At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren't just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our Employees are the real reason we've been in business for over 100 years. Their skill and ingenuity have made Weyerhaeuser one of the largest manufacturers and distributors of wood products in the world.
This Softwood Lumber sawmill located in Cottage Grove, OR operates an engineering department on 5 shifts and has openings for skilled millwrights. The role requires individuals to be self motivated with strong teamwork, mechanical and technical skills.
Excellent wages and benefits
High-tech process control technology
Dynamic, supportive team-based setting
Continuing educational opportunities
Progressive pay-for-skill program
Leadership is a highly valued skill in our mill and all employees are encouraged to participate. All candidates must be safety conscious, self-motivated, possess excellent communication skills, be experienced in working with other crafts, and have a desire to work in a market focused, team environment.
Mechanical Key Functions
Machine center troubleshooting, repair, assembly, preventative and predictive maintenance; reading blue print and sketches proficiently to fabricate equipment and make modifications; repair or replace chains; belt conveyors; gear boxes/drive chains; hydraulics & pneumatics; welding/cutting; and using power tools.
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent: Oregon State Millwright Card, experience in hydraulic circuitry, job planning, machine center alignment, and cutting/welding required. Minimum 3 years millwright experience required. If no State card, must be willing to obtain card within 6 months and have at least 6 years of verifiable work experience.
Successful candidates must be willing to work long hours, any shift, which may include holidays. These positions require the willingness and ability to work at heights as well as climbing stairs, lift up to 50 pounds, work in an environment containing wood dust and extreme heat or cold. Ability & willingness to perform the essential physical functions of the position.
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