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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AKD Softwoods is looking for an experienced and self motivated IT professional, to join our growing business.

The role will expose the successful candidate to infrastructure including servers, virtualisation and software defined storage, networking, wireless network links, mobile scanners, and more.

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AKD Softwoods is looking for someone with a passion for IT and a desire for developing their knowledge and skills. The IT Support Trainee will have the opportunity to work with our high performing IT team, where you will learn all aspects of the IT and Desktop Support function.

The position would suit all ages and experience, with a focus on people with strong computer skills and willingness to learn.

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Wood Machinist Apprentice

We are now offering an exciting opportunity under our Apprenticeship and Scholarship Program for an energetic and self-motivated person to join our Wood Machinist Team

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