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General Laborer - GA Post Mill

Abbeville, United States

Kencove Farm Fence Supplies is a nationwide distributor with a growing niche market supplying the agricultural community with farm fencing supplies. Since 1980, the company has committed itself to serving farmers and fence builders with fast, friendly service and expert advice.


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INVEST

In Yourself

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The Future of Agriculture

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The Agricultural Community

What will you do?

 
 Job Description:

The General Laborer/Post Mill worker is responsible for assisting with the production of cut down trees and processing them into wood posts. 

 

Tasks, Accountabilities and Key Responsibilities:

§  Monitor Sorter and carts

§  Perform preventative maintenance on various machinery.

§  Inspect posts

§  Monitor post bundles for correct counts

§  Sort logs into different sizes and saw /cut logs into various lengths

§  Operate controlled equipment to feed, peel and remove the peeled log from the work area

§  Operate the different machinery used to process timer

§  Carry out a range of manual task in the mill as assigned

§  Maintain the work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition, following prescribed safety regulations.


Qualifications/Requirements

§  Highschool or GED equivalent

§  Willingness to follow all safety measures

§  Must be able to work in various weather and temperature conditions, including extreme heat, humidity and cold.

§  Required to wear safety equipment, which may include safety glasses, hearing protection, steel-toed boots, and hard hat

§  Ability to lift/push/pull 75 pounds

§  Bear weight in a standing position for greater part of the workday.

§  Will engage in frequent bending, stooping, squatting, and pushing/pulling of wood post or logs

§  Experience with machinery and sawmill equipment

§  Possess basic mathematical skills in addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division

§  Ability to use tape measure, and understands fractions

§  Understand and follow basic verbal and written instructions

§  Maintain the production pace of other team members

§  Good hand-eye coordination

§  A high level of safety awareness

WHY KENCOVE?

  • Join a family-owned company for over 40 years
  • Work in a fast-paced environment with an industry-leader
  • Be part of a commitment to product quality and customer service
  • Enjoy a casual work environment, excellent benefits, and a competitive salary

BENEFITS

MEDICAL, DENTAL, AND VISION INSURANCE

pTO 

VACATION, SICK, AND HOLIDAY TIME

CASUAL

FLEXIBLE WORK ENVIRONMENT

 401k 

COMPETITIVE RETIREMENT PLAN