Forklift Operators

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Job Detail

  • Career Level Equipment Operator
  • Experience 2-5 Years
  • Posting ID FORKL006491
  • No. of Openings 1

Job Description


Are you ready to discover opportunity with one of North America’s most successful forest companies? Our employees drive our success.  We believe in providing opportunities for growth and advancement and are looking for people who want to build their career in our company. Discover what you can achieve with West Fraser. Chetwynd Forest Industries, a division of West Fraser Mills Ltd. is accepting applications for:


Key Responsibilities:

  • Strong commitment to working safely
  • Performing daily inspections of lift trucks and completing required forms
  • Ensuring lift truck maintenance and servicing requirements are met
  • Loading and unloading materials in a safe and efficient manner
  • Checking load contents for accuracy and securing materials
  • Ensuring that all products are shipped on schedule
  • Maintaining contact with supervisor(s) and working to resolve any issues as they may they arise
  • Following all regulations, company policies, and procedures

Our ideal candidates will possess:

  • Valid forklift certification
  • Minimum two years of experience
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Our West Fraser values (including integrity, humility, teamwork, frugality, innovation, competitiveness, and respect)
  • The desire to learn, grow and succeed
  • Industrial experience and post-secondary education would be considered an asset
  • Strong commitment to working safely

Chetwynd is a growing, family-friendly community located on the eastern foothills of the Rocky Mountains and offers excellent year round recreational activities. Our mill and forest operations form an integral part of the community, providing economic stability to employees and families that live in the Chetwynd area. For more information about Chetwynd, visit

A family business at heart since 1955, West Fraser values excellence in performance and people, challenge and satisfaction, and profitability and growth. We practice leadership in our field and responsibility in our communities. We are committed to environmental excellence, work place safety, and sustaining operational leadership through continued investments.

For more information on West Fraser and our current opportunities, visit our website at:

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

 Travel Required

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