Sawmill Machine Operator at Bernie McGlynn Lumber Ltd – NIPPLOT

Sawmill Machine Operator at Bernie McGlynn Lumber Ltd

Posted by nipplot

Job Details


$24.04 an hour

Job type


Full Job Description

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work Setting

  • Sawmill


  • Examine logs and rough lumber to decide the best lumber cuts
  • Saw, trim and plane rough lumber into dressed lumber of various sizes
  • Monitor logs and lumber movement to ensure cuts are made according to specifications
  • Set up and adjust saw equipment
  • Clean and lubricate sawmill equipment

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling

Weight Handling

  • Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Gloves
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Personal Suitability

  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Team player

Screening Questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?