HRIS Application Support Analyst

September 3 2020
Industries Papers and Wood
Categories Analyst, Data analyst, BI, Mining, AI, Help Desk, HRIS, ATS, Information Technology
Vancouver, BC

West Fraser is a leading diversified North American forest products company. We are listed on the TSX and recognized for the seventh time, as one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and one of Canada's Best Employers for Recent Graduates. Are you interested in working for a company that offers both a challenging work environment and a rewarding career path? Our Information Technology team has an opportunity in Vancouver or Quesnel, BC for an:

HRIS Application Support Analyst

As part of the IT group, this role will provide support, analysis and development assistance for all technology that supports the human resources area of the business.

You will be responsible for:

  • Identifying opportunities for improvement with our human capital management technologies and implementing them
  • Gaining exposure to all human resource business areas
  • Defining technical solutions to business challenges
  • Providing top tier technical support
  • Being a lead resource in projects implementing new technologies or functionality to support strategic initiatives
  • Report design, development, implementation and support of mission-critical enterprise Business Intelligence (BI) reports
  • Data integrations, interface design, data conversion and solution architecture
  • Applying best practices and development standards, including change management
  • Applying and adhering to security and compliance protocols and understanding mandates such as SOX, HIPAA

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Four-year university or technical institute degree in the field of computer science or equivalent work experience
  • Well established organization skills
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Detailed and proactive approach to work
  • A high level of motivation and energy
  • Experience supporting and implementing leading enterprise HCM software (Ultipro, Workday, SAP)
  • Specialization in one or more of the following technologies: Cognos BI or Power BI reporting platforms, relational databases & tools
  • Experience with the following would be an asset:
    • Programming languages such as Java, .NET framework, HTML
    • SharePoint / Office 365
    • IT Project management
    • User Experience Design (UX)

This position will require occasional travel and occasional evening and weekend work to meet deadlines, respond to service interruptions, and perform scheduled maintenance.

West Fraser believes strongly in promoting from within and we are looking for individuals who are interested in a full-time, long-term career. We offer a challenging stable work environment with career development opportunities. We offer an excellent compensation package including a competitive salary, excellent benefits and an outstanding pension plan.

If this position sounds like the career for you, apply at

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

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