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Saw Filer

Company: Hampton Lumber
Location: Warrenton
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Hampton Lumber is a family-owned wood products company headquartered in Portland, Oregon. With over 1,700 employees, we operate ten sawmills in Western Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia. We also manage timberland and operate a wholesale and export division. With nearly 80 years in the sawmill business, we are proud to have cultivated the knowledge and experience needed to grow and prosper, even in challenging times. - We always look to the future and invest in our people, new technologies, and continuous improvement processes and techniques.
Work safely and maintain a safe work environment for yourself and others. Able to follow all operating rules and environmental practices in order to remain environmentally compliant. -Must have knowledge of machine center line-up and be qualified to operate all filing room equipment. -
Generous company-paid assistance for Medical and Dental insurance premiums; cost-effective co-pays & deductibles. Vision, Short Term Disability, Roth and pre-tax 401k, with a 2% company match and an additional 5% annual employer contribution, fully vested after three years. -

  • Work in a safe manner by complying with all company safety policies to include utilizing all required PPE.
  • Able to follow all operating rules and environmental practices in order to remain environmentally compliant.
  • Good manual dexterity
  • Good hand/eye coordination
  • Must maintain a high degree of quality in performance and methods with regards to efficiency and safety
  • Change saws and guides as required
  • Recognize and communicate quality and/or size problems to lead or supervisor and/or fellow teammates in a timely manner and see that they are corrected to the best of your ability
  • Learn to perform calibrations on Edgers and Scanners as needed
  • Assist with routine maintenance of machine centers
  • Attend any training necessary to upgrade performance
  • Notify lead of any problems that arise during the shift
  • Assist maintenance personnel as necessary.
  • Must be willing to train any employee as assigned by supervisor.
  • Must be a team player
  • Be able to align all edgers including gang and board edgers.
  • Be able to teach tipping and side grinding as needed, to company specifications
  • Be able to train all personnel in aspects of filing room department
  • Keep supervisor informed of parts or supplies needed and/or problems
  • Will keep working areas clear of waste and spare time will be used productively.
  • Will immediately advise lead or supervisor of any problems that arise during shift.
  • Work overtime as needed.
  • Will perform all tasks that are required by the Supervisor.
  • Must pass a pre-employment background check and drug screen.
  • Must have minimum of 3 years experience with band saw and round saw filing.
  • Must be PIT certified or attain certification.
  • Chainsaw Certified or attain certification.
  • Fall Protection Certified or attain certification.
  • A high school diploma or equivalent is preferred. -
    Learn more at -, or follow us on Facebook: -. - You can also learn about our company and our priorities by visiting our . -
    Hampton Lumber is an equal opportunity employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other status protected by law. -Disability accommodation available: If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation in the application or hiring process, please contact the Human Resources Office for the location you are applying. - -For more information about our commitment to equal employment opportunity, please see these government posters: and its accompanying . -

Keywords: Hampton Lumber, Hillsboro , Saw Filer, Other , Warrenton, Oregon

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