Excavator Operator

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Equipment Operator
  • Experience 2-5 Years
  • Posting ID 1661
  • No. of Openings 1

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an Excavator Operator to join our Mid Island Operation located on Vancouver Island, BC.

This is an hourly United Steel Worker (USW) union position with a wage rate of $37.62 and comprehensive benefits and pension.

This position is currently on a 6×3 shift, 6 days on and 3 days off, 8.6 hours per day.

Please provide reference contacts in resume when you apply. This role is considered safety sensitive, all successful candidates will be subject to a pre-employment drug and alcohol test.


  • Excellent safety record and strong work ethic;
  • Fully qualified (minimum 2 years of experience in BC Coastal Logging) in all aspects of the job;
  • Preference may be given to the applicant holding valid OFA Level 3 certificate; and,
  • All applicants must have valid driver’s license.


Vancouver Island is home to some of Canada’s best and most beautiful places to live, not to mention the climate is one of the warmest.

The outdoors is your playground. Vancouver Island North is one of British Columbia’s most abundant and diverse natural resource regions and presents a variety of geological features like deep ocean sounds, coastal inlets, mountains, glacier fields, karsts and caverns, temperate rainforests, rugged coastline, and long wide valleys.

Discover Vancouver Island and the surrounding areas as a great place to live work and play: Click Here.


At Western Forest Products, we believe our most significant asset is our people. Investing in our people brings value and success to our business, ensuring a safe, engaged, productive and continuously improving workplace.  We offer challenging opportunities working alongside the best in the industry to meet your career and professional development goals while providing competitive total rewards and recognition. From our timberlands to mills to our corporate and regional offices, we offer rewarding

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