Wood products processing operators monitor and maintain the equipment in wood products and pulp and paper plants.
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Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. The average salary is $25 per hour.
Process Operator: Wood Products (246W)
|Do you have good manual dexterity, and enjoy working with and maintaining measuring, testing and assessment tools?|
|Do you have an eye for detail and enjoy keeping accurate written records?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines? Are you willing to follow strict safety procedures, particularly around the use of moving equipment, and hazardous chemicals?|
|Do you enjoy researching and finding out about how systems, processes and equipment should function?|
|Do you enjoy being a part of a process that creates a larger finished product? Do you enjoy seeing your finished project?|
|Would you enjoy interacting with site supervisors, customers, suppliers, co-workers and other tradespeople to get the job done?|
|Are you good at geometry and algebra?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Process Operator: Wood Products may be for you!
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