Jobs

Jobs

JOBS IN THE LUMBER INDUSTRY

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!

Click Here for a downloadable PDF that will provide additional insight into this career-opportunity filled industry!

For NELMA members:  To post a job opening for your company online, download our fillable form here and email to ken@nelma.org

CAREERS

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

SAWMILL PRODUCTION WORKER

Employer: Moose River Lumber Company Contact: Kylen Mays – kmays@pleasantriverlumber.com 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: …

ELECTRICIAN

Employer: Robbins Lumber, Inc. Job location: 53 Ghent Road, Searsmont, ME, USA Contact: Catherine Robbins-Halsted – crobbins@rlco.com 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 …

ELECTRICIAN

Employer: Irving Forest Products, Inc. Job location: 24 Hall Hill Road, Dixfield, ME, USA Contact: Mike Skehan – skehan.michael@jdirving.com 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 …

LICENSED BOILER OPERATOR

Employer: Robbins Lumber, Inc. Job location: 53 Ghent Road, Searsmont, ME, USA Contact: Catherine Robbins-Halsted – crobbins@rlco.com 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 …

ACCOUNTANT

Employer: Pleasant River Lumber Company Job location: 432 Milo Road, Dover-Foxcroft, ME, USA Contact: Janine Dever – Human Resources – jdever@pleasantriverlumber.com Job Title: Accountant Job Description: An exciting full time position is available for an Accountant to join a progressive, fast paced company. The ideal candidate has a strong background …

SAWMILL MACHINE OPERATORS/PINE LOG SCALER

Employer: Pleasant River Lumber – Sanford Job location: 563 New Dam Rd, Sanford, ME, USA Contact: Jamie Fall – jfall@pleasantriverlumber.com Job Title: Sawmill Machine Operator Job Description: Sawmill Machine Operators will learn multiple jobs throughout the Mill. We are in need of 2 Pine Log Scalers to scale our Pine …