Fibreline Shift Supervisor

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Jan 17, 2020

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Are you an experienced leader looking for an exciting career opportunity? Are you ready to take ownership and grow an already dynamic global business? Cariboo Pulp & Paper, located in Quesnel BC, is currently looking for a motivated:

Fibreline Shift Supervisor

The Fiberline Shift Supervisor will lead a crew in our fiberline department on a shift basis.

Cariboo Pulp & Paper is a forerunning producer of NBSK pulp as well as clean “green” energy. Forward thinking ownership, capital investment and movement towards bio-product opportunities has contributed to Cariboo’s longevity and very bright future. Cariboo offers competitive salaries, top-end pension plan, flexible benefits, opportunity for development, advancement and most importantly, the opportunity to make a positive difference in a renewable industry!

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Ensuring consistent mill operations and achieving operating target goals
  • To take full responsibility of the shift including supervision of crews in Pulping Group, Material Handing, Machine room and Pulp Warehouse
  • Manage, develop and motivate direct reporting employees
  • Maintain good morale amongst employees and foster good management/employee relations
  • Ensure that Health and Safety is maintained as priority, leading by example, ensure all team members follow policies, procedures and WBC regulations

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Strong interpersonal, decision making, and communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Demonstrated problem solving, troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Flexible availability to work 12-hour shifts
  • Heavy industry experience
  • Proven leadership abilities
  • Computer skills
  • Desire to progress, learn, grow, and succeed

Considered an asset:

  • Kraft pulp mill experience
  • Supervisory experience

Cariboo offers a comprehensive relocation package to assist your move to Quesnel. Located in central BC, Quesnel has a population of approximately 25,000 and features all major conveniences, including its own airport. Quesnel offers affordable housing, modern recreational and educational facilities, regular community events, as well as unlimited recreational activities for the outdoor enthusiast. It doesn’t take long to feel part of Quesnel’s welcoming community.

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

Interested applicants should apply online by sending their resume, cover letter, and proof of qualifications in confidence. To apply, click on our job ad at and then click "apply now" in green at the top of the page.

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