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Years of experience

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General Hospitals
Large size
Wood Manufacturers
Medium size

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Educational background

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Top educational institutions

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Auburn University
Clemson University

Employee data

Length of employment

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Age

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Gender ratio

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GenderRatio
male85.4%
female14.6%

Career advancement

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Medium
Years in positionPercentage who advanced
<133.3%
133.3%
216.7%
4+16.7%

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Machinery Manufacturers
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Plumbing
Medium size
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Summary

Company information

History

Canfor is one of the world’s largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp, and paper, and is a North American leader in green energy production based in Vancouver, BC. With operations in Canada, the USA, and Sweden, and sales offSee more

Address

Multiple locations

Size

Large

Founded

1938

CEO

Donald B. (Don) Kayne

Type

Company - Public

Revenue

$2B to $5B

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Green Trimmer Operator-Hermanville Posting ID: 23378 Position Type: Regular City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: Southern Lumber The Opportunity: Canfor is currently seeking Machine Operators to join our team. We are looking for candidates who...Read more
Round Table OperatorCanforCoden, AL
Round Table Operator Posting ID: 24152 Job Title: Regular City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: Mobile Sawmill The Opportunity: Canfor is currently seeking Utility Workers and General Laborers to join our team. We are looking for candidates who are...Read more
General Labor - Night Shift Posting ID: 24178 Position Type: Regular City: Conway, SC, United States Location: Conway Plant_2000 The Opportunity: Canfor is currently seeking Utility Workers and General Laborers (Night Shift) to join our team. We are...Read more
Forklift Operator (Night Shift) Posting ID: 24003 Position Type: Regular City: Camden, SC, United States Location: Camden Plant_2000 The Opportunity: Night Shift We are seeking qualified and experienced Forklift drivers to safely operate our industrial...Read more
Weekend MillwrightCanforConway, SC
Weekend Millwright Posting ID: 24166 Position Type: Regular City: Conway, SC, United States Location: Conway Plant_2000 The Opportunity: Weekend Mlllwright (12% Shift Differential) Millwrights are responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation...Read more
Regional Safety Manager, Georgia Posting ID: 24040 Position Type: Regular City: Thomasville, GA, United States Location: Thomasville - CSP Services The Opportunity: Reporting to the Area Operations Manager, the objective of the Regional Safety Manager is...Read more
Sawmill SupervisorCanforDarlington, SC
Sawmill Supervisor Posting ID: 24016 Position Type: Regular City: Darlington, SC, United States Location: Darlington Plant_2050 The Opportunity: Reporting to the Sawmill Superintendent, you will be responsible for leading a team to achieve and exceed key...Read more
Electrician (Industrial)CanforRiverside, GA
Posting ID: 24028 Position Type: Regular City: Moultrie, GA, United States Location: Moultrie Plant The Opportunity: Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all...Read more
Electrician - Night ShiftCanforSwepsonville, NC
Posting ID: 24102 Position Type: Regular City: Graham, NC, United States Location: Graham Plant_2000 The Opportunity: Night Shift Electrician Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair,...Read more
Lead ElectricianCanforCoden, AL
Posting ID: 23300 Job Title: Regular City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: Mobile Sawmill The Opportunity: Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of all...Read more
Posting ID: 24117 Position Type: Regular City: Conway, SC, United States Location: Conway Plant_2000 The Opportunity: Responsible for the safe maintenance, repair, installation and modification of...Read more
Forklift Operator-UrbanaCanforEl Dorado, AR
Forklift Operator-Urbana Posting ID: 23269 Position Type: Regular City: Urbana, AR, United States Location: Urbana Plant Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp...Read more
Saw Filer-HermanvilleCanforHermanville, MS
Saw Filer-Hermanville Posting ID: 23600 Position Type: Regular City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: Southern Lumber The Opportunity: Saw filers are responsible for the safe maintenance and repair of all saw filing equipment. You will apply your...Read more
