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Lumber Grader

Posting ID:     17209 
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.
 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain an average grade performance in accordance with Plant specifications
  • Develop and improve management systems that optimize production and grade outturn
  • Ensure the regular monitoring and tracking of machine center performance
  • Perform regular grade checks to improve grade accuracy and outturn
  • Have knowledge or be prepared to obtain knowledge of MSR process
  • Follow trim chart instructions for maximizing lumber value
  • Help meet or exceed production waste and quality goals

 

Requirement Skills:

  • SPIB Certification or equivalent Lumber Grader Agency Certification
  • 2-5 years of experience as Lumber Grader in a lumber manufacturing environment
  • Experience in the mill optimization process
  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Well-developed people and team building skills
  • Strong computer skills
  • High school diploma or equivalent


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
 


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