Weyerhaeuser Team Leader in Cottage Grove, Oregon
Weyerhaeuser, in Cottage Grove, OR, has an immediate opening for a Team Leader. This position is salaried, exempt. Pay is competitive, and depends on experience. Total compensation includes a generous benefit package.
The Cottage Grove Lumber operation is located approximately 30 miles south of Eugene, Oregon, and consists of a sawmill, planer/finishing department, log yard, and shipping department. Operations runs a swing shift, weekend days, and weekend nights. Cottage Grove does not have a traditional day shift in operations. Candidates must be available any shift, all days of the week, including holidays as needed.
We offer: * An emphasis on safety * Excellent wages and benefits * Opportunities to learn and grow At Weyerhaeuser, our most valued resources aren't just the trees and timberlands we oversee. Our employees and their skill and ingenuity are the real reason we've been in business for over 100 years.
Key Functions, to be performed safely:* * Actively lead and participate in the plant safety program * Role model for team members appropriate on-the-job behavior, integrity, fairness, and positive work attitude * Ensure safe work environment * Plan and coordinate crewing and equipment * Meet production standards and goals * Engage in process improvement * Support, coach, and provide feedback/direction to a crew of approximately 20 team members * Manage downtime events * Coordinate activities with maintenance personnel * Ensure shift compliance with collective bargaining agreement * Develop future leaders * Attend meetings outside of shift as needed
Basic Requirements: * Wear all safety equipment and obey all safety rules * Participate in safety initiatives, including exhibiting safe work practices and helping others work safely * Have a high school diploma or equivalent * Be able to work all shifts, including nights and weekends * Be able to work in extreme temperatures, in dusty and noisy conditions, work from heights, and in confined/restricted areas * Be able to lift 2-20 pounds regularly, climb steps and ladders, and stand or work from 2-3 hours at a time for 10 hours * Successfully complete a pre-employment drug screen, background check, and physical upon accepted job offer * Be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship Job Requirements: * Undergraduate degree * Excellent communication skills * Proven leadership skills Ideal candidates will have: * Experience in a manufacturing environment * Two or more years’ supervisory experience About Wood Products: We've been delivering quality building products and solutions to our customers for more than 100 years. From builders and dealers to specifiers and homeowners, we offer exceptional product performance and unparalleled support.For more than a century, we’ve been building our reputation as a leader in sustainable wood products.
About Weyerhaeuser We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. / / /Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to taking affirmative action to employ and advance in employment women, minorities, qualified individuals with disabilities and protected veterans./ / / /*M/
Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction
Title: Team Leader
Location: OR-Cottage Grove
Requisition ID: 01011524