Entry Level Mill Positions


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Located in Redding, CA

Salary: increasing wage over 60 days

We are seeking motivated candidates for a very reputable company in town. All positions start as entry level as you are trained to work your way up in various depts. For this client, the wage starts at $14.00/hr, after 30 days it bumps to $15.00/hr, then after 60 days it bumps up to $16.50/hr. This client will then give you a raise of 40 cents after 6 months and the promotions are endless. This position is full-time.


Duties include:


  • Feeds various sizes of lumber into machines and assists operator with adjustments and general clean up.
  • Off bears various sizes of lumber from moving belt or rollers and stacks into carts, patches boards as needed.
  • Feeds lumber, wood pieces, wood scraps or wood blocks into hog.
  • Sweeps floor, picks up wood debris and other debris from floor and around machinery and places into waste bin.
  • Cuts bands from inbound lumber and feeds into machine.
  • Pulls lumber from moving chain deck and places into carts.  Pushes carts out for forklift pick up.
  • Places strapping around lumber using hand bander.
  • Places small logs in boxes and stacks on pallets.
  • Places small wood blocks into pockets of feeder, changes guide and blade as needed, clears belt or feeder from wood block jambs as needed.
  • Grades and stacks various size boards.
  • Drives around inside of mill sweeping up debris, empties bin when full of debris.


This client's production machinery includes:

  • Scanner Optimizing Cross-cut
  • Multiple Moulding machine centers
  • Multiple Vertical and Horizontal Resaws
  • Edge glue Machine Centers
  • Timber processing Center
  • Multiple Dry Kilns
  • 2 Coat Prime line


You will be in charge of manufacturing and creating:


-Finish Lumber

-In-home Fire Logs

-Working with Western Red Cedar Mixed Grain and Vertical Grain, Redwood Clear and Clear all Heart, and Alaskan Yellow Cedar wood.


Must pass pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Express Office: Redding
2697 Victor Avenue
Suite B
Redding, CA 96002
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