Sumas Lumber Mill – Entry Level!

Job position / title

Sumas Lumber Mill – Entry Level!

Name of business / employer

Express Employment Professionals

Job description / duties

Sumas company is currently looking for general labor technicians to work in a lumber mill setting. No experience needed! On the job training offered! This is a great way to learn a skilled trade!
If you have experience and are looking for a career change, this company offers reviews every 90 days to review your skill level and pay.
This company offers and promotes growth from within for a streamlined career path. Learn new tasks and be eligible to move into additional departments and positions at this company.
Excellent pay and benefits offered! Excellent schedule allows great work life balance!
Sumas Lumber Mill – Entry Level!

Location: Sumas, WA

Pay: $16.00 per hour to start – Raises based on performance and attendance!

Schedule: Training will be on the day shift and after a few weeks you will be working the afternoon swing shift
Swing Shift: 3:00pm-11:30pm, Monday-Friday

What you get to do:
*Repeatedly identifying specific sized boards as they are coming down the chain and grading table
*Move, stack or flip all sizes of lumber boards onto pallets with Boards weighing up to 120lbs
*Keeping the kiln sticks neatly piled on a rack while they are being fed by a chain conveyor
*Piling dunnage and strapping kiln sticks on the stick palettes
*Doing sawmill operations working as a lumber grader.
*Upgrading the boards- this knowledge comes with practice and time if it is something you are not familiar with
*Pulling lumber off the chain and scraping excess bark off of it, then putting it back on the belt

What’s in it for you:
*They also offer a quarterly attendance bonus making it possible to earn about $200 extra
income per quarter with perfect attendance!
*Holiday pay
*Vacation pay
*Safety bonuses
Interested in this position? Call for an immediate interview today! 360-734-2457

Ask how you can earn a $75.00 bonus!

About Express Employment Professionals:

Express can help you find the type of job that is a perfect fit for your needs and abilities, and you’ll never pay a fee for our services and support. Express can place you in a wide range of jobs that meet your employment goals, including Administrative, Commercial and Professional positions. In 2019 we put over 4200 people to work in the Whatcom County Washington area. Let us help you today! Come meet our staff! We would love to sit down with you to help you determine your next career opportunity!

Ways to Apply: (Choose one)

*Call our office at 360.734.2457 for an immediate phone interview
*Complete an online application on our website
*Email Keeley at

Benefits Available to Eligible Express Associates
*Medical Plan
*Dental Plan
*Holiday Pay (6 Days Observed)
*401(K) Retirement Savings Plan
*Vision/Eyewear Plan
*Life Insurance
*Scholarship Program
*Short-Term Disability
*Referral Bonuses

We look forward to partnering with you today!

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Lumber labor experience is a plus!

Application deadline / closing date


Salary / rate of pay

$16.00 per hour

Days and hours of employment

Monday-Friday, 6:00am-2:30pm

Flexible schedule?

(○) No

Travel required?

(○) Yes

Pay period

(○) Weekly

Person or department to contact

Keeley Barthlow – Recruiter

Business address

4152 Meridian Street, Bellingham, WA 98226




How to apply

*Call our office at 360.734.2457 for an immediate phone interview
*Complete an online application on our website
*Email Keeley at

Applications should include

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