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Looking for a new challenge with a great Canadian wood products company, a leader in its field, one that values talent, professional development and its employees' contribution? Want to work in a high-tech environment contributing to sustainable forest management? JOIN THE TEAM!



We are therefore looking for a Planer Mill Superintendant for our Nairn Center sawmill in Ontario (overall production of 240 million FBM with two planer lines). Reporting to the mill manager, you will be responsible for managing supervisors, quality, machine performance and production of the Planer mill production department to achieve production targets. You will participate in process control shipping and standard compliances to liaise with Sawmill operation, maintenance, quality control, sales and administration to ensure safety, quality level and processes. You will be also be responsible for customer satisfaction (requirements), improving productivity, reduce cost and maximizing quality and value recovery of lumber. Job Description: • Ensure the highest level of workplace safety and ensure compliance with all applicable government regulations and corporate policies. • Optimize safety and be a safety culture carrier for hourly workers. • Ensure the highest level of quality control and product presentation standards for customer satisfaction. • Identify continuous improvement opportunities and quality control initiatives. • Participate in work activities to establish the necessary systems to ensure productivity, quality and operational planer mill performance to maximize cost-efficiency. • Insuring customer satisfaction as per requirements and quality of finished product. • Identify, recommend and participate in implementations by interacting with sawmills operation with respect to any quality or supply issues that arise. • Monitoring each planer line performance and production output. • Monitoring of lumber inventory levels, both rough and dressed, to keep stock moving and minimize the capital employed. • Implication on hiring process of Planer mill personnel. • Conduct supervisor performances reviews based evaluation. • Analyze and prepare reports for Planer mill production follow-up for better planning and maximize alignment with sales department. Skills: • Good organizational and communication skills; • Excellent interpersonal, analytical, problem solving and team building skills • Demonstrate excellent leadership. • Proven Health and Safety accountabilities and are knowledgeable of occupational health and safety. • Proven ability to lead in safety and engage people in process control management. • Team player, Result-Oriented within tight deadlines. • Strong knowledge and experience in performance management and continuous improvement Requirements: • Post Secondary diploma or collegial degree in wood products or forestry field or equivalent. • At least 10 years of experience in planer process, grading rules and kiln drying in a supervisory role. • Have the equivalent of a Licensed Lumber Grader A • Knowledge of collective agreement, occupational Health and Safety Act, Environmental Protection Act and operational standard management. • Advanced computer skills (Microsoft Office ,Excel and Operational Systems) • Solid knowledge of Performance Management and Continual Improvement processes • Maintenance experience and knowledge.

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EACOM is an employer that respects equal opportunities in employment.

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EACOM Timber Corporation is a major Canadian wood products company. Its operations include the manufacturing, marketing and distribution of lumber and wood-based value-added products, and the management of forest resources. EACOM currently owns seven sawmills (5 in Ontario, 2 in Quebec), a remanufacturing facility (Quebec) and an engineered I-joists plant (Ontario). Its head office is located in Montreal, Quebec, and the company is now hiring more than 1 000 passionate people. The Company is committed to investing in strong assets, including healthy forests, advanced technology and talented people.

We offer professional challenges to meet your TALENT and LEADERSHIP in a DYNAMIC and SAFE environment. You will benefit from considerable advantages: competitive pay, training and development opportunities, flexible schedules and more!

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