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SCALER at Georgia Pacific

Posted in Manufacturing 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Warrenton, Georgia

Job Description:

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Scaler – Warrenton, GA


Georgia-Pacific has an immediate opening for a Scaler at our lumber mill in Warrenton, GA. This position is responsible for the safe and efficient operation of the Wood Scaling process.  Additionally, this person ensures that the quality of the wood received meets our quality standards, helping us to produce some of the highest quality lumber on the market. If you enjoy learning new things and would like the opportunity to work with computers and systems in a manufacturing environment, this is the position for you!


A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Inspecting incoming log trucks to ensure supplier quality specifications are met

  • Writing warning/reject notices for loads not meeting specifications

  • Working with logging contractors and foresters to assist in correcting wood and fiber quality issues

  • Maintaining inventory information for raw materials; reporting daily usages and inventories to accounting, wood and fiber supply and mill personnel

  • Creating and providing reports relative to wood and fiber inventories, deliveries, and wood quality

  • Coordinating outgoing shipments with other Georgia-Pacific mills, customer, drivers, and vendors

  • Using multiple computer systems to track incoming and outgoing product to ensure that production is maximized and our product gets to market quickly


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Willing and able to work overtime, weekends, and holidays as needed

  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment

  • Willing and able to work in a hot, humid, cold, and noisy industrial environment

  • Ability to read a tape measure


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience using WinScale tracking software

  • Experience tracking inventory levels

  • Experience in a wood products manufacturing environment

  • Experience with wood quality control

  • Experience creating reports

  • Experience using scale to weigh trucks

  • Experience with Microsoft Office Word, e.g.; creating documents & mail merge, Excel e.g.; creating spreadsheets, utilizing formulas, & analyzing data, and Outlook, e.g.; scheduling meeting invites & e-mailing

Want to learn more about Georgia-Pacific?

Salary and benefits commensurate with experience.

We are an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran

Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test.

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