Sawmill Supervisor

Location: Mackenzie, BC
Closing Date: Open until filled


Reporting to the Sawmill Superintendent, you will be responsible for leading a team to achieve and exceed key performance indicator (KPI) targets in safety, quality, cost control, delivery, and employee engagement.  

Major Duties:

As a member of the Mackenzie team, you will:

  • Maintain the highest standards with respect to safety at all times, leading by example and ensuring the team follows all policies, procedures, practices and Occupational Health & Safety regulations
  • Address unsafe conditions as required
  • Identify opportunities to improve and look for opportunities to reduce cost, while safely meeting production targets
  • Coach, train and support team members to maximize performance
  • Foster a culture of open communication with employees in all departments and at all levels
  • Engage all employees to provide valuable input into work processes and systems
  • Ensure the timely implementation of key Corporate and operational initiatives


The successful candidate will bring the following experience and expertise:

  • Safe work habits and a working knowledge of Occupational Health & Safety regulations
  • Working knowledge of web-based computer applications and Microsoft Office
  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Valid Class 5 driver’s license
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proven leadership abilities and the ability to work effectively in a team environment

Preference may be given to those with extensive experience with:

  • Mill Experience
  • Those who wish to live and work in a vibrant and remarkable northern community.

Interested applicants should submit their resumes to the following:

Leigh Clasby
Human Resources Manager
Canfor – Mackenzie
Fax:       604-648-7966

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