SCALER (IN TRAINING)

  • Vimy Ave, Timmins, ON P4N, Canada
  • Full-time

Company Description

ABOUT EACOM

At EACOM, we transform more than wood. Our talented team of 1,100+ employees is committed to working, building, and growing together. Embedded in northern Ontario and Quebec communities, our mills have a long, rich history. We responsibly manage and transform forest resources into high-quality wood products. From the Canadian woodlands to the North American home building market, we strive for sustainability, collaboration, safety, and continuous improvement.

Job Description

We are looking for a SCALER (IN TRAINING) for our Timmins Sawmill in Ontario.

Reporting to the Supervisor - Wood Measurement, you will be responsible for operating the weight scale, carrying out the wood measurement and sampling program to ensure respect of procedures, quality objectives and assisting in the maintenance of the weigh scale systems.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Interface with and train truck drivers to assure use of the weigh scale system in accordance with process.
  • Ensure accuracy of the daily load receipts.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot the Weigh IT scale software.
  • Work closely with sawmill and forest operations personnel to ensure the efficient processing of material through the weigh scale system.
  • Ensure that all government and company statutes, rules and regulations with respect to scaling are carried out satisfactorily
  • Conduct all sample scaling for the calculation of weight to volume factors
  • Measure and maintain an accurate yard inventory
  • Operate and maintain the weigh scale system
  • Conduct quality sampling of round wood received at the sawmill
  • Check and maintain all records of wood receipts and inventory.
  • File weight documentation

SKILLS PROFILE

  • Focused on results
  • Ability to work in team
  • Good organizational skills and ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Analytical skills, focused on quality
  • Good communication skills

Qualifications

  • Have a recognized Forest Technician Diploma
  • The ability to successfully complete the Ontario scaling course and obtain a Ontario Scaler’s license  
  • You are experienced in the use of Microsoft Office and are comfortable with the use of electronic data collection tools

Additional Information

At EACOM, we’re here for you.

EACOM supports employment equity. Diversity is not only welcome, it’s encouraged! We’ll contact you if you are selected for an interview. If you need special accommodations, let us know. Any information you send us will be treated with respect and confidentiality. Gender diversity is also important. Know that women are definitely welcome!

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