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Job Details

Labourer, Sawmill

Employer

WA Enterprises Ltd.

Date Posted

September 30, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Edmonton, AB
  • Earnings $18.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 30, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

WA Enterprises Ltd.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Work Setting

Sawmill

Type of Product

Lumber

Specific Skills

  • Sort, pile and transport wood products
  • Assist other processing workers

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Ear plugs
  • Mask

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Standing for extended periods

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Oct 30, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Labourer, Sawmill is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Labourers in Wood, Pulp and Paper Processing
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to clean work areas and wood processing machines and equipment using shovels, hoses and other tools

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating forklifts and other equipment to load processing materials onto conveyors and into processing tanks, to remove and transport recyclable paper and pulp, to pile and transport wood products, and to remove scrap lumber and wood chips for reprocessing

innovative

Interest in sorting lumber, veneer sheets, panelboards and similar wood products

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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