Feb 11, 2021

Technical Superintendent, Ontario Woodlands

  • Resolute Forest Products
  • Thunder Bay, ON, Canada
Full time Management

Job Description

We at Resolute are a diverse group of individuals who possess a wide variety of skills. Here, we believe that giving you the ability to maximize your potential without constraint is key to our shared success.

Our Thunder Bay location in Ontario, Canada is currently seeking talent to fill the position of Forestry Technical Superintendent, Ontario Woodlands. This job is permanent, full-time.

 

Technical Superintendent, Ontario Woodlands

 

Resolute Forest Products is seeking candidates for the position of Technical Superintendent for our Northwestern Ontario Woodlands Operations. This position is responsible to lead the development and deployment of technical solutions and continuous improvement initiatives related to the planning, production & delivery of forest products.

 

Your Challenges:

  • Superintendent of information technology platforms and applications development including planning and operations tools (OBCs, GIS, Lidar, drones, tablets etc.) through the coordination of internal and external resources.
  • Work with all levels of the woodlands organization to understand business challenges, opportunities and priorities
  • Develop and manage an annual and longer-term programs, budgets and project plans
  • Increase the efficiency of Ontario woodlands by supporting forestry and operations staff in continuous improvement, technology implementation and change implementation;
  • Lead communications and collaborations with external organizations, industry peers, contractors and suppliers involved in technology development and utilization.
  • Coordinate internal and external resources in the execution of training programs for staff and contractors.
  • Research evolving and emerging technologies that apply to woodland operations and foresee potential benefits

 

Your team:

  • Reporting to the Forestry Manager, you will be part of a results-oriented team whose members are encouraged to exceed expectations.

 

Your profile:

  • 10 or more years relevant experience years; ideally in a variety of forestry, forest operations and forest engineering related fields;
  • degree in forestry, engineering or information technology
  • demonstrated project management, leadership and execution of results

 

Your assets and skills

  • The ideal candidate will possess a demonstrated interest and  drive for continuous improvement through technology deployment and innovations
  • Ability to lead teams in the design, development and deployment of projects
  • Ability to work independently in the management and execution of role accountabilities
  • Excellent project and time management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Excellent computer skills, including demonstrated experience in established and emerging technologies used in forestry and forest operations
  • A thorough understanding of enterprise GIS systems, data integration and data management best practices
  • Solid analytical and problem solving skills and the ability to quickly make sound decisions based on experience and judgment
  • Capacity to influence the team and the contractors to engage and work collegially to achieve business objectives
  • Change management, coaching and mentoring skills

 

Only selected candidates will be contacted.

 

We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages. Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today!

 

In order to be eligible for this position, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada for our company.

 

Our Ontario Woodlands is located at 2001 Neebing Avenue, Thunder Bay, ON. The community of Thunder Bay is located in Northwest Ontario. For more information about the region, please visit http://www.thunderbay.ca/)

 

Resolute Forest Products is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and work environments.  We will accommodate the needs of applicants under the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process.  Please advise the Human Resources Division to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this proces

 

Be part of the change. Be part of a dynamic team.
We are a global leader in the forest products industry offering an energetic and safe work environment with opportunities and challenges that will help develop your skills. We are more than 8,000 employees in Canada, the United States and various other international locations.

We are looking for employees with the experience and expertise to improve our efficiency, increase our long-term profitability and deliver first-class products and services to our customers. And you, what are you looking for?

We are a company writing a new story for itself in a rapidly changing industry. We have made important inroads to ensure our viability and to be an environmental supplier of choice. Come take part of our history and be part of the change!


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