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Supervisor Log Sales Procurement

Collins

95 Hardwood Drive

Kane, PA 16735

814-837-0111

http://www.collinsco.com/

Description

Position Responsibilities

Kane Hardwood is a division of Collins, a family-owned timber and sawmill business in continuous operation for over 160 years. A reputation for honesty, integrity, and environmental stewardship has propelled Collins into the role as an industry leader.


Carefully inspecting logs for a variety of parameters such as length, diameter, and possible defects

Preparing and pricing sale logs according to probable markets to obtain the highest possible value

Negotiating the final sale prices for any logs being sold

Preparation of invoices and verification of payment

Careful data entry and review is necessary for required accuracy

Maintenance HMT1 (Head Mounted Tablet) and printers

Supervision of log yard scalers and equipment operators, see that regular check scales of delivered logs occur, set work schedules, approve time records for team members working hours, maintenance of log yard and equipment including rolling stock and electronic equipment used in scaling and data recording

Responsible for log yard physical inventories. Maintain accurate daily and monthly log volume inventories. Ensure proper turn-over of inventory to minimize log degradation

Work closely with sawmill managers, maintenance supervisor, and accounting department as well as harvest manager and Procurement Supervisor

Arrange for stonework and road maintenance in the Log Yard

Arrange for plowing with a log lift after significant snowfall events (greater than 5”)

Position Qualifications


This position requires knowledge equivalent to that received through graduation from high school plus additional related course work in college-level courses or equivalent knowledge gained through experience

A thorough understanding of hardwood log grades, specifications, and values is necessary

This person should have prior leadership experience with excellent verbal communication skills

Strong organizational skills and negotiating skills are required

Salary

Based on Experience

Main Contact

Ashley Gerg

814-837-0111

agerg@collinsco.com