Forklift Operator Level 1 - Mansfield, AR

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West Fraser is a diversified North American wood products company producing southern yellow pine lumber and wood chips across the Southern US and Western Canada.  We are the largest lumber producer in North America!

Our employees operate in a culture that values safety first and rewards hard work. We recognize and support our team culture and focus on growing our team by promoting from within – many of our employees have built their careers with us.

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

•Must have a demonstrated commitment to safety
•Must have good interpersonal skills
•Must have good written and oral communication skills
•Must be willing to perform all job assignments in an effective and timely manner with minimal supervision
•A minimum of six (6) months in a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
•High School Diploma or GED
•Ability to work in hot, cold, dusty and noisy industrial environment
•Ability to bend, twist, lift, climb, stand throughout the duration of the shift
•Ability to work rotating shift, holidays and weekends
•Must successfully complete a pre-employment background, hair follicle drug screen, and physical


Job Duties:
•Complete equipment checks and perform preventive maintenance on equipment
•Transfer lumber between various plant operations and comply with applicable safety regulations.
•The employee chosen for this position will be required to perform the following key phases of Basic Care:

1.Inspection of equipment
2.Service and minor adjustments to the equipment (when necessary)
3.Cleaning of the equipment
4.Documentation and reporting of results

•West Fraser offers competitive benefits including medical, dental, life insurance, disability and 401(k) savings plans.


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All persons meeting the criteria above are encouraged to apply, however, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Applications will not be accepted at the location. No telephone inquiries, please.


West Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D