Current Opportunities

Full-time Manager

Can you see yourself working at the most forward-thinking sawmill in the Northern Interior region, processing approximately 80,000 m3 of dry balsam a year? Seaton Forest Products is hiring a full-time manager! Founded in 2016, Seaton is a locally owned and operated cant mill west of Smithers, BC. Seaton is proud of its sustainable model, using dry balsam wood for cants and converting chipped waste into supply for a local pellet plant. If you would like to drive the future of this exciting local business, please send us your CV – we would love to hear from you.


  • Manage day to day mill operations to ensure production numbers
  • Negotiate log price and volume with local wood suppliers
  • Research the possibility of obtaining TSLs / secure volume
  • Communicate with broker regarding product sales
  • Liaise and negotiate with Ministry and Industry
  • Oversee personnel hiring and terminations
  • Lead safety program


  • Sawmill experience
  • Forestry background, RPF an asset
  • Experience with log buying
  • Strong supervisory and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work outdoors in all weather
  • Physically fit


Wages will be commensurate with experience. To apply, send your resume and cover letter via email to