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Do you thrive in a dynamic and challenging environment with opportunities for continuous growth and development?

When you join the Teal-Jones Group, you are joining a leader in the industry.  The entrepreneurial spirit embedded throughout The Teal-Jones Group of companies started more than 60 years ago and today the company prides itself as being the largest privately held forest products company operating on the West Coast of Canada.  We have built our success and continue to grow.

We provide a dynamic environment with competitive compensation.  We encourage innovation and growth in a fast paced environment.

THE TEAL-JONES GROUP OFFERS:

  • A competitive wage and benefits program;
  • A commitment to safety standards;
  • A collaborative and respectful work environment.

APPLY TODAY:

Become a part of our team by sending your cover letter and resume to: careers@tealjones.com

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

Please check in often for position vacancies.  Or, send us your resume.  We review all resumes we receive.  Thank you!

~ Operations Engineer ~

This position will be located at our Fraser Valley Operation working out of our Head Office in Surrey.  Regular travel to our logging division at Pitt Lake will be involved.

Primary duties/responsibilities are to:

  • Coordinate/Supervise engineering activities for a variety of harvesting systems including hoe chucking, helicopter, cable and mechanical logging with a combined harvest of approximately 100,000 m3;
  • Prepare associated Stumpage Appraisals and Cutting/Road Permits;
  • Assist in Higher Level Planning/Administration/Implementation of Forest Stewardship Plans, Landscape Unit Plans, Licenses of Occupation/Leases and Special Use Permits;
  • Implement the Company’s Corporate Management System and Safety Management System to workers on the ground;
  • Liaison with local First Nations;
  • Prepare log End Use Sort/Species forecasts.

The following qualifications are considered necessary to effectively undertake this position:

  • Familiarity with the Legislation and Regulations governing forest practices in BC;
  • Strong background in coastal/steep slope engineering and harvesting operations;
  • Competent with basic computer applications with a working knowledge of ECAS;
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be self-directed, and motivated, with the ability to organize and direct projects and personnel;
  • Have a valid class 5 driver’s license.

Please forward your resume to the attention of John Pichugin, RPF by e-mail at forestrycareers@tealjones.com.

~ Forestry Summer Student – Pitt Lake Operation ~

The Teal-Jones Group currently looking for a Forestry Summer Position. This is a temporary role starting at the beginning of May 2018 and ending in September 2018.

Primary duties and responsibilities include:

  • Timber and road reconnaissance
  • Road and block boundary traversing
  • Deflection lines
  • GPS surveying
  • Creek assessments
  • Silviculture surveys

The following general qualifications are considered important to effectively undertake this position:

  • A general knowledge of forestry and related activities;
  • The candidate must be physically fit and able to work in rough terrain and adverse weather conditions;
  • Work independently and safely in remote areas;
  • Familiarity with RoadEng and Microsoft Office applications;
  • Camp work including 5 day shifts; and
  • The candidate must possess a valid driver’s license and provide their own transportation to and from the Pitt Lake boat launch.

This position is based at Teal- Jones’ Pitt Lake operation, located north of Maple Ridge. Room and board is provided by Teal- Jones at the Pitt Lake camp. Occasional work throughout the Fraser Valley maybe required.

Interested persons may forward resumes and a cover letter to the attention of Steve Trommel RPF, by email at forestrycareers@tealjones.com.

 ~ Divisional Forester ~

We are currently recruiting for the position of Divisional Forester at our Fraser Valley Division.

POSITION OVERVIEW:

Primary duties will include:

  • Implementation and administration of the Forest Stewardship Plan for the Division’s Forest Licence and Timber Licence;
  • Organizing all silviculture activities in the Fraser Valley Division;
  • Co-ordinate silviculture activities in the Company’s Coastal Operations;
  • Prepare Forestry Budgets and Silviculture Accruals.
  • Provide liaison with First Nations, Government Agencies, and Special Interest Groups;
  • Assist in the preparation and review of Cutting Permit applications, Site Plans, and Logging Plans and other projects required to meet the Company’s production objectives;
  • Organize Planting, Sowing, Brushing, Silviculture Surveys, Road Deactivation and Waste and Residue programs at the Fraser Valley Division;
  • Co-ordinate the Company’s Corporate Management System and Safety Management System for Forestry Activities in the Fraser Valley Division.

QUALIFICATIONS:

The following qualifications are considered necessary to effectively undertake this position:

  • Currently registered with the Association of BC Forest Professionals as a Professional Forester (RPF) or Forest Technologist (RFT);
  • Familiarity with the Legislation and Regulations governing forest practices in BC;
  • Background in forestry planning, coastal engineering and silviculture operations;
  • Competent with basic computer applications with a working knowledge of RESULTS, PHOENIX, SPAR, and ESF;
  • Working knowledge of Commercial Contract preparation and implementation;
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, be self directed, and motivated, with the ability to organize and direct projects and personnel;
  • Have a class 5 driver’s license.

If you are a Registered Professional Forester or a Registered Forest Technologist who will enjoy a highly challenging career, please forward your resume to the attention of John Pichugin, RPF by e-mail at forestrycareers@tealjones.com.