Entry Level Production – Closes 6/29/17

Position Entry Level Production
Employer Interfor 
Job Description Job Opportunity: Entry Level Production, Sumas, WA

Who We Are
Interfor is a growth-oriented lumber company with operations in Canada and the United States. We have an annual production capacity of 3 billion board feet and offer one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers around the world.

What We Offer
Interfor provides local stability and opportunity. We help bring out the best in all our people by offering long-term, competitive jobs supported by training, education and great benefits. Plus, you’ll be working with the industry’s latest technologies in clean, safe and modern mills.

Interfor is one of the largest lumber companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success.

We are currently recruiting for an Entry Level Production team member for our Cedarprime Remanufacturing Center in Sumas, WA. The Entry Level Production position will be responsible for stacking defect free blocks on the Chop Line, stacking 1″x6″x20′ maximum boards on the Finger Joint Line, pulling and stacking bundles of siding or racking various lengths of panel and siding on the Moulder Line.

Along with great benefits including medical, dental, 401k, STD and paid time off, the starting rate for this job is $12.29 per hour.

We also offer a competitive gainsharing program for our employees to earn up to $400 per year based on safety, productivity, and quality achievements.

What You’ll Do
•Manually grasp, pull and stack blocks/panels/siding/lumber.
•Manually turn blocks to determine if trimming, ripping or chipping is needed.
•Stack defect free blocks on pallets.
•Stack re-sawn boards and place kiln sticks in load as required.
•Rack finished siding according to length and grade.
•Assist tally person by pulling and stacking bundles of finished product.
•Report any quality issues to your Lead Hand or Supervisor.

What You Offer
•Six months prior lumber operations or manufacturing experience preferred.
•Commitment to maintain a safe work environment without compromise.
•Ability to recognize quality and safety problems and report to have them corrected immediately.
•Understand the importance of teamwork and have a positive impact on the team.
•Open-minded and positive in dealing with change and new ways of doing things.
•Able to communicate effectively with your team and other departments.
•Take personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work.
•Able to lift up to 50 lbs occasionally and up to 20 lbs frequently.
•Able to stand, bend, twist, and perform physical, manual labor for up to 10 hours a day.

Qualifications Not specified


Days/Hours TBD
Contact Info Kim Broersma, 601C West Front St. Sumas, WA EMAIL:   margaret.noel@interfor.com
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Position Close June 29, 2017