West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest products company, recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for eight years and rated Top Employer for Young People. We are a growing company looking for talented people to be part of our team. Our Manning Forest Products division has openings for:

Summer Students (May through August 2023)

Our applicants must currently be a student, enrolled in a Post Secondary Institute and a minimum of 18 years old. You are confident operating industrial equipment, performing cleanup, and working various shift schedules. Our Summer Student pay rate is competitive.


  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Our West Fraser values (including integrity, humility, teamwork, frugality, innovation, competitiveness, and respect)
  • The desire to learn, grow and succeed.
  • Industrial experience and post-secondary education would be considered an asset.
  • Commitment to safety

About West Fraser:

West Fraser is a leading forest products company. We are listed on the TSX, NYSE, and recognized for the eighth time, as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers. Our goals are straightforward – leadership through safety, profit, responsibility in communities, excellence in people and strength in products.

West Fraser Timber has over 60 locations across Canada, the United States, and Europe. We believe strongly in promoting from within and pride ourselves on providing a challenging environment with continuous development. The successful candidate should be interested in future growth opportunities within the company. West Fraser offers an excellent compensation package including a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and an outstanding pension plan.

West Fraser believes inclusive, diverse teams build a more vibrant workforce, safer operations, and a stronger company overall. We strive to create workplaces and leadership teams that are reflective of the diverse communities we are a part of. We will not discriminate against any applicant for employment on the basis of race, gender, national origin or any other protected legal characteristic.

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Leadership through safety, profit, responsibility in communities, excellence in people and strength in products.