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West Fraser Timber Overview

Vancouver, BC (Canada)
5001 to 10000 employees
1955
Company - Public (WFT)
Wood Product Manufacturing
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
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West Fraser is the largest lumber producer in North America with 7,900 employees in 40 operations in Western Canada and the Southern United States. Recently announced as one of Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, we have also been named as one of ... Read more

Mission: Our investments in modern, competitive manufacturing facilities, product innovation and bioenergy are adding up to a bright future. We take pride in what we do, and our employees have grown right along with us. If you are looking for a company and colleagues that thrive on ... Read more

West Fraser Timber Reviews

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    "Great Company"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Riegelwood, NC
    Current Employee - Shift Supervisor in Riegelwood, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at West Fraser Timber full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Expansive growth, great opportunities to promote from within, great leadership

    Cons

    Not many to mention at present.

    Advice to Management

    Great work, continue people focus

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West Fraser Timber Photos

West Fraser Timber photo of: Apprentice electrician Veronica works on equipment
West Fraser Timber photo of: West Fraser Forestry Students go river rafting!
West Fraser Timber photo of: A woman in the lumber yard
West Fraser Timber photo of: A man working in the sawmill
West Fraser Timber photo of: A man in the lumber yard
West Fraser Timber photo of: A man tending to the seedlings
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West Fraser Timber Interviews

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    Senior Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at West Fraser Timber.

    Interview

    The interview was held in front of the manager of accounting and the two mill operations managers. It was a very simple interview. They inquired about my experience and willingness to relocate.

    Interview Questions

    • What softwares are you familiar with?   1 Answer
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West Fraser Timber Awards & Accolades

  • Canada's Top 100 Employers, Eluta, 2012
  • BC's Top Employers, Eluta, 2012
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