Job Posting

General Labourer

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent
Start Date: As soon as possible

Language: English
Minimum Education: None
Positions Available: 10

NOC Group: Other Labourers in Processing, Manufacturing and Utilities (9619)
NOC Job Title: Labourer, General - Manufacturing
Expires in 4 days
Expires: 2021-11-30
Last Updated: 2021-10-20

Job Number: 703267

Job Location(s)

8564 Highway 6
Salmo, British Columbia
V0G 1Z0, Canada

Job Description


Sawmill Production Workers – Salmo B.C.

Porcupine Wood Products Ltd. is a producer of Western Red Cedar products supplying premium products for the North American lumber markets. For more than 27 years, we have been delivering top quality lumber products to our valued customers. We are leaders in sustainable forest management and in converting wood residuals into renewable energy. As we continue to grow our company and our markets, find out how you can grow your career with us. We are located near the village of Salmo, in the West Kootenay region of B.C

We are currently seeking to fill positions for Sawmill Production Workers. We offer full time employment, competitive wages, and a benefits package. We are committed to the development of our employees within our organization, opportunities for growth are available for those who show initiative.

Previous sawmill experience is not required. A premium in pay is offered for applicants with a valid OFA 3 or Lumber Grading Ticket. We are hiring for full time positions, 8 hr/day, 5 days/week. Shift schedules are determined as operations require.

Qualifications of successful applicants:

  • Previous labour experience an asset 
  • Able to perform the physical demands of the job including standing, walking, repetitive bending, turning, and lifting up to 25lbs at a brisk pace.
  • Work in a safe and efficient manner, following all safety rules and procedures including use of PPE as required
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently as needed 
  • Be punctual and reliable
  • Have reliable transportation
  •  Available for shift work as operations require

CSA safety toe work boots are required, all other PPE is supplied. 



How to Apply

Expiring: Nov 30, 2021

Contact: Sasha Lowen
Fax: 250 357 9412

In Person:
8564 Highway 6
Salmo, British Columbia
V0G 1Z0, Canada