Employment Opportunity: Engineer

May 19, 2023

Join a dynamic team in forestry!

Title: Engineer
Job Type: Full-time Contract
Wage: $200/day
Application Deadline: June 1st, 2023
Contract Duration: Estimate:
June 7, 2023 – July 31, 2023


Capacity Forest Management is currently seeking a passionate and dedicated individual to join our team as an Engineer for our upcoming project on Pooley Island, BC for Kitasoo Forest Company.

As an Engineer, you will be tasked with working in rugged terrain within remote access areas to assist project lead engineers. This position will require you to stay in camp with Capacity crews for 10 days at a time. The estimated duration for this project is 3-4 shifts.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist project lead engineers.
  • Ensuring high-quality of planning are met.
  • Maintaining accurate records of block development progress
  • Adhering to safety procedures and regulations
  • Working with Capacity Forest Mgmt crews and working in a camp environment

Qualifications and Skills 

  • No prior engineering experience required.
  • Familiarity with manual labour and outdoor work is an asset
  • Capacity to adapt to changing weather and terrain conditions
  • Strong work ethic, physically fit

Equipment and Gear

  • If you possess caulk boots, hard hat, and high-vis clothing, please indicate this in your application.

Working Hours and Compensation

  • Average workday consists of 10 hours per day
  • Shifts follow a schedule of 10 days on, 4 day off
  • Pay rate is $200/day


To apply, please submit your resume along with a brief cover letter outlining your interest and suitability for the position to DaveJepson@capfor.ca or fill out an application at the Kitasoo Development Corporation office. We look forward to welcoming a new member to our dynamic team!

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