Sawmill worker

Porcupine Wood Products Ltd. based in Salmo, BC is inviting applications from suitable candidates for the position of Sawmill worker who are self-motivated and have good interpersonal skills. The candidate who got selected will be required to start work as soon as possible. The vacancies refer to Permanent employment or Full time job.

Employer Name: Porcupine Wood Products Ltd.
Position: Sawmill worker
No. of vacancies: 10
Salary: $25.00 hourly for 40 hours per week
Employment type: Permanent employment, Full time
Location: Salmo, BC

Job Description

  • The candidate will be required to sort, pile, and transport wood products.
  • The candidate will be expected to assist other processing workers.
  • The candidate will be expected to clean machines and surrounding work areas.

Job Requirements

  • The candidate should be fluent in English language.
  • There are no standard education requirements such as a bachelor’s degree, a certificate, or a diploma.
  • Training will be provided to the selected candidate.
  • The candidate must be able to handle weight up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs).

Work Site Environment

  • The work site environment is noisy, and the candidate must be able to work with complete concentration even in such conditions.
  • The candidate must be able to work in dusty conditions.

Work Setting

  • The candidate will be required to work in a sawmill and a planing mill.

Experience and Specialization

Type of Product

  • The product type is lumber.

Additional Information

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • The candidate should be required to perform repetitive tasks on frequent basis.
  • The candidate should be prepared to perform physically demanding tasks as part of their daily work.
  • The candidate should have an eye for details.
  • The candidate must have excellent hand eye coordination.
  • The candidate must be willing to work in a standing position for extended periods of time.

Own Tools/Equipment

  • The candidate must have their own steel-toed safety boots.


  • Under Long Term Benefits, the selected candidate will receive Group insurance benefits.

How to Apply

If you are interested in applying, apply through the given options.

By email

[email protected]

In person

8564 Hwy 6
salmo, BC
V0G 1Z0 Between 08:00 AM and 04:00 PM

By phone

250-357-9479 Between 08:00 AM and 04:00 PM

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