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Posting ID:     26566
Position Type:   Regular    
City:   Moultrie, GA, United States 
Location:   Moultrie Plant  


Are you a skilled Millwright with a knack for troubleshooting complex mechanical issues? Do you value safety as a top priority? If so, we have an exciting opportunity that might just be your calling. We're seeking a Millwright for our Moultrie, GA Sawmill, where you can utilize your communication skills, and troubleshooting abilities to keep our sawmill operating at peak performance. Join our team and work alongside industry leaders in the forest products sector. 


This role is a full-time night shift schedule, Monday to Friday. Minimum of 40 hours per week with a rate starting at $25/hour + bonuses. Pay is negotiable based on experience and could be higher. 


As a Millwright, your responsibilities will include: 

  • Working with a high-performance team dedicated to maintaining all mill machinery, including pumps, conveyors, compressors, mechanical systems, rollers and chains, bearings, and pneumatic systems involved in the manufacturing process. 

  • Keeping our systems running smoothly by performing preventative, predictive, and reactive maintenance, which involves inspecting machinery and equipment to detect and investigate irregularities and malfunctions. You should be comfortable working under pressure. 

  • Effective time management, assessing carefully when to assemble, move, replace, or dismantle machinery. 

  • Applying your knowledge, skills, and experience to troubleshoot issues, enhance equipment reliability, and implement safe, reliable fixes to keep the mill running. 

  • Having great attention to detail to identify and request relevant parts for timely repairs. 

  • Accountability for assisting in creating a safe work environment for coworkers, customers, and site visitors. 


For this role, we are looking for candidates who: 

  • 3-5 years of experience as a Millwright or Industrial Mechanic 

  • Have the physical capability to lift objects weighing up to 50 lbs. 

  • Demonstrate a high degree of urgency. 

  • Have knowledge of gearboxes, alignments, bearings, drives, conveyors, hydraulic systems, and pneumatic systems

  • Have knowledge of the lumber or industrial manufacturing process (an asset). 

  • Possess experience with welding procedures and equipment reliability (an asset). 


What’s in it for you: 

Our people-focused approach prioritizes our employees’ safety, well-being, and growth because they are critical to the success of our company. We offer competitive compensation, life insurance, 401k, extended medical insurance, safety boot allowances, and paid time off. 


If you are a Millwright with a can-do attitude, superior troubleshooting skills, and a background in heavy industry and construction, we invite you to make a difference and build your career with Canfor Southern Pine at our Moultrie, GA Sawmill! Join us in our commitment to safety and sustainability. 


Don't check off every single bullet point? At Canfor, we prioritize the right fit for our organization over a strict checklist of criteria. We encourage applications from individuals whose backgrounds may not perfectly align. At Canfor, we embrace diversity, valuing everyone’s unique qualities. We believe that inclusion and diversity are crucial for our productivity, creativity, innovation, and competitive edge. Our recruitment process is fair and equitable, based on qualifications and experience.


We appreciate all candidates' interest but will contact only those selected for interviews. Our hiring for various positions is ongoing and includes different screening processes such as behavioral assessments, references, criminal record checks, and drug testing, depending on the role and location.


Why Canfor? We're a global leader in low-carbon forest products like lumber, pulp, paper, wood pellets, and green energy. We prioritize innovation, environmental practices, and community support. In the U.S., we operate as Canfor Southern Pine, offering high-quality, sustainable Southern Yellow Pine.


Our people-focused approach prioritizes safety, well-being, and growth. We provide learning opportunities for skill development at every career stage, competitive compensation, and industry-leading benefits for employees and their families.

Join us today, and together, we can build a sustainable future.


Moultrie, GA
Moultrie, GA, is the largest city of Colquitt County and, with its sought-after warm charm and friendly people, has become known as the “City of Southern Living.” Moultrie offers an exceptional quality of life, year-round outdoor activities and was recently rated as one of Georgia’s most affordable places to live. For more information, visit




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