Supervisor Planer-Nights

Location: Prosperity, SC (29127)
Company: West Fraser
Salary: $250
Industry: Other
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4 days ago

Covid Vaccine Incentive $250!

The Planer Supervisor will be responsible for all aspects of safety and production of the planer mill, dry kilns, and shipping department. This role will be a member of the leadership team at the mill. The shift is 6 pm -4 am.

West Fraser is currently looking for individuals who are interested in a full-time, long-term career in a modern mill environment.

The successful candidate should be highly skilled and motivated.

What you will be responsible for:

  • Achieving production goals with the highest regard and adherence to employee safety
  • Managing and motivating the hourly workforce in the assigned areas
  • Effective evaluation and continuous improvement of processes

Required skills you will need:

  • At least 1 year of prior experience as a supervisor or lead
  • High school diploma
  • Demonstrative safety leadership
  • Excellent team-building and motivational skills
  • Understanding of accounting and financial metrics for a mill operation
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Good computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office

Preferred skills that will make you stand out:

  • College, University, or a technical degree
  • Understands and demonstrates quality-control processes
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Lumber grading certification
  • Wood products experience with any of the following: Planning, Sawmilling, Drying

Must successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen and background check.


  • Competitive starting pay
  • On-the-job training
  • A culture that strongly believes in promoting from within
  • Medical
  • Dental
  • 401k with company matching & retirement contribution
  • Life insurance
  • Short and long-term disability
  • Paid vacations and holidays
  • Potential relocation assistance

Safety is one of West Fraser's core values and our employees can expect a challenging, stable work environment with career development opportunities.


If you are ready to build your career in a company that thrives on growth, internal promotions, training, 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. Be sure to attach your resume to your online profile as resumes will not be accepted at the site. No phone inquiries, please.

West Fraser is a diversified wood products company producing lumber, OSB, LVL, MDF, plywood, pulp, newsprint, wood chips, and energy with over 60 facilities in Canada, the United States, and Europe. We are the largest lumber producer in North America, a leading global manufacturer of wood-based panels, and the world's largest producer of oriented strand board (OSB).

We are a growing company, believe strongly in promoting from within, and pride ourselves on providing a challenging environment with continuous development. The successful candidate should be interested in future growth opportunities within the company.

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

Web Reference : AJF/333070507-202
Posted Date : Thu, 23 Jun 2022

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