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Posting ID:     20481
Position Type:   Regular/Full-Time   
City:   El Dorado, AR, United States 
Location:   El Dorado Laminating (AR08) 


Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.

We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.
 

The Opportunity:

Canfor El Dorado Laminating Plant is currently seeking General Laborers to join our team.  We are looking for candidates who are interested in a growth opportunity in a production environment who will train in various areas of the plant.  This position involves manual labor and possible exposure to dust. 

Expect competitive compensation and benefits, together with a safe, high-quality work environment and a great team of friendly, family-oriented and committed individuals. 

Required Skills: 

  • The ability to work in a safe and efficient manner; wear required safety gear (hearing protection, safety glasses, steel-toe boots, hi-vis clothing, etc.)
  • Available and capable of working 12-hour shifts in labor and production roles
  • Standing, climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, balancing, lifting, pushing/pulling are daily requirements to perform the jobs.
  • Exerting up to 10 pounds of force constantly, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 50 pounds of force occasionally in order to move objects
  • Completion of grade 12, a GED or a minimum of 5 years related work experience
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication skills
  • Ability to analyze and troubleshoot
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude
  • Experience in a manufacturing process and especially a lumber manufacturing process would be an asset

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Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.

As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.

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El Dorado/Urbana, AR
This operation joined Canfor in 2015 following our acquisition of Anthony Forest Products and plays a key role in Canfor’s growing presence in the US South.

Historic El Dorado and nearby Urbana are located in the Timberlands region of South Arkansas. Nestled near the calm waters of the Ouachita River, this oil “boom town” of the 1920s has evolved over the years into an area rich in southern charm, history and well-known festivals. The citizens of El Dorado have made education a priority demonstrated by their school district being known for its innovation and unsurpassed financial support. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/el-dorado-ar
 


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