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Sawmill Sawyer

Weaber, Inc.

1241 Mount Wilson Road





Weaber, Inc. is one of the nation’s leading hardwood manufactures. The combination of advanced technology and strict standards help our state-of-the-art facility produce High Quality Hardwood Products. It is this quality that our customers have come to rely on. Purpose: To manufacture green hardwood lumber from logs using state of the art carriages and scanning equipment. Determine optimum opening face to maximize value and fulfill cutting order and production requirements. Ensure the quality of the lumber is held to our company standards. Major Tasks, Responsibilities & Key Accountabilities:

  • Ability to determine and execute the optimum cutting pattern for breaking down the logs.
  • Perform minor maintenance (change saw blades, lubricate equipment, broken chain, broken hoses, crossed up lumber or jam ups).
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Operates head saw and feed carriage to saw logs into cants or boards.
  • Starts Mechanical loader arms that place log on carriage.
  • Sets dogs and adjusts carriage blocks to align log for sawing.
  • Activates carriage that moves log against saw blade.
  • Starts saw to cut logs & observes exposed face of log after first cut to determine grade and size of next cut and adjusts setting of carriage blocks.
  • Starts mechanical log turner that turns log over on carriage for subsequent cuts.
  • Assist in changing saw blades as needed.
  • May be designated according to type of saw operated as Band-Head-Saw Operator or Circular-Head-Saw Operator.
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing manufacturing needs. Requirements:
  • Ability to work with and communicate effectively with other employees.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks, work independently, and be detailed oriented.
  • Must be familiar with the National Hardwood Lumber Association (NHLA) grading rules.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Two years of hardwood sawing experience (Preferred).
  • Salary

    Commensurate with experience

    Main Contact

    Phillip Lentini