Quality Control Measurement Technician (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Contract

  Carrier Forest Products Ltd

  Big River, Saskatchewan, Canada

THE OPPORTUNITY:

Located at the heart of Saskatchewan’s forest industry lies Carrier Forest Products Ltd. We are a family-owned company with a corporate culture built on hard work, ingenuity and collaboration. At the forefront of innovation, we are pioneering technological advances in one of Canada’s most stable & grounded industries.

THE QUALIFICATIONS:

The Measurement Technician will be a detail oriented individual with a proactive attitude.  They will have the ability to work well with others at all levels and should be a motivated self-starter who is comfortable working alone.  This is a physical job working outdoors in all weather conditions.

The following qualifications are preferred:

  • Skilled with relevant Microsoft Suite programs (Excel, Word, Access)
  • Minimum 6 months experience in a mill or forestry setting
  • Comfortable with technology and an aptitude for computers

    THE DUTIES:

  • Monitors and measures the dimensions and quality attributes of logs delivered to the yard.
  • Compares dimensions and quality attributes of logs against both Woodlands contracts and Company log quality specifications
  • Maintains records and statistics related to measurement and quality issues; and analyses data
  • Assists in the continuing development of company log quality attributes and specifications, and recommends appropriate bonuses and penalties for logs not meeting the Company’s standards.
  • Assists the Woodlands staff in the operation of the scale
  • Assists the Government Check Scaler as required, spreading or picking up scale loads with equipment.
  • Weekend inventory counts of lumber and logs
  • This position is a term contract

Compensation

Salary is commensurate with experience.