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Wednesday, 09 August 2017 20:11

2018 Conference & Trade Show

The 2018 Conference will be in Kamloops, BC |  May 3-5, 2018.
 
Stay tuned for details...

Monday, 06 November 2017 18:03

New Job Posting!

Assistant to the General  Manager of the Interior Logging Association

The Interior Logging Association is looking to hire a dynamic self-starter as assistant to the General Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain a strong relationship with existing ILA members, ILA Trades Members, Logging Associations, Government & Safety agencies.
  • Organize & hold town hall meetings in the areas covered by the ILA Membership.
  • Participate as an ILA representative on committees as assigned.
  • Work towards signing new members for the Association. Areas to be covered are the Northern, Central and Southern Interior of B.C.
  • Assist in organizing & promoting the ILA Annual  Conference & Trade Show
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

The Interior Logging Association is committed to growing a thriving and sustainable Forest Industry in BC’s Interior. The Interior Logging Association represents the interests of contractors and the forest community in B.C.’S largest forest region.

 

Please email or mail your resume and cover letter, to the Interior Logging Association.

Email  address -  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Closing date - November 30th, 2017

Wednesday, 08 March 2017 19:00

2017 Conference and Trade Show is Here!

Join the Interior Logging Association

Women Working in the Forest Harvesting Industry

59th Annual Conference and Trade Show
May 4, 5 & 6th, 2017
Vernon, BC

Program, Tickets & Registration

 

Video from the 2016 Conference & Trade Show


Friday, 27 May 2016 16:46

Success! 58th Annual trade show

The Interior Logging Association’s 58th Annual Conference and Trade Show took place in beautiful, sunny Vernon, BC on May 5, 6 & 7th, 2016 at Kal Tire Place and the Vernon Atrium Hotel and Conference Centre.

Thank you to the inside and outside exhibitors that took part with their displays.  
We’d also like to thank once again all our Co-Sponsors for their support.

Axis Insurance Managers
BC Forest Safety
Brutus Truck Bodies
Canadian Western Bank
Capri Insurance Services
Checkmate Fire Prevention Inc.
Cummins Western Canada
Dynamic Capital
Finning (Canada)
Gorman Bros. Lumber Ltd.
Great West Equipment
Gudeit Bros. Contracting Ltd.
Inland Group
IRL International Truck Centres Ltd.
Johnstone's Benefits
Kineshanko Logging Ltd.
Logging & Sawmilling Journal
Morfco Supplies Ltd.
Nor-Mar Industries Ltd.
Parker Pacific
Profab Manufacturing Ltd.
Quadco Equipment Inc.
R.J. Schunter Contracting Ltd.
R. James Management Group
RBC Royal Bank
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
SMS Equipment Inc.
Southstar Equipment Ltd.
Sovereign General Insurance Company
Stamer Logging Ltd.
Supply Post Newspaper
Tolko Industries Ltd.
Wajax Equipment
Waratah Forestry Canada
Western Financial Group
Weyerhaeuser
Woodland Equipment Inc.
WorkSafeBC

 

Saturday, 05 March 2016 00:43

2016 Conference & Trade Show!

Register now, and plan on attending the 58th Annual Conference and Trade Show! Program & Details

Once again Vernon will host this year’s ILA Annual Conference and Trade Show on May 5, 6 and 7. The theme for our 58th conference is “Be the Change for Forest Safety.”

We’re holding some excellent informational sessions on Friday and Saturday. Come learn about the industry and network with other forest contractors... more

Monday, 05 October 2015 23:10

Log Truck Driver Training

The Interior Logging Association is offering a Log Truck Driver Training program. This program has been developed by the industry to meet the needs of employers in the log-hauling sector.

Log Truck Driving Program

  • 1 week theory/certifications classroom component
  • 68 hours of Class 1 driver training seat time
  • 160 hours of mentored seat time driving both empty and loaded logging truck
  • 1 Day ride-along test with experienced log hauling contractor

On completion of the program students will receive their Class 1 Licences, as well as an Interior Logging Association Diploma of Completion for the Log Truck Driver Training program. The program staff will work with the students and employers from the onset of the program to match graduating students with local contractors.

For more information call Ray Trenholm at 250.371.5817 or Wayne Lintott at 250.503.2199

Class Dates
October 12, 2015 – December 18, 2015
November 2, 2015 – January 22, 2016

Tuition costs are free for eligible participants
Prerequisites

  • Interested applicants must first meet certain eligibility requirements set out on the Eligibility Worksheet and Student Application
  • Valid BC Class 5 drivers license
  • Personal interview with instructors and employer representatives.
  • The learning practicum is on an industry site and will require students to take a mandatory drug and alcohol pre-screening test prior to program start.

This initiative is geared towards people who are either unemployed, non-EI eligible, or employed (low-skilled).

Download Application Form
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For more information please call the Interior Logging Association office at 250-503-2199 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

sponsors

 

 

Thursday, 09 July 2015 14:07

Gallery

2015 Trade Show

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Wednesday, 24 June 2015 16:35

Success! 2015 Conference & Trade Show

The Interior Logging Association’s 57th Annual Conference and Trade Show took place in beautiful, sunny Vernon, BC on May 7-9th, 2015 at Kal Tire Place and the Best Western Vernon Lodge and was a huge success this year.

Thank you to the inside and outside exhibitors that took part with their displays.  
We’d also like to thank once again all our Co-Sponsors for their support.

Axis Insurance Managers
BC Forest Safety Council
Brandt Tractor
Brutus Truck Bodies
Canadian Western Bank
Capri Insurance Services
Cookson  Motors Ltd.
Cummins Western Canada
Dynamic Capital
Finning (Canada)
Fountain Tire
GE Capital
Gorman Bros. Lumber Ltd.
Great West Equipment
Gudeit Bros. Contracting Ltd.    
Hub Int. Barton Insurance Brokers
Inland Kenworth
IRL International Truck Centres Ltd.
Johnstone's Benefits
Kineshanko Logging Ltd.
Logging & Sawmilling Journal
Morfco Supplies Ltd.
Nor-Mar Industries Ltd.
Parker Pacific
R.J. Schunter Contracting Ltd.
R. James Western Star Freightliner
RBC Royal Bank
Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers
SMS  Equipment Inc.
Southstar  Equipment Ltd.
Sovereign General Insurance Company
Stamer Logging Ltd.
Supply Post Newspaper
Tolko  Industries Ltd.
Wajax Equipment
Waratah Forestry Canada
Western Financial Group
Weyerhaeuser
Woodland Equipment Inc.
WorkSafeBC

Friday, 24 April 2015 00:00

Tickets Still Available!

Limited tickets are still available for the 2015 ILA Trade Show. Order Today!

For more information, contact Nancy Hesketh: 250.503.2199
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Download Conference Brochure and Registration Form
pdf2015 Conference Brochure.pdf

Friday, 27 February 2015 00:00

looking for Equipment Operators?

Are you looking for Equipment Operators?

We have recently completd our first two cohorts of Forest Harvesting Equipment Operator Training and the students are looking forward to a career in the forest industry.  Below are the student profiles along with details of trainers and training received.

pdfILA_Student_Profile_1.pdf27/03/2015, 16:33
pdfILA_Student_Profile_2.pdf27/03/2015, 16:34