A Career in the Forest Industry

Work in a safe and professional environment where your unique skills are valued

At Newcastle Timber we strive for a competitive advantage and a high measure of profitability while maintaining safe and environmentally sound logging practices.

We are commited to ensuring the highest level of safe working conditions and fostering positive morale among our crew. Our operations are based out of TFL 39 Mid Island for Western Forest Products (near Sayward, BC). Newcastle Timber employs approximately 15 skilled workers to conduct timber harvesting and processing. We offer a comprehensive compensation package, including union wages and benefits.

To apply for a position at Newcastle Timber, please submit your resume with references by email to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

We wish to thank all applicants, however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted further.

    We are looking for a chaser to join our Grapple Yarder crew. Experience working in coastal logging operations is preferred.

  • Chainsaw use & service preferred 
  • Strong communication and problem solving skills
  • Physically able to dismantle, move and set up a variety of high-lead equipment
  • Occupational First Aid Level 3 preferred

Union Rate and Benefits

Full Time/ Permanent

Not a camp job

Hooktender

-Minimum 3-5 years experience as a Hooktender

-Strong communication and leadership skills

-Physically able to dismantle, move and set up a variety of high-lead equipment

-Valid BC Driver's License & Clean Driver's Abstract

-Occupational First Aid is an Asset

Location: North Island Operations (Near Sayward, BC)

Compensation: Union Rate and Benefits

 

    We are looking for a second loader with experience trimming off rough ends or branches from logs that have been yarded to the landing to join our crew!

  • Must have Second Loader experience
  • Knowledge of coastal BC log grades and sorts an asset
  • Valid BC Driver’s License and clean BC Driver’s Abstract required
  • Occupational First Aid Level 3 preferred

Union Rate and Benefits

Full Time/ Permanent

Certification

  • BSFSC
  • iso14001
  • Sustainable Forest Initiative
  • CSA

2500 North Island Hwy, P.O. Box 640 Stn A, Campbell River, BC V9W 6J3

Phone: 250-287-2513 Fax: 250-287-9259