AKD Softwoods is a major employer, situated in the Colac region
Established in 1955, AKD Softwoods has a rich history
Utilizing state of the art x-ray and automation technology,
AKD minimizes waste.
AKD embodies values of honesty, commitment, and quality.
With sustainable pine plantations, we manage the whole lifecycle of production

AKD Softwoods


Based in regional Victoria, AKD Softwoods is a vertically integrated forest products Company. Founded in 1955, the Company proudly services local and international markets through sustainable forestry practices and employing the latest technologies available to produce a high quality product for all end users.

The Company's philosophy of 'stump to store' is managed through its 8,000ha radiata pine estate, two large scale sawmills, two post and preservation businesses, export operations from 3 locations and its own transport fleet. This philosophy allows the Company to ensure that its products are delivered on time, of the highest quality and produced in a flexible, reliable and sustainable manner.

AKD Softwoods. Reliable and sustainable...naturally.



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B-Double Truck Driver

We are currently seeking a highly motivated and experienced B-Double Driver, to join our dispatch & logistics team. Our emphasis is on finding the ‘right person’ to continue to build on our team and success oriented culture.

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Shift Maintenance Fitter

We are currently seeking experienced and trade qualified Shift Maintenance Fitters to join our team of over 30 qualified tradesmen to work across our Colac and Irrewarra sites.

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Accounts Payable Officer

We are seeking an experienced, energetic and diligent Accounts Payable Officer. This important role is a permanent part-time position, reporting to the Finance Manager, with a focus on delivery of high quality support to the finance function. Hours are relatively flexible and will be negotiated for the right candidate.

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