Blue Collar Silviculture

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Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by replant » Thu Feb 12, 2004 7:34 am

This thread is devoted to gossip and discussion for employees and stakeholders of Blue Collar Silviculture Ltd.

This company is believed to work predominantly in British Columbia.

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Post by daleks » Sun Apr 04, 2004 4:39 pm

blue collar is now part of the Coast Range Conglomerate
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Post by steve » Mon Jan 15, 2007 4:44 pm

blue collar is no longer with coast range

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Post by scotthor » Tue Feb 06, 2007 11:00 am

since when?

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Post by daleks » Tue Feb 06, 2007 2:31 pm

last year at least
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Post by scotthor » Mon Feb 12, 2007 8:54 pm

any other info?

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http://www.bluecollarsilviculture.ca/

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Re: Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by wookie » Sun Feb 08, 2009 11:17 am

I've been hired buy these guys this year. Anyone worked there before who has feedback on them?

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Post by Mike » Sun Feb 08, 2009 11:58 am

A friend of mine worked for them 2 or 3 years back and said they were good; she didn't have any real complaints. *Shrug* Can't promise that means anything.
All of my company reviews and experience (The Planting Company, Windfirm, ELF, Folklore, Dynamic, Timberline, Eric Boyd, Wagner, Little Smokey, Leader, plus my lists for summer work and coastal) can be found at the start of the Folklore review due to URL and character limits.

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Re: Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by Seabass » Sun Feb 08, 2009 12:34 pm

Wookie, whose crew are you on?

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Post by steve » Tue Feb 10, 2009 5:51 pm

i worked for blue collar for years, they are a good company.

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Re: Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by Dogmusher » Sat Jan 09, 2010 8:45 am

Well anymore information ? organisation ? food ? money ?
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Post by Richianity » Sun Feb 14, 2010 4:44 pm

Dogmusher wrote:Well anymore information ? organisation ? food ? money ?
Owner is incapable of making a decision to save his life. "Hurry up and wait", "Need to know basis" etc were all made with Blue Collar in mind. If you're capable of 'going with the flow' and are looking for summer camp for college kids, you'll have a good time though.

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Re: Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by ssm » Mon Mar 22, 2010 9:16 pm

anyone else have any info about these guys?

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Re: Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by Gualbert » Sat Mar 27, 2010 11:39 pm

ssm wrote:anyone else have any info about these guys?
Well what specific info do you want? I think Richianity has a pretty accurate overall take of Blue Collar.
Richianity wrote:If you're capable of 'going with the flow' and are looking for summer camp for college kids, you'll have a good time though.
Personally I would say that they are an alright company to 'settle' for but they shouldn't be your first choice. For a big company they are not thaaaaaaaaaat bad. But that said they going to be pretty rough this year. They pretty much only have BCTS and FFT contracts this year. And since the season was pretty rough last year then its not going to get any better. They lie all the time too. Every single contract was made to seem really good and big money but they would always fall flat. These guys had a really good 2007 contract and they are are still milking that memory- any too-good-to-be-true stories that you hear about Blue Collar likely come from that year.

I guess you could do worst though....

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Re: Blue Collar Silviculture

Post by right_arm » Fri Sep 29, 2017 5:42 am

Owner is incapable of making a decision to save his life. "Hurry up and wait", "Need to know basis" etc were all made with Blue Collar in mind. If you're capable of 'going with the flow' and are looking for summer camp for college kids, you'll have a good time though.
Haha some things sure haven't changed much. Albeit they have managed to acquire 1 good consistent contract in Alberta.

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