Penney Hr Inc. Sawmill Quality Control Supervisor Full Time in Bathurst, NB

Penney Hr Inc.

Branch Bathurst NB CA

Sawmill Quality Control Supervisor
Bathurst, NB

A post-secondary degree in wood products processing, commerce degree or similar is preferred. Understand all mill cutting programs and ensure all manufacturing…

If you are located in New Brunswick and are looking to move or if you are looking to move back home then this position may be what you are looking for!

Our client, a New Brunswick based Forest Products Company, is looking for a Quality Control Supervisor. This is a stable modern mill with an excellent wood supply to maintain operations for the long term. They are extremely dedicated to practicing sustainable forestry and an individual who holds the same values will thrive in this environment. This mill produces over 100 Million BDFT per annum and employs over 100 employees.

The Quality Control Supervisor is an integral part of the manufacturing process and a key to ensuring maximum value and consistent quality in our client’s products. They offer a fast-paced environment and pride themselves on cultivating the best talent in the forestry industry. Be a part of an organization that promotes education and career development so that you can always be at the top of your game!

Your Responsibilities:

  • To provide leadership in all aspects of safety
  • Understand all mill cutting programs and ensure all manufacturing standards are maintained
  • Evaluate head end breakdown and provide feedback and guidance to operators
  • Communicate grading rules and standards to all employees; while constantly evaluate and provide feedback
  • Train all teams within the sawmill regarding order file, products, and grade decisions
  • Utilize size control and other statistical procedures to ensure maximum value and recovery and ensure target size objectives are met.
  • Work with sales team and customers to meet customer grade and quality expectations
  • Responsible for the day to day operation of scanning and optimization equipment.
  • Work periodic shift work as relief foreman and as duties require.

Your Profile::

  • Strong understanding of equipment specifications
  • Exceptional communication skills – written/oral
  • Previous experience in a Quality Control role
  • High degree of initiative and appreciation for excellence
  • Intermediate skills in MS Office
  • Strong knowledge of sawmill scanning and optimization software.
  • A post-secondary degree in wood products processing, commerce degree or similar is preferred.


  • A competitive compensation package will be offered to the successful candidate

Job Type: Full-time

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Bathurst, NB, CA
Posted on: 2017-07-10
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