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Chemco, Inc Treating Plant Operator in Ferndale, Washington


Position/Shift: * Treater/* Swing shift (3:00pm - 11:30pm M-F) - will train on day shift 7:00am-3:30pm till fully trained and ready. Full time -- 40hr week + overtime as needed.

Chemco, Inc. is a wood enhancement facility, lumber manufacturing process with chemical fire-resistant treatment. Chemco, Inc. expects employees to report to work in a condition to perform their duties in a safe and productive manner, we expect each employee to contribute to the quality and reliability of the job responsibilities.

General Requirements- The position requires a semi-skilled individual who is/has:

  • Team player with adequate communication skills
  • Self starter; Able to work with little or no supervision.
  • Basic math skills
  • Forklift experience is desired but will train the right individual.
  • Safety conscientious.
  • Able to repeatedly lift-up to 50 lbs.
  • Basic computer skills -- with Excel.
  • Ability to multitask.
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Ability to recognize different species of lumber and plywood
  • Ability to become knowledgeable on chemical treatments
  • Able to wear respirator per WISHA standards (Can be properly fit tested and pass physical exam)
  • Valid DL and reliable transportation to-from work
  • Other production labor as needed to help production flow- stack lumber, load/unload kilns.

Wage  - Starting wage, $18.00/hr +$1.00/hr shift differential when swing shift starts.

Benefits at time of hire -- Health insurance- medical/dental/vision, PTO, Annual production bonus, IRA with match, 6 paid holidays.