Industrial Millwright/Maintenance Posting ID: 23983 Position Type: Regular City: Graham, NC, United States Location: Graham Plant_2000 The Opportunity: Millwrights are responsible for the maintenance, repair, installation & modification of all sawmill...Read more
Sorter OperatorCanforEstill, SC
Sorter OperatorPosting ID: 23968 Position Type: Regular City: Estill, SC, United States Location: Estill Plant (SC15)The Opportunity:Canfor is currently seeking Machine Operators to join our team. We are looking for candidates who are interested in a...Read more
Dry Kiln Operator-HermanvilleCanforHermanville, MS
Dry Kiln Operator-Hermanville Posting ID: 23376 Position Type: Regular City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: Southern Lumber The Opportunity: Dry Kiln Technicians are responsible for measuring the moisture content of the lumber using various...Read more
WrapperCanforEl Dorado, AR
Wrapper Posting ID: 23383 Position Type: Regular City: El Dorado, AR, United States Location: El Dorado Laminating The Opportunity: Canfor is currently seeking General laborers to join our team. We are looking for a safety-minded candidate who is...Read more
Plant ManagerCanforThomasville, GA
Plant Manager Posting ID: 22750 Position Type: Regular City: Thomasville, GA, United States Location: Thomasville Plant Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largest producers of sustainable lumber, pulp...Read more
Production SuperintendentCanforDeridder, LA
Production Superintendent Posting ID: 23625 Position Type: Regular City: DeRidder, LA, United States Location: DeRidder The Opportunity: The Production Superintendent ensures that manufacturing processes run reliably and efficiently resulting in products...Read more
Stacker OperatorCanforFulton, AL
Posting ID: 24193Position Type:Regular City:Fulton,AL, United StatesLocation:Scotch & Gulf Lumber - Fulton The Opportunity:Canfor is currently seeking Machine Operators to join our team. We are looking for candidates who are interested in a growth...Read more
Relief Operator-HermanvilleCanforHermanville, MS
Relief Operator-Hermanville Posting ID: 23571 Position Type: Regular City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: Southern Lumber The Opportunity: Canfor is currently seeking Machine Operators to join our team. We are looking for candidates who are...Read more
Lumber Bag & Tag - Shipping Posting ID: 24103 Position Type: Regular City: Graham, NC, United States Location: Graham Plant_2000 Position Summary: Reporting to the Shipping Supervisor, the Bag and Tag employee is required pull and wrap lumber packs and...Read more
Benefits AdministratorCanforMarion, SC
Benefits Administrator Posting ID: 23921 Position Type: Regular City: Marion, SC, United States Location: Corporate Office_2010 The Opportunity: Reporting to the Benefits Manager, the Benefits Administrator will be responsible for administering and...Read more
Machine Operator - Night Shift Posting ID: 24209 Position Type: Regular City: Estill, SC, United States Location: Estill Plant Canfor's strength comes from the diversity of our skilled and resilient workforce. As our company continues to grow and diversify...Read more
Round Table Operator - General Labor Posting ID: 24201 Position Type: Regular City: Estill, SC, United States Location: [[location]] The Opportunity: Canfor is currently seeking Utility Workers and General Laborers to join our team. We are looking for...Read more
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Forklift OperatorCanforEl Dorado, AR
Forklift OperatorPosting ID: 18616 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Urbana, AR, United States Location: Urbana Plant (GA11)Who We Are:Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company andRead more
MillwrightCanforEl Dorado, AR
MillwrightPosting ID: 18671 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Urbana, AR, United States Location: Urbana Plant (GA11)Who We Are:Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one ofRead more
Utility - General LaborCanforEl Dorado, AR
Utility - General LaborPosting ID: 18583 Position Type: Employee City: Urbana, AR, United States Location: Urbana Plant (GA11)Who We Are:Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and oneRead more
Posting ID: 18970 Job Title: Regular/Full-Time City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: Mobile - Canfor Southern Pine, Inc. (AL06) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products companyRead more
CDL Lead DriverCanforEl Dorado, AR
We have a brand new application platform for this position. All interested candidates should apply using the link below instead of clicking the \"apply now\" button. Thank you! CLICK HERE TO APPLYRead more
Forklift OperatorCanforMoultrie, GA
Posting ID: 18479 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Moultrie, GA, United States Location: Moultrie - CSP Services (GA04) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and oneRead more
Lumber Grader - MoultrieCanforMoultrie, GA
Posting ID: 18302 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Moultrie, GA, United States Location: Moultrie - CSP Services (GA04) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and oneRead more
