Lots has changed in today’s lumber manufacturing industry!  New careers in business management, operations, lumber grading, information technology, sales and marketing and more are waiting to be discovered!  You will not find an industry anywhere that is more sustainably responsible on the planet!

Take a few moments to view our brief video selections on this page to learn more about career options at a lumber mill that you may have never thought existed.  Then browse the current job listings available today!

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  • Introduction to working in a Lumber Mill
  • Kiln Operator
  • Log Scaler


Employer: Stonewood Products Job location: 15 Great Western Rd, Harwich, MA, USA Contact: Shannah Cullen – Job Title: Lumber Yard Manager Job Description: Our Lumber Yard Manager controls the flow of our lumber yard and products. You will be responsible for our lumber sales building, shipping/receiving of all product, ...


Employer: Mill River Lumber Ltd. Job location: 2639 Middle Road, North Clarendon, Vermont 05759, USA Contact: Peter Buckley – Job Title: Boiler/Kiln Operator Job Description: Operate 9 DH kilns to efficiently dry Eastern White Pine lumber while paying attention to quality. Duties include operating a forklift, loading and unloading ...


Employer: Moose River Lumber Company Contact: Kylen Mays – Job Title: Sawmill Production Worker Job Description: Production workers run the trimmer machine, board edgers, and sling sorter. They assist in cleaning the mill during down time. Strong emphasis on Safety & Quality work. Salary Range: $14-16 an hour Comments: ...


Employer: Robbins Lumber, Inc. Job location: 53 Ghent Road, Searsmont, ME, USA Contact: Catherine Robbins-Halsted – Job Title: Electrician Job Description: Looking for a full-time Maintenance Electrician. experience needed in high voltage distribution systems, AC and DC motors and drives, instrumentation, PLC controls and communication systems. Must posses a ...


Employer: Irving Forest Products, Inc. Job location: 24 Hall Hill Road, Dixfield, ME, USA Contact: Mike Skehan – Job Title: Electrician Job Description: Ensure that all site electrical systems are maintained in good working order in an effort to maximize the efficiency of mill equipment. Installing, repairing, troubleshooting and ...


Employer: Robbins Lumber, Inc. Job location: 53 Ghent Road, Searsmont, ME, USA Contact: Catherine Robbins-Halsted – Job Title: Boiler/Kiln Operator Job Description: We have a full time opening for a Licensed Boiler Operator to run a new bio-mass fueled high pressure 8.5 MW steam turbine. Georges River Energy is ...