Forestry

Ferme-Neuve

Measurer

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Description

Reporting to the wood supply supervisor, you will be responsible for scaling wood in accordance with the scaling standards and specifications of the company and/or the Ministère des Forêts, de la Faune et des Parcs (MFFP). You will also be responsible for ensuring quality control of the cut wood according to the technical data determined.

Tasks

  • Control the quality of wood arrivals (private forest);
  • Perform tasks related to the scaling of wood;
  • Scales wood arrivals from the private forest using the apparent and solid scale methods; PMP, cord and cubic metre scaling ;
  • Measure wood samples from the public forest using the mass/volume method;
  • Determine the destination of wood shipments, according to the quality of the wood (sawing, peeling, chipping);
  • Compile the information in the computer;
  • Ensure the follow-up of the chain of custody of the measured wood;
  • Transmit the scaling reports to the MMFP, as well as to the different departments of the company;
  • Carry out monthly round wood inventories in the yards and transmit the reports to the different departments of the company.

Qualifications

  • Hold a valid scaler’s card;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license;
  • Hand held computer skills
  • Computer skills and knowledge of Excel spreadsheet;
  • Minimum 3 years experience as a wood scaler (hardwood and/or softwood);
  • Autonomous and conscientious person ;
  • Available for occasional travel to other sites.

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