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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Recovery Champion

Reporting to the Business Development Manager this position will contribute to the growth and profitability of the company through managing and coordinating systems and controls to ensure optimal and accurate recovery of product.

This is a hands on role managing the day-to-day electronic scanning and process optimisation systems, with responsibility spanning all facets of AKD’s operations. The Recovery Champion must ensure calibration and alignment of equipment is scheduled and performed according to clearly defined procedures.

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Credit Controller

We are seeking an experienced, energetic and diligent Credit Controller. This is a permanent full time position, reporting to the Finance Manager with responsibility for the Accounts Receivable function.

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