Located in Tacoma, WA
Are you looking to start a career with a well-established company in Tacoma? Look no further we have the job for you! Weyerhaeuser is looking to add lumber yard workers! Experience is preferred but not require. They are willing to train the right candidate!
Weyerhaeuser Company began more than 100 years ago with 900,000 acres of timberland, three employees and a small office in Tacoma, Washington. They were founded in 1900 by Frederick Weyerhaeuser and have grown to become one of the largest sustainable forest products companies in the world.
Looking for someone that has lumber yard experience, someone that has experience on forklift, can operate chain saw to cut trusses to size if needed, load truck (flat bed) w/forklift, and be able to use shears to cut rebar. Must be able to lift up to 75lbs. Must be able to load truck with the lumber packs, know how to load trucks evenly distribute the weight on the trucks. this is not just a forklift position, must be able to help pull lumber orders, build lumber packs to send to customers. Safety is #1.
We are not a sawmill so we do not have positions of that nature. We are a distribution center and have 4 main functions:
1. Engineered Lumber which includes using a chainsaw to cut lumber to customer specification
2. Warehouse which includes pulling wood and other products in support of local lumber yards
3. Shipping loading trucks
4. Receiving unloading trucks
Selected candidates must meet the following criteria:
*Ability to lift up to 75lbs
*Ability to operate a chain saw and rebar bending machine (or be willing to learn)
*Ability to bend, twist, and squat on a repetitive basis
*Must have steel-toed work boots
*Pass a criminal background check
*Clean drug screen
*Pass Weyerhaeuser Selection Matrix testing
Shifts Vary from days to swing
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