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Planer Technician-Urbana

Posting ID:     23268
Position Type:   Regular     
City:   Urbana, AR, United States 
Location:   Urbana Plant (GA11) 

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 Opportunity:

The Planer Technician is responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation & modification of all planer machine and related equipment, including set up and maintenance of the planer, while safely maximizing uptime, quality and productivity.



  • Able to troubleshoot and perform all maintenance repairs
  • Make necessary adjustments for proper machine setup
  • Identify and troubleshoot planer machine defects
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner individually and in a team environment
  • Solid background in heavy industry and construction
  • Knowledge of lumber manufacturing and welding are considered assets

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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