Overview

ROLE:

Work within a team to perform a variety of manual duties and tasks throughout the site, specifically in the entry level positions.
Based on qualifications, experience and needs, you could become one of the three Entry Level Production Workers in the following Departments: Paper Mill or  Newsprint.
You need to be safety-conscious, energetic, and able to understand your role in our team.
REQUIREMENTS: What you bring to our workplace

Education: Secondary School Diploma:

Grade 12 mathematics and Grade 12 English or French course.
Post-secondary courses will also be recognised. (course code must start with M for Math and E for English/F for French)
Experience:

Labour experience is an asset.
Testing:

Successful results in a General Aptitude Test is a condition of employment.
CONDITIONS:

Wages vary by departmentNews Mill: $26.92/hr (90% for the first 1,000 hrs – $24.23)
Paper Mill: $26.70/hr (80% progression program to start – $21.36)
Shift work required: 8- or 12-hour shifts, including days, evenings and nights.
COMMITMENTS:

Live up to our values, principles, and guidelines.
Bring an open and cooperative attitude to your job, contributing to our positive work environment.
Comply with all health, safety and environmental standards, applicable regulations, and laws, as well as our collective agreement.
SETTING & LIFESTYLE: What to expect at the site and in the region

GFFP Kapuskasing operations include the newsprint mill with some 350 employees, a sawmill with 125 employees, and a forest management operation with 100 employees.
Planned as a model town, Kapuskasing is a bilingual community with a population of close to 10,000 that serves several smaller nearby communities.
Housing costs in Kapuskasing are about a third of the Ontario average, and the area boasts good schools and health care.
The area appeals to outdoor enthusiasts and offers many recreational activities – especially boating, fishing, and hunting.
NOTE:

Please note that applicants will be required to submit a copy of their transcripts, as proof of the minimum education requirement.
Proof of the language and Math requirements must be provided prior to any potential offer.

 

Please submit your resume to: careers@greenfirst.ca

Please Note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Please quote Labourer – (Location Applied) – SPLASH in the subject line of your application

About Green First Forest Products

GreenFirst Forest Products proudly operates in Canadian forests, producing high-quality softwood lumber. We serve residential and commercial construction markets as well as the industrial market. To ensure that forests thrive in the future, we invest in them, employ industry best practices in forestry management and require our suppliers to demonstrate the same.