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

Red Seal Millwright

May 4, 2022 | Operations

Red Seal Millwright, Castlegar, British Columbia

Interfor is seeking energetic and enthusiastic team players to join our team as a part-time Red Seal Millwright in Castlegar. Starting rate for this position is $44.08 per hour.

What You’ll Do

Planer Technician/Millwright

April 29, 2022 | Operations

What You’ll Do

Preventive maintenance and repair of saw and planer mill equipment.

Breakdown repairs of saw and planer mill equipment.

Set up and calibration on planer mill equipment.

Install machinery and equipment according to layout plans, blueprints, and other drawings.

General Labourer

April 29, 2022 | Operations

What You’ll Do

Successful candidates will train in various areas of the mill.

What You Offer

Highly motivated self-starter with a safety conscious attitude.

Ability to work in a demanding fast paced production environment.

Available to work days, afternoon, graveyard or weekend shifts.

Production Supervisor

April 12, 2022 | Operations

Production Supervisor, Castlegar, British Columbia

When you join our team as a Production Supervisor, you will be responsible for overall operation and performance of the sawmill or planermill and will work closely with other areas of the business to optimize the production performance of the operation.

Project Supervisor, Capital Projects (Temporary Contract)

August 18, 2021 | Operations

We are currently recruiting for a Project Supervisor, Capital Projects for our Castlegar Division in Castlegar, BC. This is a temporary contract role that will be responsible for supporting the Project Managers, and Operations on Capital Projects. They will provide leadership, supervision, and support to facilitate the planning and execution for strategic capital projects.

Future Opportunities (Castlegar)

April 28, 2021 | Operations

This is a future opportunities application. Applications received here will be reviewed when positions become available in the future. Applications submitted here will only be considered for Skilled Trades positions.