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Utility - Entry Level Associate

Whitehouse, FL

West Fraser is the largest lumber producer in North America. We focus on growing our team by promoting from within, and many of our employees have built their careers with us. If you are considering a career with West Fraser expect to join a family company that rewards hard work, delivering results and achieving satisfaction from a job well done.

The Utility position is an entry level laborer/production position, responsible for various functions to include but not limited to cleaning industrial equipment, floors and workstations.

Entry level responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Sweep, pick up debris, dispose of all sawdust and dropped lumber in the work area
  • Clean industrial equipment, floors and workstations
  • Relieve production positions operating various light and heavy industrial machinery
  • Adhere to all mill safety policies and procedures
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by the supervisor

Required skills and experience include:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to bend, twist, lift, climb, stand throughout the duration of the shift
  • Ability to work outdoors in all temperatures in loud, high volume environments performing physical tasks throughout the shift
  • Ability to work rotating shifts, holidays and weekends
  • Demonstrated commitment to safety
  • Minimum of six (6) months in a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
  • Must successfully complete a pre-employment back ground, drug screen, and physical


  • Competitive starting pay along with on-the-job training and a culture that strongly believes in promoting from within
  • West Fraser offers an outstanding benefits package including, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, 401-k savings plans, paid vacation and holidays

About West Fraser:  A diversified North American wood products company recognized as a top employer, West Fraser operates 40 mills in the United States and Canada.  Are you ready to build your career in a company that thrives on growth, a safe work environment, rewarding work, challenge and opportunity?  Build your career at West Fraser.  www.westfraser.com

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contact. Applications will not be accepted at the site.  No phone inquiries, please. West Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D