Production Manager

Production Manager, Val-d’Or, Quebec

When you join our team as a Production Manager, reporting to the Mill Manager, the selected candidate will be responsible for the overall operation and performance of the mill and
will work closely with other areas of the business to optimize the production
performance of the operation.

What You’ll Do

  • Oversee the day-to-day operations of the Val d’Or sawmill facility including sawmill and planer departments.
  • Maintain the highest standards for safety performance, leading with an impeccable personal example and a well communicated vision.
  • Establish and maintain quality and production standards for all departments
  • Work closely with the maintenance superintendent to effectively coordinate operations
  • Work closely with log procurement staff to provide information required for purchase decisions
  • Maintain clear communication between internal staff and crew to facilitate optimum performance
  • Assist Divisional Accountant in performing required forecasting and financial analysis

What You Offer

  • Ideal candidate will have 6+ years sawmill supervisory experience with an industry-related degree or diploma preferred
  • Must be experienced in all phases of sawmill/planer operations including a solid reputation of improvement
  • Must be computer literate, including a strong background in MS Office products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Mechanical / electrical aptitude would be an asset
  • Strong Organizational and Leadership Skills
  • Strong analytical abilities and working knowledge of sawmill processes
  • Excellent Interpersonal and Communication Skills and ability to work effectively in a highly Interactive / Energetic Team Environment
  • Detail and results oriented

We Are

Interfor is a
growth-oriented forest products company, operating in all major forest products
markets across North America. We offer one of the most diverse lines of wood
products to customers around the globe, produced in safety-focused, world-class
facilities. We strengthen and contribute to the local economies, build value
for our employees and customers, and operate with world-leading sustainable
forest management practices. We are proud to produce sustainable building
materials that contribute to a healthy and sustainable future. Check out to
learn more about our approach to sustainability.

is one of the largest forest products companies in the world and we’re growing
in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success! #StartHereGoFar

We Offer

Interfor builds value
for our employees by providing a career where they can contribute, grow, and
prosper. We offer a competitive salary, based both on what you bring to the
role and benchmarked to market conditions. You’ll also get a competitive
benefits package.
We want you to grow
your career with Interfor. With our industry leading training programs and
track record of promoting from within, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to
‘Start Here. Go Far.’ Check out our Employee Development Programs to learn more

appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an
interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must
successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Interfor
is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse
workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender, national
origin, protected veteran status, or disability.