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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!



The Planer Mill Superintendent of our Nairn Center sawmill in Ontario (overall production of 240 million FBM with two planer lines) is responsible to manage the operation of two planer lines. This includes ensuring quality and productivity standards are met or exceeded safely and within budget to achieve targets. The incumbent will work closely with shipping, maintenance, yard and sawmill operations, as well as sales and administration to ensure optimum results and customer satisfaction.

Job Description: • Ensure the highest level of workplace safety and ensure compliance with all applicable government regulations and corporate policies. • 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. • Monitor each planer line performance and production output and make necessary adjustments. • Monitor lumber inventory levels, both rough and dressed, to keep stock fresh and minimize the capital employed. • Responsible to manage planing mill supervisors, including mentoring, coaching and assisting them in their career development. • Prepare reports and analyze various Planer mill production data improved planning and 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 knowledgeable of relevant legislation. • Proven ability to lead and engage people in process control management. • Team player who is result-oriented within tight deadlines. • Strong knowledge and experience in process control and continuous improvement

Requirements: • Post Secondary diploma or collegial degree in wood products or forestry field or equivalent. • At least 10 years of supervisory experience in planer process, grading rules and kiln drying. • Licensed Lumber Grader A or equivalent. • Knowledge of working with collective agreements, and Provincial legislation such as the Occupational Health and Safety Act and the Environmental Protection Act. • Advanced computer skills (Microsoft Office ,Excel and Operational Systems)

If you are invited to continue the selection process, please notify us of any particular adaptive measures you might require. Any information you send us will be handled respectfully and in complete confidence.

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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