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Weighmaster - Houston

Posting ID:     20761
Position Type:   Temporary 
City:   Houston, BC, Canada
Location:   Houston (BC03) 


Canfor’s strength comes from the diversity of our skilled and resilient workforce. As our company continues to grow and diversify, so do our career opportunities. Let us take this opportunity to tell you how you could be the best fit for Canfor.  


The Opportunity:

Canfor is currently seeking a motivated and experienced individual to join our team as a Weighmaster. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Weigh and scale inbound/ outbound logging trucks
  • Tag  loads/participate in scale to scan
  • Data entry and prepare daily reports as requested
  • Separate and provide the contractor copy of weight tickets to Contractors.
  • Maintain platform scale in working order and perform a daily scale accuracy check.
  • Housekeeping of scale and scale house
  • Monitor safety of the work environment
  • Other general duties as required


The Candidate:

  • Candidates should have computer Proficiency, self-starter and have the ability to work independently with little supervision
  • Lifting up to 10lbs regularly, lifting 25lbs occasionally, and lifting up 50lbs as needed
  • Computer Proficiency
  • Experience with Scales, record keeping and logs
  • Log Quality identification experience
  • Knowledge of the forest industry
  • Knowledge and experience with a scale system is considered an asset
  • Scaler/Acting scaler license would be considered an asset


At Canfor, diversity means understanding, recognizing and valuing the differences that make each person unique. We see inclusion and diversity as an essential part of our productivity, creativity, innovation and competitive advantage. We strive for a fair and equitable recruitment process, where hiring decisions are based on the individual qualifications and experience of each applicant. 


We are not your run of the mill forest products company, join us and find out why. #canfortalent

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Houston, BC

Houston residents enjoy a relaxed pace of life and omnipresent access to the area’s truly great outdoors. The surrounding area is renowned for its many ultra-clean lakes and rivers, which offer world-class fishing and watersports. Houston in known as “The Steelhead Capital of Canada’ and its thriving eco-tourism industry complements the area’s economic mainstays of forestry and mining. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/houston-bc

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