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About us
As Canada’s first truly global forest products company, we are an iconic representation of the opportunity that Canada has to offer the globe. Canfor was started in Vancouver, BC over 80 years ago by two immigrants. Today, we remain headquartered in Vancouver, BC and now boast a global workforce of 7,000 employees. Canada’s natural resource sector – more... is the most robust in the world and Canfor is proud to be a global leader demonstrating the power of our very own renewable resources.

With sustainability at our core, there has never been a more compelling time to join our company. From paper, pulp and lumber products that are the foundation of housing and daily life around the world, to carbon neutral energy production and biofuels – we know our business is the kind of venture that captures the hearts and minds of those who want to see our planet and its people thrive.
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What is it like to work at Canfor?

3.3
Work/Life Balance
3.7
Salary/Benefits
3.3
Job Security/Advancement
3.0
Management
3.2
Culture

What are people saying about the leadership at Canfor?

Picture of By Don Kayne, President and CEO, CEO of Canfor
73%
of employees approve of By Don Kayne, President and CEO’s performance as CEO
CEO Approval is based on 99 ratings
4.0
Salary and employees great, career advancement and management are a work in progress
Written by Accountant (Former Employee) from Vancouver, BC on 12 August 2019
Canfor in pays well, and has a good benefit package. They are trying hard to retain employees, offering all kinds of benefits like sports ticket giveaways, employee events. Location in Vancouver is also good for walks, running, but not as good for public transit, though a shuttle bus is available.

Cons:

Promotion and career management in some
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What did candidates say about the interview at Canfor?

Interview experience
Based on 43 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 43 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 42 interviews
About a day or two
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