Job Posting

Forklift Operator

Employer Name: 
Vaagen Fibre Canada
Job Location: 
Midway, BC

Vaagen Fibre Canada sawmill is seeking candidates for Forklift Operator for our Midway, BC operation. As an employee you will be directly responsible for operating a forklift for moving lumber materials around the log yard.

Job Description:

  • Loading and unloading materials
  • Stacking and organizing material on site
  • Moving materials when needed
  • Clean up when required
  • Daily grease and fluid checks of forklift equipment
  • Miscellaneous construction tasks
  • Adhere to Health and Safety standards and have a safety-first work style
  • Other duties as assigned

Work Environment

  • Dusty


  • Wage offer dependent on certification and experience.
  • Benefits: Company events, Dental care, Disability insurance, Employee assistance program, Extended health care, Life insurance, On-site parking, Paid time off, 3% RRSP match, Store discount(s), Vision care, Wellness program
Specific Skills Required: 
  • Valid forklift license from a recognized and accredited Canadian training program or school (copy will be required during interview) preferred
  • Minimum 2-years' experience as a forklift operator preferred
  • Safety conscious and aware of surroundings at all times
  • Strong problem solving skills;
  • A commitment to working safely;
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision;
  • Positive attitude, and takes pride in your work
  • Detail-oriented, organized, and thorough
  • Team player



Posting Will Expire: 
Thursday, October 8, 2020
How to Apply
Application Procedure: 

Cover Letters & Resumes can be sent to: or faxed to the number below.

(250) 449-2792
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