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Job Details

Wood Processing Labourer

Employer

Vortex Energy Services Ltd

Date Posted

July 10, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Nampa, AB
  • Earnings $21.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 8  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 08, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Vortex Energy Services Ltd

Languages

English

Education

Secondary (high) school graduation certificate

Work Site Environment

  • Noisy
  • Dusty
  • Hot
  • Outdoors

Work Setting

  • Manufacturing or processing industry
  • Staff accommodation available

Tasks

  • Sort, pile and transport wood products
  • Remove scrap lumber and wood chips for reprocessing
  • Assist other processing workers
  • Clean machines and immediate work areas
  • Build pallets

Type of Product

Boxes

Type of Industry Experience

  • Wood
  • Wood products

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Repetitive tasks
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Weight Handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Mask

Experience

1 to less than 7 months

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Are you willing to relocate for this position?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Other benefits

  • On-site housing options
  • Transportation provided by employer

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 & Abilities
The Wood Processing Labourer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 for this NOC group 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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