Posting ID: 18097 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Thomasville, GA, United States Location: Thomasville
Who We Are:
Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp and paper - is a recognized employer of choice and an exciting place to grow your career.
We have an established presence in the southern US and in Western Canada, as well as sales offices around the world, and are proud of our committed team of over 6,500 employees.
Canfor is currently seeking Machine Operators to run our CDK (Continuous Drying Kiln). We are looking for candidates who are interested in a growth opportunity in a production environment who will train in various areas of the mill site. This position involves manual labor and possible exposure to dust.
Expect competitive compensation and benefits, together with a safe, high-quality work environment and a great team of friendly, family-oriented and committed individuals. This position will work 10 to 12 hour shifts and can expect to work holidays.
The ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
3-5 years of experience in an industrial manufacturing environment (CDK experience a plus)
3-5 years of forklift experience in an industrial setting
Available to work 1st or 2nd shifts in labor and production roles
Completion of grade 12, a GED or a minimum of 5 years related work experience, or equivalent training (eg. OSHA training, grading ticket, trade, etc.)
Good interpersonal skills and communication
Ability to analyze and troubleshoot
Enthusiastic, positive attitude
Knowledge of the lumber manufacturing process would be an asset
Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today.
As we continue to expand our company and our markets, now is the ideal time to grow your career with Canfor. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees. Join Canfor for the stability, exciting career opportunities and growth potential while working for a recognized industry leader.
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One of Georgia's hidden gems, this "City of Roses" is located just north of the Florida border. Also known as "Never Ordinary. Always Extraordinary," Thomasville has a vibrant and charming downtown which becomes a welcome a friendly gathering place for many outdoor events and festivals. This small town is also popular with those who love the outdoors and enjoy small-town living. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/thomasville-ga