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

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 ...

SAWMILL AND PLANING MILL POSITIONS

Employer: Hedstrom Lumber Company Job location: 1504 Gunflint Trail, Grand Marais, MN, USA Contact: Tina Hegg Roway – tina@hedstromlumber.com Job Title: Sawmill/Planer Mill positions open Job Description: Entry-Level positions handling lumber, operating machinery, gaining knowledge to get promoted fast. Full time, year-round, full benefits. Review and a raise after 90 ...

SAWMILL MACHINE OPERATOR / LABORER

Employer: Irving Forest Products, Inc. – Dixfield Sawmill Job location: 1218 Portage road Ashland, Maine 04732 Contact: Billi Mitchell – mitchell.billi@jdirving.com Job Title: Sawmill Machine Operator / Laborer Job Description: General labor work within the sawmill, including stacking lumber, packaging lumber, and operation of machinery in a clean, high-tech environment. ...

SAWMILL MACHINE OPERATOR / LABORER

Employer: Irving Forest Products, Inc. – Dixfield Sawmill Job location: 24 Hall Hill Road, Dixfield, ME, USA Contact: Mike Skehan – skehan.michael@jdirving.com Job Title: Sawmill Machine Operator / Laborer Job Description: General labor work within the sawmill, including stacking lumber, packaging lumber, and operation of machinery in a clean, high-tech ...

FIELD REPRESENTATIVE

Employer: American Lumber Standard Committee, Inc. Job location: Contact: David Kretschmann – alsc@alsc.org Job Title: Field Representative Job Description: Primary responsibilities of a field inspector are to conduct spot audits of randomly selected mills and facilities who are subscribers of accredited agencies. The audit is a check on the performance ...