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Located in McMinnville, OR

Salary: $13-15 per hour DOE and Shift


Small locally owned Lumber Mill is in search of a qualified Lumber Puller. This role is of high importance as it ensures that all lumber pulled and shipped for customer’s orders is correct in all specifications. Consistently pulling and shipping the correct stock to customers builds trust and creates repeat business opportunities.


Primary Responsibilities:


  • Receive sales orders from Supervisor
  • Review order specifications and notes, asking any necessary questions
  • Via forklift, gather (pull) all correct inventory from yard according to the order and its specifications
  • Band, paint, cut, sub, sidemark, paperwrap and write notes if needed
  • Build units/order appropriately according to the process and limitations of loading trucks
  • Put all inventory tags, including BTS tags, in correct place and make all necessary notes
  • Stage order in ready rows
  • Remain in communication with Production Manager and/or President in regards to order/inventory questions and feedback
  • Any other duties assigned by Supervisor
  • Adhere to all safety procedures in operations




  • Communication Proficiency
  • Teamwork Orientation
  • Time Management
  • Technical Capacity
  • Organizational Skills
  • Thoroughness
  • Possess extensive knowledge of lumber and specifications
  • Possess knowledge of layout of Elk Creek yard
  • Possess knowledge of Elk Creek customer base and their stock needs
  • Ability to read and understand Elk Creek sales orders, pull sheets, notes and specifications
  • Efficient and certified in forklift operation
  • Ability to work as part of a team and stay on task independently
  • All required safety protection worn





Work Environment:


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to outdoor elements that can include inclement weather, heat, and exposure to dust. The employee is frequently exposed to large machinery and occasionally exposed to loud noise levels and moving mechanical parts.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand, walk, and sit on a powered industrial truck. The position occasionally requires pushing, pulling, lifting, bending and stooping.
  • The position requires a good send of balance and good eye-hand-foot coordination
  • Frequent mental and/or visual attention



Benefits of working with Express:

  • Medical benefits
  • 401K
  • Safety incentives
  • Training
  • Scholarship opportunities




  • Pay $13-14 per hour DOE. Long term opportunities


To be considered for this opportunity please call us today at 503-434-5128, email us at  or apply online at



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Express Office: McMinnville
733 Northeast Baker Street
McMinnville, OR 97128
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