Saw Catcher 1st Shift

UFP Industries, Inc
 Ranson, WV

Req Number: 228-20739



Are you a hard-working individual, looking for the opportunity to carve out a successful career in an organization where the spirits of family and hard work share equal billing? If so, the companies of UFP Industries may be a good place for you! We are committed to rewarding skill, perseverance and an entrepreneurial attitude with opportunities for growth. Intrigued? Read on to learn more!


  • Minimum High School diploma or equivalent preffered but not required.
  • Minimum 3-6 months experience working with lumber is preferred; but not required
  • 3-6 Months prior production/manufacturing facility experience is preferred
  • Demonstrated knowledge of basic math.
  • Able to read a tape measure
  • Ability to quickly determine lumber types and styles.

Skills and abilities

  • Ability to work in a safe manner
  • Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material
  • Ability to correctly read a tape measure and moisture meter
  • Ability to understand basic math and numbers
  • Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions
  • Demonstrate ability to use and operate hand tools and other equipment as required
  • Demonstrate ability to stack material properly
  • Ability to pay attention to surroundings
  • Ability to identify safety issues in their work area, and notice equipment malfunctions
  • Ability to understand basic verbal and written instructions in English.
  • Ability to work under immediate supervision
  • Ability to pass a drug test
  • Ability to work hours mandated by management
  • Safety conscious
  • Team player and goal oriented
  • Open to change and positive attitude
  • Committed to plant and company goals
  • Participates in Safety programs
  • Punctual and reliable
  • Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Stacks material in accordance with established procedures, and if required, may cover, label and band components/finish product.
  • Checks stacking schedule and completes orders in accordance to schedule.
  • Ensures correct quantities and material are stacked, strapped, labeled and removed from work area in a safer manner.
  • Verifies equipment for safety concerns.
  • Completes pre-shift inspections and reports any problems to supervisor.
  • Records production on production sheets and reports any discrepancies and problems to supervisor.
  • Participates in safety and other programs.
  • Performs other duties as required.
  • Transportation to and from work.