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Quality Control Supervisor Georgia 3/16/2017 +
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Organization:Interfor

Location:Savannah , Georgia

Job Description:

Quality Control Supervisor

Tracking Code
1728-057
Job Description

Job Opportunity: Quality Control Supervisor, Savannah area, GA

 

Who We Are

Interfor is a growth-oriented lumber company with operations in Canada and the United States. We have an annual production capacity of 3 billion board feet and offer one of the most diverse lines of lumber products to customers around the world.

 

What We Offer

Interfor is where excellence meets opportunity. We invest in your success by positioning you alongside the best people in top quartile mill facilities located in great communities across North America. In the past decade, we’ve infused close to $1 billion into modern facilities and systems that employ the latest technologies.

 

Interfor is one of the largest lumber companies in the world and we’re growing in exciting directions. Come be a part of our success.

 

We are currently recruiting for a Quality Control Supervisor for our Meldrim sawmill near Savannah, GA. The Quality Control Supervisor will be responsible for all aspects of lumber quality control including optimizers, change overs, simulations, and other continuous improvement activities.

 

What You’ll Do

  • Supervise all aspects of the quality control program.
  • Maintain and utilize all production optimization systems to maximize lumber values, grade, and recovery.
  • Identify and leverage opportunities to improve quality management.
  • Train and support quality control staff to improve their work performance.
  • Ensure all quality control documentation is current.
  • Work closely with production staff to maximize return to log.

 

What You Offer

  • Grade 12, post-secondary education preferred.
  • Experience in optimization technology.
  • Minimum of 5 years sawmill QC experience.
  • Very proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Understand and use statistical analysis.
  • Lean manufacturing or six sigma a plus.
  • Strong organizational and time-management skills.
  • Well-developed leadership skills and ability to lead by example.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and ability to work effectively in a highly interactive team environment.
  • Ability to function under pressure.
  • Ability to think tactically and strategically, and be detailed and results oriented is also required.
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
  • Commitment to maintain a safe work environment without compromise.
  • Recognize problems and have them corrected immediately.
  • Understand the importance of teamwork and have a positive impact on the team.
  • Open-minded and positive in dealing with change and new ways of doing things.
  • Take personal responsibility for the quality and timeliness of work. 

 

Interested in being a part of our team? Apply online at www.interfor.com/careers

We appreciate the interest of all applicants, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete a pre-employment drug test and background check. Interfor is an Equal Opportunity Employer building a capable, committed, diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.     

 


Job Location
Meldrim (Savannah area), Georgia, United States
 


Apply By:5/16/2017

Phone:604-451-2821

Email:serena.morphy@Interfor.com


Posted By: Interfor

Full-time Whitetail Ranch Hand New York 3/1/2017 +
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Organization:Whitetail Ranch

Location:Hudson Valley, New York

Job Description:

We are a 1400 acre whitetail ranch located in the Hudson Valley, NY.

To assist with the daily running of the property we are looking to employ a full-time ranch hand. Must be a self-starter and willing to learn all aspects of ranch management and maintenance. This position is suited to an individual that has initiative and can work as part of a small team and unsupervised. Must be able to oversee guided hunts, maintain property, and have animal husbandry skills and mechanical ability.

Duties include but are not limited to:

Food plot maintenance and planting
Animal husbandry
Guiding
Camera surveys
Ecology maintenance
Machinery operation and servicing
General grounds and property maintenance

 

Skills:

Must have a good work ethic and friendly personality
Current driver’s license
Mechanical ability
Guiding knowledge and or experience
Ability to work as part of a team and as an individual.

Salary:

Remuneration is based on experienced and includes accommodation and utilities.



Apply By:6/1/2017

Email:swosullivan@gmail.com


Posted By: Dept WFA

Summer Intern Tennessee 3/7/2017 +
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Organization:TDOT

Location:Tennessee, Tennessee

Job Description:

<p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: Times New Roman;"><font size="3">We are looking for an intern for the summer. The position will start in mid May and run until August 4th. It pays $12.50 an hour. Interns will be working with us as we identify streams, wetlands, and other features on future road projects and prepare environmental documents. We have reached out to schools in Tennessee, but so far we only have one person who is not an engineering major and we would prefer to hire someone with more of an ecological interest. Interested students should apply as soon as possible. I have been told they are hoping to send interview invitations by the end of the week. Feel free to pass this along to someone in the wildlife department as well. Here is the link to apply:</font></span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small; font-family: Times New Roman;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><a href="https://www.tn.gov/tdot/article/transportation-human-resources-tdot-careers-internships"><span style="font-size: small; font-family: Times New Roman; color: #0000ff;">https://www.tn.gov/tdot/article/transportation-human-resources-tdot-careers-internships</span></a></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-size: small; font-family: Times New Roman;">&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="MsoNormal" style="margin: 0in 0in 0pt;"><span style="font-family: &quot;Arial&quot;,sans-serif;"><span style="font-size: small;">They should select the Region 4 Project Development/Environmental-Jackson option.</span></span></p>


