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Summer Student

Job Req ID:  8193
Location: 

Fort St. John, BC, CA, V1J 4M6

Date:  Jun 8, 2022
Description: 

As a leader in high-performance building solutions, Louisiana-Pacific Corporation (LP Building Solutions, NYSE: LPX) manufactures engineered wood building products that meet the demands of builders, remodelers and homeowners worldwide. LP’s extensive offerings include innovative and dependable building products and accessories, such as siding solutions (LP® SmartSide® Trim & Siding, LP® SmartSide® ExpertFinish® Trim & Siding, LP BuilderSeries® Lap Siding, and LP® Outdoor Building Solutions®), LP Structural Solutions (LP® TechShield® Radiant Barrier, LP WeatherLogic® Air & Water Barrier, LP Legacy® Premium Sub-Flooring, and LP® FlameBlock® Fire-Rated Sheathing, LP NovaCore™ Thermal Insulated Sheathing, and more), LP® TopNotch® Sub-Flooring, and oriented strand board (OSB). In addition to product solutions, LP provides industry-leading customer service and warranties. Since its founding in 1972, LP has been Building a Better Worldby helping customers construct beautiful, durable homes while our shareholders build lasting value. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, LP operates 25 plants across the U.S., Canada, Chile, and Brazil. For more information, visit LPCorp.com.

Job Purpose

Safely maximize production of quality products in an efficient manner by assisting in operating and monitoring equipment and maintaining a clean work area.

In this position you will have the opportunity to:

  • Provide relief in operations jobs for breaks, vacations or other absences
  • Operate equipment
  • Perform fire watch duties
  • General cleaning
  • Equipment cleaning
  • Sorting product
  • Actively participate in EHS Programs
  • Maintain housekeeping of the assigned areas
  • Participating in improvement projects
  • Perform other duties as required

What do I need to be successful?

  • Good problem solving ability
  • Time management skills
  • Ability to read and understand safety rules and regulations
  • Demonstrated mechanical ability
  • Willing to be trained to perform various operations positions
  • Willing to work various shifts as scheduled on a weekly basis and be available for additional work as the need arises.
  • Interested in progressing into full time operations positions and work up through the lines of progression as openings arise.

 

EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum of 2 Years’ Industrial Experience will be considered an asset

Education

  • Must be a student in the process of completing post-secondary education 

LP offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including health and welfare benefits, career mobility, tuition reimbursement, volunteer opportunities, profit sharing and more.


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