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Dry Kiln Operator-Hermanville

Posting ID:   23376
Position Type:   Regular    
City:     Hermanville, MS, United States 
Location:   Southern Lumber  


 

The Opportunity:

Dry Kiln Technicians are responsible for measuring the moisture content of the lumber using various techniques and make the proper adjustments to the temperature, humidity and ventilation of the kilns to ensure the product reaches its specific moisture content requirements. Our technicians also maintain records and assist with preventative maintenance and troubleshooting of the equipment in addition to loading and unloading lumber.

 

Required Skills:

  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Available to work all shifts including days, nights and weekends
  • Completion of grade 12, a GED or a minimum of 2 years related work experience, or equivalent training (eg. OSHA tickets, forklift certification, etc.)
  • Good interpersonal skills and communication
  • Ability to analyze and troubleshoot
  • Enthusiastic, positive attitude
  • Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process would be an asset
  • Knowledge of heating systems, kilns and other related power equipment 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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Hermanville, MS
The small town of Hermanville offers low cost-of-living and is near to the City of Port Gibson, a larger centre that is on the National Register of Historic Places. Close to forests and rivers, the surrounding area provides several recreational opportunities including fishing, camping, hiking and hunting. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/hermanville-ms
 

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