Log Yard Scaler & Supervisor

The BESSE FOREST PRODUCTS GROUP is seeking a Log Yard Scaler & Supervisor at Baraga Lumber Division, located in Baraga, MI.

Responsibilities include:

  • Supervises, trains and coordinates activities of workers within the log yard
  • Oversees scaling and grading activities
  • Coordinates selection and movement of logs
  • Maintains a safe and efficient working environment
  • Manages log yard inventory
  • Optimizes overall log yard layout to achieve maximum utilization and volume efficiency to minimize log yard costs
  • Ensures log yard operations comply with all federal, state and local environmental rules and regulations

Requirements include:

  • Knowledge and experience in log scaling preferred
  • Forklift and log yard equipment operation is a plus
  • Familiar with rolling stock
  • Interest in working outdoors in the fresh air
  • Managerial or supervisory experience is preferred
  • Demonstrate excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent organizational skills; provides strong leadership in the areas of safety and efficiency

We offer the potential for advancement as well as competitive salary, paid vacations, 401(k) retirement, dental insurance, group health and life insurance plans and more.