Entry Level Manufacturing Associate

at West Fraser, Inc.

Jacksonville, FL

Posted on Jul. 13, 2017


Full Time


Health Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Disability Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan

West Fraser is looking to hire a Manufacturing/Industrial Utility professional in Whitehouse, FL.

*Meet our Hiring Managers in person.
*Visit us on July 25, 2017 from 10AM to 2PM.
*Click Apply now for the location address.

West Fraser is a diversified North American wood products company producing southern yellow pine lumber and wood chips across the Southern US and Western Canada. We are the largest lumber producer in North America!

Our employees operate in a culture that values safety first and rewards hard work. We recognize and support our team culture and focus on growing our team by promoting from within – many of our employees have built their careers with us.

Our Manufacturing/Industrial Utility Worker position is an entry level role with the expectation that self-motivated individuals will advance into progressively skilled positions.

Responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

• Maintaining safe work areas, collecting debris and disposing of sawdust and dropped lumber in assigned areas
• Cleaning industrial equipment and workstations
• Relieving production positions; operating various light and heavy industrial machinery
• Showing a willingness and flexibility to perform various job assignments that may change daily
• Supporting our culture of safety by adhering to mill safety policies and procedures at all times

Required skills and experience include:
• High School Diploma or GED
• Minimum of six (6) months in a manufacturing or industrial environment preferred
• Ability to work outdoors in all temperatures in loud, high volume environments performing physical tasks throughout the shift
• Ability to perform the essential functions of the position which includes walking, standing, sitting, climbing stairs, bending and lifting up to 50 pounds
• Ability to perform all tasks in accordance with West Fraser safety policies and procedures
• Recognize and support our team culture, communicating effectively with all team members
• Ability to work rotating shifts, holidays and weekends
• Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check, drug screen test and physical

Our highly competitive compensation package includes:
• Competitive starting pay along with on-the-job training and a culture that strongly believes in promoting from within


Outstanding benefits package including:
• Medical
• Dental
• 401k
• Life insurance
• Disability
• Paid vacations and holidays

If you are ready to build your career in a company that thrives on growth, a safe work environment, rewarding work, challenge and opportunity, come build your career with us at West Fraser.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Please apply through our online application process as resumes will not be accepted at the site. No phone inquiries, please.

West Fraser is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D & Drug Free Workplace (DFW)

*Meet our Hiring Managers in person.
*Visit us on July 25, 2017 from 10AM to 2PM.
*Click Apply now for the location address.

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