Location: qathet Region (Powell River, BC)

● A chance for an amazing work-life balance with a progressive company

● A fantastic opportunity to grow your career with an industry leader

● Competitive wages and attractive benefits

About Tla’amin Lake Contracting

As Tla’amin Lake Contracting continues to grow and expand, offering customers access to a greater number of services with the same great care. We’re still family-oriented and employee-focused, and we’re proud of the team we’ve built over the past.

With our exciting projects in qathet Region, Tla’amin Lake Contracting continues to set the standard for reliability and professionalism in harvesting and forestry road construction. We pride ourselves on keeping our commitments, and that’s why, no matter the size or scope of a project, we can help every step of the way with expertise, professionalism, and sincerity.

About the Opportunity

Tla’amin Lake Contracting is growing! We are currently looking for a Log Loader Operator to join our team!

Your tasks include, but are not limited to:

● Operating assigned equipment as required

● Performing daily maintenance of assigned equipment (including checking engine oil, fuel, etc.)

● Ensuring equipment have enough fuel to complete the tasks

● Following strict safety protocols and best practices

● Attending safety trainings and site meetings

● Maintaining cleanliness and organization of landing areas and logging sites

● Completing daily timecards and completing progress reports

About You

To qualify, you must have a valid Class 5 Driver’s License with 2 years Log Loader experience

As key members of the Tla’amin Lake Contracting team, we are looking for motivated individuals who will grow and evolve with us and are looking to develop their skills in this dynamic and challenging environment.

This is a long-term opportunity that requires candidates with a strong sense of teamwork, efficient time management skills, a safety-focused mindset, and excellent adaptability to varying outdoor elements.

About the Benefits

As a valued member of our team, you will be rewarded with:

● Extended health, vision, and dental benefits

● Long-term disability and life insurance

● Employer-paid pension plan

● Paid vacation

● The opportunity to work on exciting projects with a tight-knit and safety-oriented team

● And many more!

Give a damn. Get it done. Be real. These are three uncompromising values that you will be welcomed in upon joining!

If you share our values and have the skills necessary to succeed in this role, apply now!

These are long-term full-time positions.

In accordance with Section 16(1) of the Canadian Human Rights Act and pursuant to Section 42 of the BC Human Rights code, it is Tla’amin Lake Contracting’s best practice for preferential hiring for Indigenous people. Candidates who wish to qualify for preferential consideration must self-identify.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis.

You do not need a full resume to apply, you can Email us at tlaaminlake@merakiresources.com

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $40.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 per week


  • Dental care
  • Extended health care

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • French not required


  • Monday to Friday

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Powell River, BC V8A 0B6: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Application question(s):

  • Do you identify as First Nation, Metis or Inuit?
  • Are you a Tla’amin Nation member ?


  • Secondary School (preferred)


  • loader operator: 2 years (required)

Work Location: In person