Industrial Engineer

Boise Cascade Lena, LA
Overview

We are leaders in our industry; our focus is on growth and innovation to give our customers the highest quality products and service with a competitive edge. Join our team here.

Boise Cascade has been in the business of manufacturing wood products and distributing building materials for over half a century. Today we're one of the largest manufacturers of plywood and engineered wood products in North America – and the only wholesale stocking distributor for building products that can service the entire United States. Because our business is built on relationships, our employees are critical to our success. And we're committed to investing in them. That's why we offer a benefits package designed to have a positive impact on all areas of your life – from health and well-being, career and community, to financial security and personal safety. We call it, Total Rewards. Here's a look at what's included:

* Medical + Prescription Drug

* Dental + Vision

* 401(k) Retirement Savings

Responsibilities

Responsible for evaluating and improving plant performance in the areas of safety, quality, production output and operating cost. Position performs research, conducts experiments, gathers data and develops preliminary findings. Study current production facilities and recommend improvements utilizing the Boise Improvement Cycle. To provide the opportunity and environment for an individual to develop broad, comprehensive knowledge and experience, in a plant environment, of the overall business, including but not limited to: safety, manufacturing processes and products, supervision, human resources, process improvement, engineering, finance, special projects, etc.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications: Bachelor of Science required. Developmental position designed to provide the individual with the technical aspects of the business or discipline and the environment to exercise the practical application of their education and experience. The incumbent will have the opportunity for exposure to various facets of the business and to develop an in-depth understanding of the operations/function at the region or plant level.

Preferred Qualifications: Prefer degree in Business, Engineering, or Wood Products (Natural Resources) and between 0-4 years of experience in related job function. The successful candidate will possess the ability to understand and apply mathematical calculations and concepts, computer skills in many types of applications as well as excellent communication skills, and will be able to work a flexible schedule. Continuous manufacturing operation experience and knowledge of wood products recommended; knowledge of continuous improvement tools, facilitation, troubleshooting and process controls a plus.

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