Founded in 1927, J.H. Huscroft Ltd. manufactures a wide variety of softwood products, and produces a large assortment of boards and specialty products. Specialty products include laminating stock, timbers, ties, export sizes, and fencing. They are committed to operating a sustainable management plan that preserves the ecological, environmental, economic, and social benefits their industry provides.
Currently, J.H. Huscroft Ltd serves customers in Japan, China and Canada.
J.H. Huscroft Ltd. has 75 direct employees and operates a joint venture with the Lower Kootenay Band in Creston, with a staff of 10. They have been steadily expanding operations through new technology and a million-dollar upgrade at the mill. Expansion is thanks to the dedication and imagination of its generations of employees and contractors.
Community-oriented and long-term thinking drives their business. The company is always reinvesting in the people they work with through apprenticeship programs on community sponsorship.
Employment opportunities are available at their Sawmill, Re-manufacturing Plant, and Woodlands Department.