Founded in 1986, Groupe Gesco-Star is a leader in Quebec’s lumber sector. Together, its five member companies offer a complete range of services: wood processing, brokerage, supply, reprocessing and road transport. Pooling these strengths help Gesco-Star effectively meet market demand in North American and overseas.

Meet the members of our big family!


lumber production and processing expert


woodlot and logging management company


lumber broker serving North America


lumber broker in the United States


transportation of heavy machinery and materials

The lumber industry: where tradition and innovation meet

Some of Gesco-Star’s production units have been in operation since the 1950s. These sites were witness to the evolution of Canada’s rich logging tradition. The practices may have changed a bit, but the industry is still alive and well!

SAWMILL

1991

2004

2018

PLANING MILL

1991

1995

2018

Today, Gesco-Star is one of Quebec’s 300 largest SMEs. It is still run by founder Maurice Grondin, a bold and innovative entrepreneur.

Stimulating workplaces

Stimulating workplaces

At Gesco-Star, we believe in the forestry occupations and know that the market continues to attract those who know how to innovate. A noble material, wood is a sure value in construction, due to being both maniable and eco-friendly. Logging will always exist: responsibly harvesting mature trees ensures healthy forest management while meeting human needs.

Together, Gesco-Star’s member companies have over 250 employees… and counting! They offer stimulating and stable jobs at a competitive salary. A variety of positions are available: administrative work, woodshop work, transportation, sales and brokerage. Welcome, potential candidates!

Together, Gesco-Star’s member companies have over 250 employees… and counting! They offer stimulating and stable jobs at a competitive salary. A variety of positions are available: administrative work, woodshop work, transportation, sales and brokerage. Welcome, potential candidates!

Career opportunities at Gesco-Star

Gesco Star - un groupe expert en bois d’œuvre

Gesco-Star is recruiting support staff for its member companies, based in its Québec City office. Looking for a dynamic and enjoyable work environment? Apply now!

To contact us

Yan Grondin, CPA, CA

Deputy General Manager

T 418.657.8399
F 418.657.6263
W 1.800.463.6950 poste: 2291
yan.grondin@gescostar.com

Jacques Bussières

Vice-President, Finance and IS

T 418.657.8376
F 418.657.3444
W 1.800.463.6950 poste: 2234
jacques.bussieres@gescostar.com

Jean-Yves Moreault

IT Manager

T 418.657.8391
F 418.657.3444
W 1.800.816.6505 poste: 2285
jean-yves.moreault@gescostar.com

France Gagnon

Payroll Coordinator, PCP

T 418.657.8388
F 418.657.1336
W 1.800.463.6950 poste: 2273
france.gagnon@gescostar.com

960-2600, Boul. Laurier, Tour de la cité, Québec QC G1V 4W2

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