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#Foresters Part 6: Everything We Do Has a Plan

Posted by AFPA | July 24, 2018

In the last part of our #Foresters campaign, Kris Kennedy from Boucher Bros. Lumber talks about the importance of good ...

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#Foresters Part 5: A Love of the Outdoors

Posted by AFPA | July 17, 2018

In Part 5 of our #Foresters campaign, recent NAIT forest technology graduate Annette Bugnet talks about her career goals and ...

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#Foresters Part 4: The Future Forest

Posted by AFPA | July 10, 2018

In the latest edition of our #Foresters campaign, Matt Denney from Spay Lake Sawmills explains the steps that forest companies ...

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#Foresters Part 3: Ecosystem Services

Posted by AFPA | July 3, 2018

In Week 3 of our #Foresters campaign, Toni Anderson from Silvacom discusses ecosystem services.

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#Foresters Part 2: We Put the Resource Back

Posted by AFPA | June 26, 2018

In Part 2 of our #Foresters social media campaign, Kalina Velez of Spray Lake Sawmills discusses the steps that forest ...

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Job Post – Lumber Grading Quality Control Manager

Posted by AFPA | June 19, 2018

We are recruiting a Quality Control Manager for our lumber grading bureau. This is an excellent opportunity for professionals with ...

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#Foresters Part 1: Forestry is an Art

Posted by AFPA | June 19, 2018

In Week 1 of our #Foresters social media campaign, Stacey Pike of Blue Ridge Lumber describes how "forestry is an ...

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Posted by AFPA | June 18, 2018

We are experiencing a wood building renaissance. Cutting edge projects like the Brock Commons in Vancouver and Oakwood Timber Tower ...

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The Wild Side of Forest Planning

Posted by AFPA | June 7, 2018

A lot goes into planning Alberta's forests. Check out our latest video.

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Planting in the Park Photos

Posted by AFPA | May 16, 2018

Thanks to everyone who turned out for Planting in the Park! This year's event was held at Edmonton's Government House ...

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Alberta Forest Products Association

AFPA is a non-profit association that represents Alberta’s forest industry. We support our members in reaching new heights of sustainability, safety, efficiency and innovation, and we give Albertans opportunities to learn about our forests and the forest industry.

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Work Wild is here to help people who are looking for a career they’ll love – whether you’re a high school student evaluating career options for the first time, or looking to make a change in your career.

If you’d like more information about employment opportunities in the forest industry, you can find job profiles, current job postings, scholarships and more here.


96% of Alberta’s managed forests (where forest companies operate) are independently certified for sustainability.

Learn more about the forest industry's sustainable forest management practices.

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