Wood Supply Manager


Permanent Full Time

  • Kawerau Based

  • Pulp and Paper Sector

Oji Fibre Solutions is a leading producer of market pulp, paper and fibre based packaging.  Backed by the strength of the Oji Group, we are a company with huge heritage, and are committed to delivering quality, innovative products that enhance the competitiveness of our customers.

Right now, we are after a talented and capable Wood Supply Manager for our Pulp Mill in Kawerau.

A key part of the role requires converting complex and dynamic mill demands into realistic, real world, cost effective wood supply solutions that help ensure the business meets its customer demands.  You will be working & liaising with external fibre suppliers (log, woodchip & wood fuel suppliers) & contractors for the supply of fibre to our Kawerau Mill.

As such, you will need to be an effective communicator and relationship builder, you’ll appreciate the importance of providing quality information to other key people across the business.

In addition, you will be responsible for management of the log handling & yard operations at the Tasman Mill. As such, Health and Safety management is an absolutely critical skill, with a modern attitude and a sound understanding of today’s safety requirements associated with log handling, transport and logistics operations. Proactive leadership is an essential capability to ensure our workers and contractors come home safely, every day. 

A background in forest based supply chain planning, contract & contractor management are important skills to be successful in the role.

This role takes you beyond the traditional boundaries of the forest operations, providing insight and opportunities within one Australasia’s largest forest products manufacturers.

So if you have the experience and/or a relevant tertiary qualification in forestry then take the positive step now and be part of the OjiFS Fibre Supply team!

In return we offer a competitive base salary and a comprehensive benefits package including medical care plans, personal insurances and a generous superannuation program with Oji Fibre Solutions contributions of up to 7.5%.

If this position sounds like the type of challenge your looking for then don’t delay!

APPLY ONLINE TODAY with your current CV and a cover letter.

Location: Bay of Plenty

Closing Date: 27 August 2017

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Job no: HIAJ720705