Summer Student - General Labourer

Summer Student – General Labourer, Nairn Centre, Ontario

When you join our team as a Summer Student – General Labourer, you will support the mill to run smoothly by ensuring everything has a place and that the yard and sawmill are clean. Working in a sawmill, you’ll discover that they do more than transform forest products, they also transform our communities. The hurly rate for this position is $23.15/hour on a 40/hour week schedule (6:00am-4:30pm and 6:00pm-4:30am).

What You’ll Do

  • Rebuild and replenish packages of lumber that have spilled.
  • Perform housekeeping and cleaning, shovel and sweep shavings and chips and pick up broken pieces of lumber in the plant and in the yard as required.
  • Train on and replace on operating positions as needed.
  • Perform other related duties.

What You Offer

  • Be available to work day and/or night or weekend shifts as needed (flexible schedule).
  • Team working skills.
  • Autonomy and initiative.
  • Exercise vigilance and adhere to all health/safety policies.

Who 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.

Interfor 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

What 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 at

We 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 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.