Intern Quality Assurance

Roseburg Forest Products

Quality Assurance Internship

Founded in 1936, Roseburg Forest Products is a privately owned company and one of North America's leading producers of particleboard, medium density fiberboard and thermally fused laminates. Roseburg also manufactures softwood and hardwood plywood, lumber, LVL and I-joists. The company owns and sustainably manages more than 600,000 acres of timberland in Oregon, North Carolina and Virginia, as well as an export wood chip terminal facility in Coos Bay, Ore. Roseburg products are shipped throughout North America and the Pacific Rim. To learn more about the company please visit www.Roseburg.com .
Job Description:
QA interns will assist in various data collection projects. Students will be responsible for gathering and entering of data in relation to veneer thickness, panel thickness, clip width and moisture sort tests.
Duties:
  • Communicate with mill personnel to run and gather appropriate test loads
  • Use a handheld moisture meter to record veneer moisture data
  • Use a tape measure to measure load heights in the warehouse
  • Use a micrometer to measure veneer and panel thickness
  • Maintain accurate data records and entries
  • Contribute to a safe work environment in all activities
  • Assist in veneer waste stream identification
  • Assist with continuous improvement projects
  • Assist on other projects as need arises


  • Renewable Materials or related major preferred
  • 3.75 GPA or better a plus
  • Focused on safety
  • Good organizational / communication skills
  • Ability to work on feet most of the day, while maintaining accurate measurements and data collection
  • Punctual and reliable; flexibility/ability to perform shift work
  • Previous mill experience preferred but not required; willingness to learn on the job
    Dates of employment:
    June 2020 through September 2020 (dates may be modified to fit academic schedule)
    Base location:
    Dillard, Oregon
    Housing allowance is offered with this internship
    Wage:
    This is an hourly position with a wage commensurate with experience. This is a temporary position and does not qualify for benefits.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER INCLUDING DISABILITY AND VETERANS