Overview

Company Name: Timber Ridge Firewood

Job Title: Firewood Processor & Chainsaw Operator

Job Location: Calgary, AB and Surrounding Areas

Start Date: Immediately

Wage: $18.00 – $22.00 Per Hour

Production bonuses to be discussed.

Company Overview:

Timber Ridge Firewood is a local and reputable firewood company serving Calgary and the surrounding regions. We are dedicated to providing high-quality firewood products and exceptional customer service to meet the needs of our diverse clientele. As part of our team, you will play a crucial role in ensuring our firewood products are efficiently processed and up to the quality standard to serve our customers.

Job Description:

As a Firewood Processor and chainsaw operator at Timber Ridge Firewood, you will be responsible for efficiently producing split firewood and ensuring that it meets our quality standards. Your hard work, positive attitude, and ability to collaborate in a team environment will be essential in maintaining the productivity and effectiveness of our operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Running a firewood processor/splitter and bucking logs with a chainsaw into manageable sizes
  • Ensure the quality of firewood, checking for any defects or inconsistencies
  • Collaborate effectively with team members to meet production targets and maintain a smooth workflow.
  • Demonstrate a positive and proactive attitude towards work, fostering a motivated and supportive work environment.
  • Work independently and responsibly, following instructions and adhering to safety guidelines.
  • Operate machinery with care and efficiency, reporting any issues to supervisors promptly.
  • Assist with general housekeeping and organization of the work area to maintain a clean and safe workspace.
  • Communicate any concerns or improvements regarding firewood production processes to the supervisor.
  • Aid clients that walk into our location to pick up firewood products.
  • Take directive from our general manager to be a team player and help around site.
  • Must have reliable transport to and from work.

Requirements:

  • No previous experience is required for this position.
  • Experience running splitters, chainsaws, or firewood processors is an asset
  • A strong work ethic with a willingness to work hard and contribute to the team’s success.
  • Positive attitude and ability to maintain enthusiasm even during demanding tasks.
  • Ability to collaborate and communicate effectively with team members and supervisors.
  • Demonstrated efficiency in handling tasks and meeting productivity targets.
  • Comfortable working independently and responsibly following safety guidelines.
  • Basic mechanical aptitude to operate bagging equipment effectively (training will be provided).
  • Must be able to lift minimum 150 LBS

How to Apply:

If you are eager to join a dynamic team and contribute to the production of high-quality firewood products, we encourage you to apply for the Firewood processor and chainsaw operator position at Timber Ridge Firewood. To apply, please submit your updated resume and a brief statement highlighting your work ethic and enthusiasm for the role. Applications can be sent to Timberridge.firewood@gmail.com.

We value diversity and inclusion and are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for the position without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or any other legally protected status.

Note:

At Timber Ridge Firewood, we believe in providing a supportive and inclusive work environment. We are excited to welcome individuals with various backgrounds and experiences, including those who are just starting their careers or seeking a new opportunity in the workforce. Training will be provided to ensure you succeed in your role as a Firewood Bagger and contribute to the success of our team.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Dental care
  • Extended health care
  • Paid time off

Flexible Language Requirement:

  • English not required

Schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Weekends as needed

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Rocky View County, AB T1X 0J6: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)

Language:

  • English (preferred)

Licence/Certification:

  • Class 5 Licence (preferred)

Work Location: In person