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Posts For Sale

3 x 3 x 29 Red Oak laminated posts.  Solid faces.  If you are interested in these please call Mary Miller at Walnut Creek Planing 330/893-3244.  

Director of the National Center of Excellence for Advanced Wood Products Manufacturing and Design

Oregon State University and the University of Oregon are joining forces to launch the National Center for Advanced Wood Products Manufacturing and Design. Housed at the OSU College of Forestry, the center will be a unique collaboration between leading programs in architecture, wood science, and engineering to focus on the development of innovative wood products and building components capable of being produced in Oregon. A first of its kind initiative in North America, this applied research centre will actively partner with building design professionals, wood products manufacturers, and state building code agencies to drive innovation and testing for engineered wood building components and materials with the goal of driving Oregon's ability to compete in emerging domestic and global markets.

The center is looking for an inaugural director who will strategically drive the centre’s vision and work, as well as to be responsible for all aspects of its remit. The successful candidate will be a passionate advocate for advanced wood products manufacturing and design, and will have the entrepreneurial spirit to establish the center as a vital component of a comprehensive economic development and education strategy for the State of Oregon. The person appointed to the role will have an outstanding and recognized profile in wood manufacturing, engineering, architecture and/or academia and be able to demonstrate significant prior experience of compelling leadership and management in a complex stakeholder setting.

The center is partnering with the executive search firm Perrett Laver on this appointment. For more information or to arrange an informal conversation about the role, please call (415) 432-4452 visit www.perrettlaver.com quoting reference number 2071.

Quality Assurance Coordinator

QUALITY ASSURANCE COORDINATOR

 Maine Wood Concepts, a well-established wood products manufacturer in New Vineyard, Maine is seeking a Quality Assurance Coordinator to join our team.  This is an opportunity to work for an industry leader providing high quality products to our customers.

The Quality Assurance Coordinator is responsible for helping identify and establish quality standards, conducting routine and non-routine analysis of in-process and finished product; administering the non-conformance system for purchased parts, including working directly with our customers to establish quality standards and resolve any issues that arise as well as notifying suppliers of non-conformances and coordinating material returns and replacement. 

This is a challenging role where all your technical expertise and leadership skills will be called upon to ensure operations consistently meet established quality standards and legal requirements.  The Quality Assurance Coordinator’s position is very much hands-on requiring significant time out on the plant floor.  

The successful candidate must be a self-motivated individual; an excellent communicator with proven interpersonal and negotiation skills; a team player who can work with plant management to make the right quality decision.  A strong background in quality control is required and a background in the wood products manufacturing industry is highly desirable. Experience working with varied product lines and understanding their standards and requirements is strongly preferred.  In depth experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook is desired.

 Maine Wood Concepts offers an excellent benefit package which includes: competitive wage, health, dental, short-term disability and life insurance, 401k and Roth IRA with a generous company match, paid days: personal, vacation, holidays, bereavement, jury duty & earned safety incentive days.

Are you looking for an opportunity to put your skills to good use  while working for an innovative and expanding company?   Apply Today!!

 

 Applicants may use any one of the following application methods:

Apply in person at Maine Wood Concepts, 1687 New Vineyard Road, New Vineyard,  

Submit an online application http://www.mainewoodconcepts.com/job_postings.php

Submit your resume via mail to:

Human Resource Manager

Maine Wood Concepts, PO Box 268, New Vineyard ME 04956    

Fax your resume to:

ATTENTION: Human Resources Manager

652-2406

Or Email to lynn@mewood.com

 

 

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