Quality Control Technician

Canfor El Dorado , AR 71730

Posted 1 week ago

Quality Control Technician

Posting ID: 17987Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: El Dorado, AR, United States Location: No Selection

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.

The Opportunity:

Reporting to the Quality Control Supervisor, you will be working to maximize profit and product quality by optimizing production and grade standards to meet current market demands and customer requirements.


  • Perform regular checks, test and inspect product at various stages of production process to verify conformity to product specifications.

  • Use gauges and other devices to verify conformity to standards of product.

  • Enter data into database for recordkeeping.

  • Compile and evaluate statistical data to determine and maintain quality and reliability of products.

  • Assist in developing and achieving targets in safety, quality, and cost.

  • Work closely with production supervisors to ensure safety, quality and production standards are met and understood.

  • Assist with the regular monitoring and tracking of machine center performance

  • Perform regular grade checks to improve grade accuracy and outturn.

  • Have knowledge or be prepared to obtain knowledge of MSR process.


  • Experience in quality control

  • Excellent interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Excellent people and team building skills

  • Strong computer skills

  • High school diploma or equivalent

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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El Dorado, AR

This operation joined Canfor in 2015 following our acquisition of Anthony Forest Products and plays a key role in Canfor's growing presence in the US South.

Historic El Dorado and nearby Urbana are located in the Timberlands region of South Arkansas. Nestled near the calm waters of the Ouachita River, this oil "boom town" of the 1920s has evolved over the years into an area rich in southern charm, history and well-known festivals. The citizens of El Dorado have made education a priority demonstrated by their school district being known for its innovation and unsurpassed financial support. For more information, visit http://canfor.com/our-company/our-communities/el-dorado-ar

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