Weyerhaeuser Sorter Operator in Bruce, Mississippi

Weyerhaeuser Company is currently recruiting for a Sorter Operator for our lumber manufacturing facility located in Bruce, MS. This operational role is key in safely ensuring the effective and efficient processing of raw materials, resulting in the quality lumber that will be shipped to our customers.

Key Functions

  • Monitor flow of green lumber to drop sorter and take appropriate action to maintain continuous flow of lumber

  • Understands lumber grades/values and identifies defects, length, and width, sometimes from a distance

  • Identifies and communicates minor mechanical deficiencies

  • Uses hand tools to changes knives and perform miner maintenance; may use a dial indicator to set knives

  • Clears cross ups and may change band and gang saws/guides

  • Assists in maintaining housekeeping standards

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Able to work safely and follow all company policies and procedures

  • Must have good mechanical/electrical problem solving skills

  • Good oral and written communication skills

  • Able to learn and understand basic computer operation

  • Able to perform all essential job functions, including lifting 2-20 pounds regularly, lifting up to 50 pounds occasionally, climb steps and ladders, work from height and in tight spaces, and standing or walking for 2-3 hours at a time for 10 hours

  • Successful completion of assessment process, background check and post-offer pre-employment drug screen and physical

    About Wood Products: We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.

    • For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products ** . *
    • * About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.
    • We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. *
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/ Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans. / / /

Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: Sorter Operator

Location: MS-Bruce

Requisition ID: 01011393