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We have an exciting opportunity for a Human Resources Manager. We are seeking an individual with a passion for driving the company’s overall business strategies together with a strong desire to support employees in achieving their potential.

About Us

Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd. is an integrated wood products manufacturing company with operations throughout north-central British Columbia. Since 1962 the dedicated team at Sinclar Group has been building strong and stable businesses by encouraging leadership and innovation in our workforce, upholding the family values that framed our beginnings, and respecting the needs of the communities in which we all live and work.

Working with integrity is fundamental to the Sinclar Group of Companies. The health and safety of our employees, our commitment to responsible environmental stewardship, ethical dealings with our business partners, and contributing to the economic and social fabric of the communities in which we operate define the essence of who we are.

While our focus is meeting the needs of our customers, our success is driven by our people.

The Opportunity – Human Resources Manager

Reporting to the Human Resources Director, the Human Resources Manager is responsible for providing comprehensive on-site human resources management within their designated operation(s), and contributing to the overall Human Resources strategies and objectives of the Sinclar Group.

We operate companies that produce lumber, homes, engineered wood products and wood pellets. We also run bioenergy systems that sustainably convert our residual wood into energy, powering our communities.

Our operations are located in three communities; Fort St. James, Prince George and Vanderhoof. The Human Resources Manager will be based in one of these communities. In addition to providing Human Resources Management at more than one operation, they will have HR colleagues reporting to them within their role.

The ideal candidate will have the following work experience: a minimum of 7 years of generalist Human Resources experience, with at least 2 years at a management level; including experience in a similar environment, which will be industrial, manufacturing or operational in nature; 2 years of Labour Relations experience, working within a unionized environment and previous experience coaching, developing and leading employees.

They will have additional qualifications including post-secondary education, preferably an undergraduate degree in a relevant field and will hold a Chartered Professional in Human Resources (CPHR) designation. A combination of relevant education, skills, and experience will be considered.

Community

The communities where Sinclar operates are:

Fort St. James:
In a community that offers affordable housing and an idyllic lifestyle for those who enjoy the great outdoors, Fort St. James is an energetic, active and diverse community that genuinely reflects the northern way of life. The gateway to an abundance of trails, mountains and a chain of rivers and lakes that traverse 400 kilometers of central British Columbia, Fort St. James is known for opening its doors and showing its visitors and new residents the beauty of the north.
Want to know more? Take a virtual tour of Fort St. James here!

Prince George:
Deemed “BC’s northern capital,” Prince George is a lively city of 80,000 people situated in the heart of British Columbia. With early roots as a forest industry town, Prince George’s economy has diversified substantially over the years. Today it is a major center for resource and transportation activity and a service center for communities across the north. It has a thriving economy that offers full opportunities for recreation, housing, employment, education, dining, entertainment and culture. Take a virtual tour of Prince George here!

Vanderhoof:
At the geographical centre of British Columbia, Vanderhoof is a welcoming and inclusive community of nearly 14,500 people within town limits and the surrounding rural area. Offering affordable housing, reasonable tax rates, great education, superior health services, access to government services and a strong retail and service sector, this is a great place to raise a family, operate a business or even retire! Rich in culture, history, natural resources and recreational opportunities, Vanderhoof really is at the heart of it all! Want to know more? Check out these resources here!

Join Our Team!

We offer a competitive starting salary as well as a comprehensive benefits, retirement and relocation package.

If you are interested in joining an organization that is committed to sustainable growth and innovation while supporting healthy and vibrant communities, please forward your resume to hr@sinclar.com and quote “Human Resources Manager” in the subject line.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. The initial review of applications will begin immediately.

To learn more about Sinclar Group Forest Products Ltd, please visit www.sinclar.com

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

To apply for this job email your details to hr@sinclar.com

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