Transportation Intern - Part TimeCanforMyrtle Beach, SC
Posting ID: 18873 Position Type: Part-Time City: Myrtle Beach, SC, United States Location: Corporate Office - New South Express (SC07) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products companyRead more
Plant ManagerCanforDarlington, SC
Posting ID: 18680 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Darlington, SC, United States Location: Darlington Plant (SC05) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one ofRead more
Posting ID: 18726 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Darlington, SC, United States Location: Darlington Plant (SC05) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one ofRead more
Scale Clerk - Log ScalerCanforUrbana, AR
Posting ID: 18694 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Urbana, AR, United States Location: Urbana Plant - CSP Services (AR05) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company andRead more
Shipping SupervisorCanforMobile, AL
Shipping Supervisor Posting ID: 18773 Job Title: Regular/Full-Time City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: Mobile Plant (AL02) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company andRead more
CDL Driver - LOCAL ROUTESCanforJackson, AL
Posting ID: 18322 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Jackson,AL, United States Location: Jackson Sawmill - CSP Services (AL09) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company andRead more
Forklift OperatorCanforHermanville, MS
Posting ID: 18640 Position Type: Full Time Hourly City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: Hermanville Plant (MS01) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one ofRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforConway, SC
Posting ID: 18867 Position Type: Intern City: Conway, SC, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largestRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforFulton, AL
Posting ID: 18865 Position Type: Intern City: Fulton, AL, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largestRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforHermanville, MS
Posting ID: 18861 Position Type: Temporary Hourly City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world'sRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforCamden, SC
Posting ID: 18866 Position Type: Intern City: Camden, SC, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largestRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforUrbana, AR
Posting ID: 18862 Position Type: Summer Student City: Urbana, AR, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largestRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforMobile, AL
Posting ID: 18863 Job Title: Intern City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largest producers ofRead more
Summer Fiber Procurement Intern Posting ID: 12181Position Type: Full Time Salaried City: Graham, NC, United StatesLocation: Graham Plant - CSP Services (NC03) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integratedRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforJackson, AL
Posting ID: 18864 Position Type: Intern City: Jackson, AL, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largestRead more
Posting ID: 18808 Job Title: Regular/Full-Time City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world's largestRead more
Boiler OperatorCanforHermanville, MS
Posting ID: 18666 Position Type: Full Time Hourly City: Hermanville, MS, United States Location: Hermanville Plant (MS01) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one ofRead more
Operations Summer InternCanforGraham, TX
Posting ID: 18868 Position Type: Intern City: Graham, NC, United States Location: No Selection Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of the world’s largestRead more
Posting ID: 18325 Job Title: Regular/Full-Time City: Mobile, AL, United States Location: Mobile Sawmill - New South Express (AL11) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company andRead more
Posting ID: 18670 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Graham, NC, United States Location: Graham Plant (NC01) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of theRead more
Maintenance SupervisorCanforConway, SC
Posting ID: 18599 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: Conway, SC, United States Location: Conway Plant (SC01) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products company and one of theRead more
Quality Control LeadCanforEl Dorado, AR
Quality Control Lead Posting ID: 18772 Position Type: Regular/Full-Time City: El Dorado, AR, United States Location: El Dorado Laminating (AR08) Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forestRead more
Electrician - GrahamCanforGraham, NC
Posting ID: ??? 18565 Position Type: ? Regular/Full-Time ??? City: ? Graham,?NC, United States Location: ? Graham Plant_2000 (NC01) ? Who We Are: Canfor - a leading integrated forest products companyRead more
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