Production Labourer

Brisco Wood Preservers Ltd - Brisco, BC (25 days ago)

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PRODUCTION YARD LABOURER POSITION

Brisco Wood Preservers Ltd., is a major Canadian Pole Producer of CCA treated wood poles suppling Western utilities and communications companies.

Our main treating facility is located in Brisco BC, just north of Radium Hot Springs in the beautiful Columbia Valley. Brisco Wood Preservers’ second treating facility is located in Peers, Alberta.

In addition, we manufacture large engineered beams from LVL (Laminated Veneer Lumber) in our laminating plant located in Brisco, BC

Position Overview: Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, the Production Labourer is required to learn various tasks including pole production, plywood production, counting inventory as well as general cleanup and other duties as required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform tasks efficiently focusing on Safety, Quality and Production while meeting deadlines.
  • Working on the production skids, measuring, checking for defects, bucking to length.
  • Working on the plywood line stickering and destickering lifts of plywood.
  • Fill out paperwork accurately.
  • Work effectively together with assigned crew.
  • Following established procedures to safely produce high quality results.

Qualifications:

  • Experience in Lumber mill production or manufacturing an asset. Willing to train the right candidate.
  • Experience using chainsaw and other hand tools.
  • Ability to follow direction and work together with others to complete assigned tasks.
  • Ability to use simple mathematics.
  • Self-reliant, organized, motivated and quality oriented.
  • Experience in Forestry an asset.

This is a Full time year round position, which offers a competitive wage.

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

How to Apply: Please address cover letter and resume to Kevin Olson – Operations Supervisor and e-mail pdf file

Deadline for application is 5:00 pm (MST) Friday, Nov 8th, 2019.

Job Type: Full-time