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A step in the right direction!

We have an exciting opportunity for a Maintenance Supervisor at Apollo Forest Products in Fort St. James, BC!

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.

Apollo Forest Products, a part of Sinclar Group Forest Products since 1969, is a major employer in the community of Fort St. James, deriving significant benefit from a capable and committed workforce. With its strong and secure fibre basket, the Apollo mill produces 150 million board feet of premium quality stud lumber annually.

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

The Opportunity: Maintenance Supervisor

This is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a keen appetite to grow their Maintenance career in the forest manufacturing industry.

Reporting directly to the Maintenance Superintendent, the Maintenance Supervisor is responsible for upholding maintenance practices to ensure the reliability and performance of the plant. As an integral part of the maintenance team, you will provide leadership, training and support to employees and contractors. Through a strong combination of technical knowledge and skills, business acumen and leadership capabilities, you will implement and control all maintenance related programs and procedures. Exercising considerable judgment, integrity and discretion at all times, you will provide support, sound advice and guidance in all maintenance related matters in an effort to ensure a high level of safety, operational, financial and quality performance.

As the successful candidates, you possess a Journeyman (Red Seal) Millwright certification, have relevant experience in an industrial maintenance environment and exhibit solid analytical, problem-solving and trouble shooting skills. With a firm and steadfast commitment to safety, you demonstrate strong and effective communication skills, as well as the ability to collaborate and work cooperatively within your immediate team and across the organization. You demonstrate a high level of professionalism and an ability to contribute to a positive culture based on mutual trust and respect while delivering results. Knowledge of computerized maintenance management systems, familiarity with MS Office software and experience with mentoring and training individuals are considered assets.

Shifts may vary for this position (Days, Afternoons, Graveyards or Weekends), however, opportunities exist for flexibility within the operational schedule.


 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.

Join Our Team!

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: and remember to quote ‘Maintenance Supervisor – Apollo’ in the subject line.

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

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

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