Certified Circular Saw Filer

Skilled Trades

Date Posted: June 12, 2024

Job Location: Princeton

Job Number: 01021257

Job Type: Full Time

Start: Immediately

Company: Weyerhaeuser Company Limited


Address: PO Box 550 Old Hedley Road, Princeton, British Columbia, Canada V0X 1W0

Job Description

*Relocation Assistance is available for
this opportunity*

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.

About Princeton
Small town living on the doorstep of
the Okanagan and Lower Mainland. Princeton, BC is located at the
juncture of the Tulameen and Similkameen rivers approximately 1 ½
hours from Kelowna, Penticton and Kamloops, and about 2 ½ hours
from Vancouver. This beautiful community offers a pool, ice rink,
baseball fields, cross country ski trails, tennis courts, mountain
bike trails, a Jr. B hockey team, and several great restaurants
with a variety of foods. Princeton Lumber is one of the largest
employers in the community and has been in operation more than 50

starting rate for a Certified Circular Saw Filer is $46.08. This is
a rotating schedule, two weeks on days, two weeks on afternoons-
Monday- Thursday, 4 10-hour shifts.


  • This
    position is a full-time permanent opportunity for a Certified
    Circular Saw Filer responsible for supporting and safely executing
    the filing activities for our lumber manufacturing
  • Safely filing and maintaining circular saws,
    machine alignment, maintaining saw filing equipment, performing saw
    changes, and preventive maintenance procedures
  • Inspect equipment for signs of wear/damage and
    recognize unsafe conditions


  • Certified Journeyperson Circular
    Saw Filer or Benchperson
  • High School Diploma or
  • Experience in a sawmill
  • 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
  • Ability to effectively team with
    others in a rapid pace work environment
  • Strong analytical,
    communication, and problem-solving skills
  • Basic computer
  • 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

For more than a century,
we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood

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

We know you have a choice in
your career. We want you to choose us. 

Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity
employer. Inclusion is one of our five core values and we strive to
maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging,
opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a
diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive
environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay
and thrive with our team.

Job Conditions

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

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