CHIP QUALITY LAB TECH (MONTICELLO, MS) BACKFI

ZACHARY, LA 70791

Posted: 07/02/2024 Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Industrial Job Number: 71784 Pay Rate: 18.00

Job Description


Encadria Staffing Solutions places employees at Georgia-Pacific and many other Koch companies across the country. The Koch family of companies is built on principles of integrity and respect. We pride ourselves on doing the right thing... for you, for us, and for the companies we partner with. We provide opportunities for temporary, temporary-to-hire and full-time employment. If you are looking for your next career move, consider this -

Georgia-Pacific Wood and Fiber Supply (W&FS), LLC is key to ensuring that GP's 80+ mills maintain a constant flow of logs, wood fiber, and chips. W&FS sources its wood from private lands owned by industrial, institutional, or individual landowners.

The Wood and Fiber Supply team is seeking a Chip Quality Lab Tech for the Monticello Pulp & Paper Mill in Monticello, MS. The Chip Quality Lab Tech will perform a variety of quality and moisture content analysis ranging from chip product sampling and testing to instrument cleaning & calibration. Though the base/home location is Monticello Pulp and Paper Mill, the Chip Quality Lab Tech is required to travel to and from Georgia-Pacific’s Brookhaven Chip Mill in Brookhaven, MS – mileage between mills is reimbursable.

A Day In The Life Typically Includes:

  • Maintaining a high level of safety awareness
  • Collecting data on Chip and Bark Samples
  • Entering & maintaining the Rader data systems
  • Delivering chip samples to Brookhaven, MS
  • Maintaining the Rader Classifier by routine cleanings and maintenance
  • Identifying quality non-conformance and notifying the Chip Quality Manager


What You Will Need:

Basic Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • One (1) year of experience in a quality and/or manufacturing setting
  • Valid Driver’s License for local travel
  • Vehicle capable of transferring 10-15 chip samples at 1 time – samples weigh approximately 8-10 pounds each


What Will Put You Ahead?

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in mill setting
  • Experience in wood products industries
  • Experience with process improvement
  • Experience testing for quality


Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability and protected veteran status. Except where prohibited by state law, all offers of employment are conditioned upon successfully passing a drug test. This employer uses E-Verify.

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