Millar Western Forest Products Ltd.’s, Whitecourt Wood Products Division is seeking a Logging Production Administrator to cover a maternity leave. This individual will be responsible for all aspects of contractor pay including data entry, analysis, reporting, bi-weekly pay and responding to contractor requirements.

The ideal candidate

The ideal candidate will have worked for at least three years in an administrative field, with forestry-related experience, and will be familiar with basic accounting and payroll functions within an ERP system. Applicants should possess strong analytical, interpersonal and communication skills, along with fine attention to detail. Experience with SAP, LIMS and Microsoft Office will be considered assets.

Why work for us?

Millar Western Forest Products Ltd. is a privately-owned, Alberta-based company that has been active in the forest business for more than a century.  Operating high-tech lumber and pulp mills supplied by woodlands teams recognized for leadership in sustainable forest management, the company provides stable, full-time employment in lively, friendly communities that deliver 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 vibrant community located 170 km northwest of Edmonton, offering excellent housing, educational and recreational opportunities.

Your career starts here.

Application deadline: February 15, 2019

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