West Fraser operates several sawmills across the U.S. South and a Corporate office in Germantown, Tennessee. The business has approximately 2,400 employees and fifteen plants. West Fraser is a wholly-owned U.S. subsidiary of West Fraser Timber Co. LTD., Canada.
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.
Responsibilities include but not limited to:
•Sweep, pick up debris, dispose of all sawdust and dropped lumber in the work area
•Work under the direction of the supervisor
•Relieve production positions
•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 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 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
•West Fraser offers competitive benefits including, medical, dental, life insurance, disability, and 401-k savings plans.
All persons meeting that 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 phone inquiries, please.
West Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D