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Wood Processing Labourer

Chaleur Forest Products is currently recruiting for a full-time Wood Processing Labourer at its Bathurst location.

Chaleur Forest Products is the result of the consolidation of two established forest products companies and operates three sites in New Brunswick. Our mills located in Bathurst and Belledune have completely automated lines, producing over 300 million board feet of lumber per year. Our lumber is marketed throughout North America and distributed by rail and truck to the Canadian and the US Eastern Seaboard. Chaleur Forest Products employs over 400 people across our sites.

The Role

Wood Processing Labourer are assigned to cover the shortage of employees in various departments of the company, successful candidates will be employed in a very fast paced environment. Working as a team player, having the ability to multi-task and being an innovative thinker are all essential assets. Given the nature of this position, being adaptable to various work assignments and conditions is essential. We are looking for responsible individuals, with a commitment to workplace safety and an ability to make decisions and work alone for extended periods

Role Overview
  • Handling and lifting materials
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Sort, pile, and transport wood products
  • Feed conveyors, hoppers, saws, and drying machines
  • Operating machinery (dependent on qualifications)
The Candidate will have the following qualifications:
  • High School or equivalent
  • Willingness and physical ability to work in a fast pace, noisy industrial environment
  • Willingness to work varied shifts is required (Rotating weeks days, weeks nights)
  • Good communication skills
  • Previous sawmill employment will be considered an asset but not required
  • Competitive starting salary $18.39 per hour
  • Growth Opportunity
  • Starting vacation
  • Great health benefits
  • Pension contributions
  • Retention bonuses
  • Premiums
  • 12 hour shift Day shift – Night Shift – On Call – Weekend Availability

It’s no wonder why people love working for such an amazing company like Chaleur Forest Products. Join one of Northern New Brunswick’s fastest growing employers!

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