Jun 12, 2023

We are currently searching for General Production Laborers to join our fast-growing operation! Production positions are available in both the Sawmill and the Planer Mill, and for both 1st & 2nd shift.

Position Overview:
Reporting the other Shift Supervisor, the Production Laborer will work a Monday to Friday schedule, 55 hours per week with an occasional Saturday at 12 hours per day; shifts do not rotate.  Operator jobs vary slightly according to machine center, but the basic duties include:
  • Starting and stopping machine at the beginning and end of each shift.
  • Cleaning equipment at the beginning and end of each shift and keeping a clean workspace.
  • Monitoring machine during the shift and performing various tasks to ensure maximum throughput of lumber.
  • Performing basic preventative maintenance and checklists as required, and reporting all issues to Maintenance Department
  • Being present and on time for each shift.
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Qualifications:
  • High school or equivalent (Preferred);
  • Exceptional manual dexterity and coordination;
  • Ability to operate buttons, switches, and joysticks on electrical panel;
  • Ability to operate computer keyboard;
  • Good vision with or without corrective lenses;
  • Ability to stand, and move around, climb stairs as needed;
  • Extensive movement of arms and hands;
  • Ability to work in all types of weather;
  • Must be able to lift a minimum of 50 pounds;
  • Must be able to tolerate bark and sawdust;
  • Ability to bend, stoop, pull, and push.

Become a part of our team by sending your cover letter and resume to: kinsalecareers@tealjones.com