Castlegar Division

Castlegar, BC Canada


Castlegar, BC Canada

Located on the Columbia River in Castlegar, BC, is this 102-acre site, next to the Celgar pulp mill. Acquired in 2008 from Pope & Talbot, the Castlegar Division produces dimensional lumber. With a low-cost log transport system on Arrow Lake and shipping by truck and rail, Castlegar ships to markets within Canada, in the US, and offshore. 

The sawmill has undergone an extensive capital upgrade in 2015 and a significant planer capital rebuild project is scheduled for 2022.

Life in Castlegar

Castlegar is a rich and diverse town that is considered the “heart of the Kootenays.” Castlegar is also famously known as the “Sculpture Capital of Canada,” with statues and works of art all over the downtown core contributed by artists from the Kootenays and worldwide. Over 120 sculptures have been on display as part of the city’s annual Sculpture Walk. From breathtaking adventure to cultural exploration and family fun, Castlegar has it all!

Contact Information

Castlegar Division | Operations

Tel: (250) 365-4400
Fax: (604) 422-3252

2705 Arrow Lakes Drive, Castlegar, BC V1N 4H1, Canada

Available Jobs in Castlegar

4th Class Power Engineer - Relief Position

January 13, 2023 | Operations

What You’ll DoMaintaining a safe work environment.Ensuring consistent operation of the mill.Work towards achieving operating targets.Facilitating the reliable supply of services to the mill.Relief position will work production when not required in the energy plantOperation of a wide variety of equipment including:...

Red Seal Millwright

January 9, 2023 | Operations

Interfor is seeking energetic and enthusiastic team players to join our team as a Red Seal Millwright in Castlegar. Starting rate for this position is $46.08 per hour.What You’ll DoPreventive maintenance and repair of mill maintenance and kiln hot oil systems equipment.Install machinery and equipment according to...

Safety, Quality Control & Production Technician Intern

September 9, 2022 | Operations

When you join our team as an Safety, Quality Control & Production Technician Intern, you will have the opportunity to learn about the business world and gain valuable, hands-on experience in the manufacturing environment of a sawmill. We are looking for candidates who want to wear work boots, live in small communities, and lead people. Interfor provides practical, meaningful experiences working alongside the...

Marine Supervisor

August 26, 2022 | Woodlands & Silviculture

When you join our team as a Marine Supervisor, you will be responsible for managing our Upper Arrow Lakes scales, log yards, and marine activities and have a strong commitment to safety and environment. This role supports our Kootenay Woodlands team and will be based in Nakusp, BC, however, we are open to the successful candidate living in Castlegar, BC if they are...