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Planer Technician - Maintenance Tech

Posting ID:     25163
Position Type:   Regular  
City:   Estill, SC, United States 
Location:   [[location]] 


Minimum starting pay $24hr + Bonuses; however, pay is negotiable based on experience.


The Opportunity:

The Planer Technician is responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation & modification of all planer machine and related equipment, including set up and maintenance of the planer, while safely maximizing uptime, quality and productivity.



  • Able to troubleshoot and perform all maintenance repairs
  • Make necessary adjustments for proper machine setup
  • Identify and troubleshoot planer machine defects
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner individually and in a team environment
  • Solid background in heavy industry and construction
  • Knowledge of lumber manufacturing and welding are considered assets


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Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

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