


We are currently seeking applicants for general, term employment for the upcoming summer.

Our ideal candidates will possess:

  • A desire to learn, grow and succeed
  • Strong organizational and communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and crew building skills
  • The flexibility to work all shifts or weekend clean-up

Applicants must:

  • Be currently attending at a Post Secondary institution
  • Provide a transcript as proof of attending a Post-Secondary institution in 2018, as well as proof of enrollment in the 2019-2020 school year

Applications must be submitted before February 28, 2019.

Edson is located 2 hours west of Edmonton and 2 hours east of Jasper National Park. Edson is a growing community of approximately 9,000 permanent residents and has a full range of recreational and cultural facilities. People from Edson enjoy outdoor hockey, camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, downhill and cross-country skiing, curling, kayaking, golfing and various outdoor and indoor activities. With a friendly “small town” atmosphere and some great recreational and cultural facilities, once you get a taste of living in Edson you’ll be hooked.

If this position sounds like the career for you, submit your transcript(s) and proof of 2019-2020 school year enrollment at Click “apply now” in green at the top of the page. Including your resume in your application is optional.

For more information on West Fraser and other career opportunities, visit our website at

We thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.