Jim has over 40 years of experience in the BC forest sector, starting out in the Interior, and then transitioning to the Coast. He has hands on experience in pulp and paper operations, sawmill operations, forest operations and harvesting, aerial wildfire operations, value added operations, sawmill equipment design and maintenance.
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