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sawmill labourer


Source: Job Bank

Location

Barneys River Station, NS
B0K1A0

Salary

$18.00 hourly

Additional Information

  • Work Term: Seasonal
  • Work Language: English
  • Hours: 50 hours per week
  • Education: No degree, certificate or diploma
  • Experience: Experience an asset

Work site environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work setting

  • Relocation costs not covered by employer
  • Sawmill
  • Planing mill

Tasks

  • Feed conveyors, hoppers, saws and drying machines
  • Load chips, sulphur and processing materials
  • Sort, pile and transport wood products
  • Remove scrap lumber and wood chips for reprocessing
  • Assist other processing workers
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas

Specialization or experience

  • Green economy sector

Transportation/travel information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Public transportation is not available

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods

Weight handling

  • Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)
  • More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Ear plugs

Screening questions

  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently a student?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?

Green job

  • Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

  • Bonus
  • Group insurance benefits
  • Life insurance

Other benefits

  • Parking available
  • Travel insurance

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