Weyerhaeuser Saw Filer in Millport, Alabama

Weyerhaeuser recently announced plans to upgrade the currently operational 8-foot lumber manufacturing facility in Millport, AL to a new, state of the art random length sawmill. We are beginning our adventure to a high tech, fast paced sawmill experience. We are looking for several Saw Filers to support and safely execute upon the saw filing services vital to our success. Join us now and be a part of the journey to the future of lumber manufacturing!

Key Functions: * This position is responsible for supporting and safely executing the saw filing activities for our lumber manufacturing facility.
* Safely filing and maintaining band saws and circle saws, performing machine alignment, maintaining saw filing equipment, and preventive maintenance procedures * Inspect equipment for signs of wear/damage and recognize unsafe conditions

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent
  • 3 years' experience in a sawmill environment
  • Demonstrated leadership in mill safety processes and consistently demonstrates a strong commitment to safety values
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Basic understanding of planned/preventive maintenance processes
  • Strong analytical, communication, and problem solving skills
  • Ability to effectively team with others while implementing process changes in a rapid pace work environment
  • Produce quality work product and capacity to adapt to and learn new technology
  • Basic computer skills
  • Resume detailing education and experience required for consideration Preferred Qualifications:
  • Journey filing experience preferred
  • Experience with filing shop equipment calibration and maintenance preferred
  • Working knowledge of hard tipped welding (alloy) and carbide plus stellite tipping preferred
  • Experience tensioning and leveling round saw/band saws preferred
  • Understanding of internal quality control and machine alignment procedures preferred About Wood Products: We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.

For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.

About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. **

/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./ / / /*M/

Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: Saw Filer

Location: AL-Millport

Requisition ID: 01011817