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Heavy Duty - Diesel Mechanic Lead

Posting ID:     17274 
Position Type:   Regular/Full-Time   
City:   Jackson, AL, United States
Location:   Scotch & Gulf Lumber - Jackson (AL03) 


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 successful applicant will be an energetic team player that will apply their strong troubleshooting skills by performing various maintenance requirements.

 

Competitive compensation and benefits are offered, together with a safe, high quality work environment.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Taylor,& Hyster forklifts
  • Volvo Log Loader
  • CAT Log Loader
  • CAT Knuckle Boom
  • Prentice Knuckle Boom
  • Bobcat Skid Steer
  • Various Maintenance Trucks
  • Portable Welders and Air Compressors

 

Required Skills:

  • 3-5 years' experience as a Heavy Duty Mechanic
  • Minimum 2 years of supervisory experience 
  • The ability to operate mobile equipment for test purposes
  • Experience with hydraulics and welding
  • Superior troubleshooting skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Solid background in heavy industry and construction
  • Knowledge of Cat, Kalmar and Taylor equipment would be an asset, as well as knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process


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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Jackson, AL
Jackson is the largest city in Clarke County and the “best small town in Alabama”. Founded in 1816, the town was named after the war hero and general turned seventh president of the United States, Andrew Jackson. This city is located along the western border of Clarke County and on a rise that overlooks the east bank of the Tombigbee River. The low cost of living, higher than average graduation rates, numerous social programs make Jackson an extremely attractive community to be a part of. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/jackson-al
 


Nearest Major Market: Mobile AL

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