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.
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. *
/ 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
Requisition ID: 01011393