IMMEDIATE JOB OPENING – Edwards Wood Products, Wood Procurement Position
edwards Wood Products has a wood procurement position opening in the Manning area of South Carolina. The position is full time and includes full health benefits, Company matching 401K, Company provided vehicle, and all equipment needed to perform job. Salary is commensurate with experience. The position carries the title of Wood Buyer. The Wood Buyer is responsible for purchasing stumpage, with a hardwood emphasis, in Clarendon and surrounding Counties. The Wood Buyer is also responsible for working with timber harvesters to harvest purchased stumpage and deliver to Edwards’ sawmills.
Requirements: An associate’s degree or above in forestry is preferred. Three years or more of work experience in the wood procurement field is also preferred. The position requires the use of GPS and data recording technology in timber cruising. Some familiarity with Excel will also be beneficial. Any needed training will be provided by Company personnel.