For the past 35 years, Search North America has serviced wood products based customers in recruiting hard-to-find, high quality, results oriented, salary based candidates. Since the wood products industry is expanding with new technologies that are replacing structural concrete and steel, they are refocusing their consulting services to search, recruit, and place candidates throughout North America for companies who supply mass timber, such as cross-laminated timber, mass plywood panels, and glulam products. Their responsibility is to understand a company’s critical staffing needs, and recruit qualified candidates to match.
Search North America has been engaged in professional search, recruiting, and placement for their clients in the wood products and related industries since 1982. They are increasing the direction of their focus on position openings involving raw material acquisition, production, maintenance, and sales of high quality forest products. This includes CLT's and glulam products. Candidates must be qualified to perform and generate POSITIVE RESULTS! Positions available include...
Environmental, Health and Safety Manager
Base salary to $85,000, plus generous benefit and retirement package. Specialty chemical company located in the Central Illinois is seeking a highly skilled candidate to oversee all phases of environmental compliance and safety issues surrounding a 65 person chemical complex. The company produces a wide range of specialty chemicals for a significant well-established customer base. Selected candidate should have a Engineering, Occupational Health & Safety, or another related field, a significant knowledgebase of solid, liquid, and air emissions environmental issues, and a management skillset to oversee a staff of four employees. Reporting to the President, selected candidate will be responsible to evaluate ongoing company health and safety records, internal compliance audits, employee safety training, and be able to recommend to the President any corrective action necessary to comply with state and environmental compliance regulations. Manager will supervise all outside environmental contractors and insure all EPA and OSHA compliance regulations are maintained.
Relief Shift Production Supervisor
Base salary to $70,000, depending on experience plus attractive benefit package. The company's Western Oregon specialty plywood plant client is seeking a skilled supervisor to oversee all phases of shift operations from biomass heat generation, veneer dryers, panel layup, pressing, through final product packaging. Selected candidate will be responsible for employee safety and training, production, quality, and cleanliness of the overall facility. Supervisor will build employee commitment and ownership and hold employees accountable. Essential functions include helping the Plant Manager with team development and growth, cross training employees, problem solving and resolution in a fast-paced environment. Supervisor will also lead safety meetings as well as document all activities, situations and issues. This position has a flexible schedule with shift work and weekend work. Computer experience as well as 5+ years of related experience with shift/large crew supervision is essential. The Shift Supervisor reports to the Plant Manager and will lead a 45 employee shift operation in the plywood plant.