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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!

SUPERINTENDENT – FINISHING AND SHIPPING

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We are looking for a FINISHING - SHIPPING SUPERINTENDENT at our Timmins sawmill in Ontario.

Reporting to the Mill Manager of our TIMMINS sawmill, the Superintendent, Finishing and Shipping is responsible to manage the operation of the planer line and planer quality control.

This includes ensuring quality and productivity standards are met or exceeded safely and within budget to achieve targets.

The incumbent will work closely with maintenance, yard and sawmill operations, as well as sales and administration to ensure optimum results and customer satisfaction.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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.
  • Participate in work activities to establish the necessary systems to ensure productivity, quality and operational planer mill performance to maximize cost-efficiency.
  • Monitor planer line performance and production output and make necessary adjustments.
  • Responsible to manage planer mill supervisors, including mentoring, coaching and assisting them in their career development.
  • Oversee QC process for the planer as it pertains to product building code certification and field performance.
  • Routinely inspect each manufacturing process operation and note any & all discrepancies from specifications, procedures and corrections required.
  • Maintain calibrations of process equipment.
  • Prepare daily, weekly and monthly reports on key performance metrics.
  • Keep up-to-date in his field of expertise.

SKILLS PROFILE

  • Strong mathematical, statistical and reasoning skills
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written)
  • Exceptional interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Self - motivated and goal-oriented
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Proven ability to lead and engage people in process control management.
  • Team player, organized and result-oriented within tight deadlines.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Post Secondary diploma or college degree in wood products or forestry field or equivalent.
  • At least 10 years of supervisory experience in planer process, grading rules and kiln drying.
  • Previous experience in a sawmill is required.
  • 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.
  • Proven Health and Safety accountability and knowledgeable of relevant legislation.
  • 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!