Apply By:6/7/2017


Posted By: Evelyn

Forester 1 Arkansas 3/9/2017 +
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Organization:Deltic Timber Corporation

Location:Perryville, Arkansas

Job Description:

<p>Deltic Timber Corporation is seeking an entry-level Forester to assist the District Forester in the daily care of a specific district by performing basic forestry functions including, but not limited to: <br /><br /> 1. Cruise &amp; evaluate timberland. <br /> 2. Monitor newly planted trees for quality control. <br /> 3. Check Summer plantations by ensuring newly planted trees are breaking dormancy. <br /> 4. Check Fall plantations by ensuring the previous years planting survived the summer. <br /> 5. Prepare sites for replanting by burning. <br /> 6. Prepare logging jobs by determining stream management zones and other areas of interest. <br /> 7. Collect data for site prep and release spraying of forest (GPS Polygons). <br /> 8. Collect experimental plot data on specific tracts, which directly affect the health and growth rates of Deltic's forests.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Benefit Package Includes:</p> <ul> <li>Health, Dental, Vision and Life Ins.</li> <li>Disability Ins.</li> <li>401K with Employer Match</li> <li>Automatic 401K contribution of 4% for Retirement</li> <li>Paid Holidays</li> <li>Paid Vacations<br /></li> </ul> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>Drug Free Work Place&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; EOE/AAP&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; Minority/Women/Disabled/Veteran</p>

Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Forestry-Forest Management preferred

Required Experience:

0-3 years experience

Salary:

$40,000 plus excellent benefits package


Apply By:5/9/2017

Phone:870-881-6418

Email:Bobbi_Britton@Deltic.com

Mailing:

Deltic Timber Corporation


210 East Elm St.


El Dorado, AR 71730


Posted By: London Harrington

Procurement Forester Mississippi 2/8/2017 +
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Organization:Georgia-Pacific

Location:Louisville, Mississippi

Job Description:

Georgia-Pacific is one of a handful of wood-using companies in the world that doesn't own any timberland. The Wood and Fiber Supply (W&FS) organization ensures that the company's mills maintain a constant flow of logs, wood fiber and chips to sustain its tissue, packaging, paper and building products manufacturing operations. We are currenlty hiring for a Procurement Forester in Louisville, MS.

W&FS operates in some 15 U.S. states, and sources its wood from private lands owned by industrial, institutional or individual landowners. Our team is growing, and we would love for you to consider us!

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

 

  • Implementing strategic sourcing and pricing options pertaining to the procurement of wood and fiber for a manufacturing facility.
  • Evaluating least-cost sourcing and pricing opportunities using analytical and innovative problem solving skills.
  • Working to build strong business relationships within operating areas.
  • Assisting in helping to drive process improvements and presenting innovative solutions to recurring issues.
  • Ensuring all transactions are properly documented and distributed.
  • Working in conjunction with W&FS team to monitor and manage all levels of raw material cost to include: Administrative, Capital Employed, Transportation and Wood Cost
  • Ensuring compliance with all health, safety, and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Actively representing Wood & Fiber Supply and the facility operations on local and regional sourcing initiatives.

 

What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in Forestry or related subject
  • Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

 

What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Wood products procurement experience

 

Why Work For GP?

 

  • A culture that places top priority on integrity and compliance
  • Opportunity for career growth at one of the largest, financially stable companies in the world
  • Encouragement to challenge the status quo and share knowledge
  • Responsibilities and rewards based on contributions
  • Continued company growth due to reinvesting 90% of our earnings
  • Competitive pay and benefits that help you manage your personal and financial wellness

 

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

 

 

 

We're part of your everyday life. From the walls of your home to the Dixie® plates on your table, the boxes at your local grocery store or the Quilted Northern® in your bathroom, there's a good chance a Georgia-Pacific product is nearby. We need people like you: People who can help us make life's simple necessities better.

