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Knot Sawyer

HomerWood Hardwood Flooring Co. • Warren, AR
Second Shift $16.80 /h
2 months ago

Pay Rate: $16.80 per hour

Shift: 2nd Shift 

SUMMARY:  The basic function of this position is to pull lumber off of table, inspect both sides and cut each strip according to knotsawyer cutting instructions, cutting any defects that will cause the board to break when going through the sidematcher.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following:

  • Responsible for following Job Safety Analysis guidelines to assure safe operations
  • Pull lumber off table and inspect both sides and cut each strip according to cutting rules
  • Maintain adequate flow of usable material to the Sidematcher Feeders
  • Turn each board to inspect both sides
  • Cut a minimum of 9 boards per minute
  • Cooperate with other knotsawyers to ensure lumber is trimmed properly
  • Place any small pieces of lumber on belt
  • Maintain cleanliness of area
  • Perform other assigned tasks as needed

Qualifications:

  • Must be able to successfully complete and pass a background check, employment verification and drug screening.
  • Must have positive and verifiable work history (minimum 1 year with same employer within the last 3 years preferred)
  • Must be able to work with a sense of urgency at all times in a labor intense non-temperature controlled environment, on feet, using repetitive hand movements. 
  • Recent manufacturing experience in the wood industry preferred.
  • Recent manufacturing experience in an industrial work environment required.