Seasonal/Student Employment

Location(s): 651 Airport Rd, Timmins

  • There is a Timmins Transit stop at the entrance of the property

Duration: Mid-March to Mid-November.

  • Students welcome to apply (16 yrs of age and older), it is understood that the work term for students will be shorter

Hours: 6:30am to 2:30pm Day shift & 2:30pm to 11pm Afternoon shift.

  • The shifts are on a rotation. One week days the other week afternoons
  • Work hours may be adjusted at times to accommodate production schedule and weather
  • Additional hours may be available

Job Description:

  • Placing cut and split pieces of firewood into a one cubic foot bag. Stack the bag on a skid.
  • Minimum production requirements. There will be a two week window for the employees to attain the minimum level
  • Working on a production line
  • Keeping the work area clean
  • Any other labour tasks as required

Position Requirements:

  • All firewood positions involve manual labour. You must be physically able to: stand/walk for extended periods of time, perform repetitive motions, frequently bend and lift, etc. You will need to stack your firewood bags as you produce them.
  • Average weight of a bag is 35lbs. You must also be prepared for varying weather conditions and dress accordingly. The work is performed in a covered area, however it is not heated.
  • Steel toe boots are the only required personal protective equipment.

General Expectation: Attendance and promptness is imperative in order to maintain the required production schedule. We also strive to foster a positive work environment, with no judgement, where at the very least everyone is courteous to one another.

Pay:

  • Your base rate of pay will be $11.40/hr payable bi-weekly.
  • There is a daily production bonus of 0.35$/bag for all bags done after the first 235.
  • To qualify for this daily bonus you must attend the entire shift.
  • It is not unreasonable to expect a consistent bagger to make $13/hr

Resumes can be emailed to: info@millsonforestry.com