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Lumber

Yard / Saw Foreman

BASIC FUNCTION:

  • Controls and manages yard direct reports to prepare and fill lumber orders
  • Co-ordinate with other foreman and supervisors, to fully utilise labour, or reassign to other departments, and if there is no other work, send labourers home
  • Manage the Lumber yard, including keeping the yard tidy and orderly, for ease of locating and filling orders
  • Able to work with many different teams on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Oversee the entire lumber yard, and be the eyes, ears, and mouth for the GM
  • Oversee forklift operators, to ensure that material is being moved from the long term lumber yard to the short term yard in a timely manner

QUALIFICATIONS

The following are the principal qualifications for this position:

Personal Characteristics

  • Excellent time management and organisational ability
  • Able to multi-task, learn and apply new information quickly
  • Comfortable with variable workloads
  • Detail oriented individual who adheres to aggressive timelines
  • Advanced English and communications skills
  • Superior problem-solving skills
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Strong mechanical aptitude and manual dexterity

Experience

  • 5 – 10 years supervisory experience, industry experience is an asset.
  • Extensive knowledge of the Lumber or construction Industry
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