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Procurement Forester

Job Field:
Job Type:
Full Time
Location Detail:
Hosford, FL
Job Description:

We are seeking a Procurement Forester to support the Hosford OSB Mill. The position will be based in the Panhandle of Florida where the mill is located. This position will be responsible for working with timber harvesters and forest landowners to acquire wood for Hosford OSB primarily, although the individual may also assume responsibilities at the Cedar Springs Papermill, Elba Chip mill, and Foley Cellulose.


What You Will Do


  • Implementing sourcing and pricing strategies pertaining to the procurement of wood and fiber for our manufacturing facilities
  • Evaluating wood purchasing opportunities using analytical and innovative problem-solving skills
  • Working to build strong business relationships
  • Assisting to drive process improvements and presenting innovative solutions to recurring issues
  • Ensuring all transactions are properly handled
  • Working with W&FS team to monitor and manage all levels of raw material acquisition including Administrative, Capital Employed, Transportation, Inventories, and Wood Cost
  • Ensuring compliance with all health, safety, and environmental policies and procedures
  • Actively representing Wood & Fiber Supply and the facility operations on local and regional sourcing initiatives
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