Log Scaler (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Vaagen Brothers Lumber Inc

  Colville, Washington, United States

Log Scaler
Full Time Regular
Colville, WA, US

Vaagen Bros. Lumber, Inc. is looking for an individual that has at least 5 years log scaling experience. Must be able to scale small diameter logs in the log yard, visually examine non-scale loads for log quality and communicate with supervisor/foresters on log quality issues. Certification for Washington preferred, but not mandatory.

Regular Duties

The Log Scaler will be assigned to perform and assist in the following activities:

* Scale logs in the log yard and merchandizer

* Visually exam non-scale loads for log quality

* Communicate log quality concerns and successes with area supervisor and foresters

* Maintain lines of communication with machine operators for the proper and safe spreading of logs for scaling

* Maintain a clean and safe work area

Special or Occasional Duties:

* Control dust in work area

* Run equipment in and around the log yard

* Operate truck scales

* Assist in training and mentoring of new employees

Pay and Benefits:

* Pay depending on experience

* 401k with match

* Full medical, dental, vision, life, short term disability

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt 

Check us out at www.vaagenbros.com

Enjoy our video "From Logs to Lumber" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NvbgwdTGoyo

Vaagen Bros. Lumber, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, religion, national origin, disability and veteran status.

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