Certified Saw Filer

SKILLED TRADES
Date Posted: April 11, 2019
Job Location: Princeton
Job Number: 01013586
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: Weyerhaeuser Company Limited
Website: www.weyerhaeuser.com
Address: PO Box 550 Old Hedley Road, Princeton, British Columbia, Canada V0X 1W0

Job Description

At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren?t just the trees
and timberlands we oversee. Our employees are the real reason we?ve
been in business for over 100 years. Their skill and ingenuity have
made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest manufacturers and distributors
of wood products in the world. Weyerhaeuser wants to attract and
retain the best people.

Key Functions:

  • This position is responsible for supporting and safely
    executing the filing activities for our lumber manufacturing
    facility.
  • Safely filing and maintaining circular saws,
    performing machine alignment, maintaining saw filing equipment, and
    preventive maintenance procedures
  • Inspect equipment for signs of wear/damage and
    recognize unsafe conditions

Requirements

Qualification Requirements:

  • Certified Journeyman Saw Filer
  • Experience in a sawmill environment
  • Demonstrated leadership in mill safety processes and
    consistently demonstrates a strong commitment to safety values
  • Experience with filing shop equipment calibration and
    maintenance
  • Understanding of internal quality control and machine alignment
    procedures 
  • Experience tensioning and leveling saws
  • Understanding of planned/preventive maintenance processes
  • Produce quality work products
  • Ability to effectively team with others in a rapid pace work
    environment
  • Strong analytical, communication, and problem solving
    skills
  • Basic computer skills
  • Offers of employment will be conditional upon successful
    completion of a substance testing, background check, fitness for
    work testing, and agreement with general terms of employment.

About Wood Products:
We’ve been delivering quality building products and solutions to
our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to
specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance
and unparalleled support. For more than a century, we?ve been
building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood
products.

About Weyerhaeuser:
We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make
the world a better place. We?re serious about safety, driven to
achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business
lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of
exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are
passionate about making a difference. We know you have
a choice in your career. We want you to choose us.


Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to
taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment
women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and
protected veterans.

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English