Wood Grader(Inspector/Quality Control)

  • location: Macon, GA
  • type: Temp to Perm
  • salary: $10 - $14 per hour
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job description

Wood Grader(Inspector/Quality Control)

Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and graders inspect and grade lumber and similar wood products to identify defects, ensure conformance to company specifications and classify products according to industry standards. They are employed by sawmills, planing mills, wood treatment plants, waferboard plants and other wood processing companies.

Responsibilities:
1) Inspects and grades milled, rough-sawed, or dimensional stock lumber according to standards: Examines lumber on table, moving belt, chain conveyor, or in racks for defects, such as knots, stains, decay, splits,
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- 2) Grades lumber, using caliper rule, to ensure specified dimensions.

- 3) Marks lumber to indicate grade and processing instructions, using marker.

- 4) Tallies pieces of lumber according to grade and board footage.

- 5) May determine cuts to be made to obtain highest marketable value from material.

- 6) May remove unsatisfactory pieces from conveyor or table and place pieces on stacks, in bins, or on carts.

- 7) May scale board footage, using calibrated scale on lumber ruler, and record results.

- 8) May be designated according to lumber graded as Flooring Grader; Green-Lumber Grader; or according to location of work as Dock Grader; Green-Chain Marker; Planer-Mill Grader.

- 9) May review work of other graders and be designated Check Grader.

- 10) May be designated: Dry-Lumber Grader; Milled-Lumber Grader; Puncher; Rough-Lumber Grader.

Working hours: 7:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Skills:
2-3 Exp
Understanding of Machine operation

Qualifications:
Lumber graders and other wood processing inspectors and graders inspect and grade lumber, shingles, veneer, waferboard and similar wood products to identify defects, ensure conformance to company specifications and classify products according to industry standards. They are employed by sawmills, planing mills, wood treatment plants, waferboard plants and other wood processing companies.

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