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UFP Industries, Inc. 2nd Shift Saw Operator I in Hudson, New York


Saw Operator I is responsible for the set up and operation of a
single-blade saw. Works under immediate supervision; relies on specific
instructions and guidelines to complete the job.

Reads production scheduling sheets and identifies required material for
the operation.

Ensures material meets quality specifications (grade, size, moisture
content, etc).

Performs setups according to specifications.

Feeds material according to specifications.

Periodically checks equipment to ensure specifications are being met.

Offloads and stacks material in accordance with established procedures,
and if required, may cover, label and band components/finished

Ensures work area is safe, clean and organized, and that equipment is
safe to operate.

Completes pre-shift/startup equipment inspection checklist and reports
any problems or concerns.

Maintains a clean and orderly work environment.

Maintains production records as required.

Checks materials and finished products to ensure compliance with

Performs duties consistent with established safety and quality
procedures, rules, and standards.

Performs LOTO as required.

Performs preventive maintenance as specified.

Participates in safety, CI and other programs and meetings.

Performs other duties as assigned.


High school diploma/GED is preferred but not required.

Minimum 3 months experience using saws or similar equipment; some
experience in manufacturing and assembling is preferred.

Working knowledge of basic math.

Must be at least 18 years of age.

Skills and abilities

Ability to work in a safe manner

Ability to recognize size/grade/quality of material

Demonstrates ability to follow specific instructions and directions

Demonstrate ability to use and operate dangerous/heavy equipment

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

Ability to complete production reporting

Ability to read a tape measure

Ability to learn/understand cuts and yields

Ability to troubleshoot and perform minor maintenance to the equipment

Demonstrate eye-hand coordination

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 and CI programs

Punctual and reliable

Looks for ways to improve productivity and department results

Universal Forest Products and its subsidiaries and affiliates are equal
opportunity employers. All qualified candidates will receive
consideration without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national