 

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.
We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran
Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

This employer uses E-Verify. Please visit the following website for additional information:
www.kochcareers.com/doc/Everify.pdf
 

Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in Forestry or related subject

Experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Required Education:

Bachelor’s Degree or Higher in Forestry or related subject

Required Experience:

Open to new graduates

Salary:

Open


Apply By:5/8/2017

Phone:404-652-4360

Email:erin.carter@gapac.com


Posted By: Erin Carter

Manager Trainee Multiple States 1/18/2017 +
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Organization:Baillie

Job Description:

Manager Trainee
Baillie lumber company has several openings for Manager Trainees at our various locations. Locations include: Ohio, New York, Pennsylvania, Kentucky, Wisconsin, Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. These locations are sawmills and concentration yards responsible for manufacturing hardwood lumber. The position would consist of working and learning several different jobs around the facility.

Job duties include:

  • Working with Kiln Operator learning kiln schedule and assisting him on his day to day routine
  • Learning how to grade hardwood lumber
  • Occasionally traveling with a salesman or buyers to be exposed to where our lumber comes from and goes to.
  • Working on a projects that either reduces cost or increases production at the facility
  • Working directly with the Yard Manager to learn the daily operations of the facility, and his day to day task.

Position is salaried with a yearly bonus.

Medical benefits and 401K available.


Apply By:4/18/2017

Mailing:

Teddy Royal
Talent Acquisition Manager
Baillie Lumber Co.
Office – 716-649-2850
Cell – 716-517-0605
Fax – 716-648-7395


Posted By: KBrasher

Summer Internship Multiple States 1/18/2017 +
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Organization:Baillie

Job Description:

Baillie Lumber Co. has several openings for summer internships at their various locations. Locations include: Galion, OH, Smyrna, Owego, Allegany, NY, Titusville, PA, Leitchfield, KY, and Cove City, NC, Donalds, SC, others Eastern US locations.

These locations are large concentration yards responsible for kiln drying hardwood lumber. The internship would consist of working and learning several different jobs around the yard.

This position would be paid and possibly provide housing assistance if needed.

Various jobs candidates would work or learn doing the summer include:

  • Working with Kiln Operator learning kiln schedule and assisting him on his day to day routine
  • Working with Lumber Inspectors learning how to grade lumber
  • Working on a project that either reduces cost or increases production at the facility
  • Filling in for various employees who are on vacation in the summer months


Apply By:4/18/2017

Mailing:

Teddy Royal
Talent Acquisition Manager
Baillie Lumber Co.
Office – 716-649-2850
Cell – 716-517-0605
Fax – 716-648-7395


Posted By: KBrasher

Lumber Trader Internship New York 1/18/2017 +
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Organization:Baillie Lumber Co.

Location:Buffalo, New York

Job Description:

A Baillie internship will help you gain first hand business to business experience in the fields of sales & marketing. When you are a Baillie Lumber intern, you will gain valuable experience in product pricing strategies, negotiation practices, market analysis, territory management, and other standard business practices.

  • Structured 8 week program at our Hamburg, NY headquarters
  • Formal mentor assigned for entire period • Travel outside the office on a regular basis
  • Trusted with confidential company information
  • Urged to work independently on assigned research project
  • Access to top management
  • Responsible for own schedule
  • Weekly review sessions

Job Requirements
A Baillie internship will help you gain first hand business to business experience in the field of sales & marketing. This position provides students interested in sales an opportunity better understand product pricing strategies, negotiation practices, market analysis, territory management, and other standard business practices. Work environment will include both an office setting and some travel. Students who are entrepreneurial, business-minded, achievers, independent and willing to travel are ideal candidates. Intern must have a reliable car for travel and unexpired passport for possible travel to Canada. Students should be targeting a 2018 graduation date.

Learn the duties and responsibilities of a lumber trader:

  • Travel to sawmills & lumber yards
  • Participate in both the procurement and the sales of hardwood lumber
  • Interact with customers and supplies

Complete a research project in support of company goals and objectives

  • Complete independent research
  • Work with existing employees to gain further insight into Baillie Lumber Co
  • Conclude with a formal presentation to company leadership team

Build Relationships

  • Relationships with customer
  • Relationships with sawmill personnel
  • Relationships with sales team


Apply By:4/18/2017

Mailing:

Teddy Royal
Talent Acquisition Manager
Baillie Lumber Co.
Office – 716-649-2850
Cell – 716-517-0605
Fax – 716-648-7395


Posted By: KBrasher