Company description: We take pride in the work that we do at White River Forest Products (WRFP) because we know that we’re helping to build dreams. Whether people buy our quality lumber to build their dream home, cottage, or business, or want a good paying job with us for themselves and for the generations to come in the community, White River Forest Products (WRFP) helps make those dreams a reality. We’re distinct because we’re a community-based venture. The random length sawmill was formed by private investors, the Netamisakomik Anishinabek (formerly known as Pic Mobert First Nation) and the White River Economic Development Corporation.
Located in Northwestern Ontario in White River, Ontario, WRFP is known for our high-quality lumber and a strong community spirit. A multi-million-dollar re-investment program is ongoing, and the mill employs over 160 talented people working towards making WRFP one of the most efficient mills in Eastern Canada… and we’re hiring.
Location of Work: White River, ON
Title of Position: Sawmill Labourer (NOC 9614)
Vacancies: 2 Type of
Position: Permanent, full time
Primary Focus: To clean the sawmill of all debris that has settled off of the conveyors/ vibrators within the sawmill building. To perform other duties as assigned by the supervisor.
Job Duties: · Follow the directions of your supervisor; · Follow the guidelines outlined in the Job
Description; · Operate production equipment as assigned · Ensure smooth flow of process throughout sawmill · Perform maintenance duties including shoveling excess bark and debris · Clean-up work areas during work stoppages or inaccessible places during operations · Perform other related duties · Follow the Regulations found within the Occupational Health and Safety Act; · Wear all appropriate Personal Protective Equipment; · Report any mechanical problems observed to your Supervisor and the appropriate Millwright Personnel; · Report any Accident, Injury or Close Call as soon as possible to your Supervisor; and · Perform the essential duties of your position as well as those additional duties as directed by your Supervisor
Skills & Education Required: · Completion of secondary school or equivalent experience · Safe Work record · Good communication skills and effective ability to follow directions · Ability to work effectively as part of team and independently · Capable to multi-task, self-manage and self-motivate · Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
Wage & Hours: $ 23.85 per hour, 8-10-hour shifts, M-F days or evenings
Benefits: Disability Insurance, Dental Insurance, Pension, Extended medical insurance (e.g. prescription drugs, paramedical services, medical services and equipment), Vacation 4% Remuneration
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