OPERATIONS TEAM LEAD

OPERATIONS TEAM LEAD
Forestlands Department

Domtar Inc., Dryden Pulp Mill Operations, which utilizes annually 1.8 million m3 of conifer fibre and manages the Trout Lake and Wabigoon Sustainable Forest Licenses with combined area of approximately 1.7 million hectares, is seeking an individual to join our Forestlands Team. A progressive community set between Winnipeg and Thunder Bay, Dryden offers excellent medical, educational and recreational facilities.

Reporting to the Forestlands Manager and working in conjunction with the Forestlands team, your role will be to develop, plan and lead the implementation of Domtar’s safety, forest stewardship, production and quality standards for Domtar’s operations on the Trout Lake and Wabigoon Forest Sustainable Forest Licenses.

More specifically you will be responsible for:

 Overall leadership of safety, environmental, financial and production systems for Domtar staff and contractors engaged in harvesting, road construction/maintenance, hauling and silviculture operations.
 Oversee the effective development and implementation of a fibre supply plan (1-5 year horizon) for both the Trout Lake and Wabigoon Sustainable Forest Licenses to meet financial, quality and inventory targets for the Dryden Pulp Mill and other external customers.
 Leadership, coaching and development of Operations Team members.
 Forestlands key contact for Trout Lake and Wabigoon Forest operational plans with both internal and external customers, local government ministries, community organizations and surrounding First Nations.

The ideal candidate will possess a Forestry degree and be eligible for membership with the Ontario Professional Foresters Association. You bring a minimum of 10 years of demonstrated leadership that has produced successful business results together with strong beliefs and behaviors in safety, professional ethics and environmental values. You will have solid business skills (entrepreneurial, negotiation, cost competitiveness, business planning, strategic thinking and results forecasting) and as a team player demonstrate excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact effectively with a diverse group of forest industry, government, resource users and community members.

If you are interested in an opportunity to work with an organization that is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers a full range of employee benefits and a competitive wage package, consider joining our Team. Please forward your resume, in confidence, by

Friday, July 21st, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. CDT to maggie.tremblay@domtar.com

We would like to thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.

Company: 
Domtar Inc.
Job Location: 
POINT (-92.8369592 49.7800938)
Closing Date: 
Friday, July 21, 2017 - 15:00