Career Opportunities


Centralia Division
Centralia, WA
Close:  01/11/2018
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Sierra Pacific Industries Centralia manufactures a variety of wood products using specialized high-tech machinery. We have a great opportunity for a skilled machinist. Primary duties include working from plans, sketches and verbal directions for precision layout work, use cutting torch in order to fabricate, modify and repair parts, etc. We offer a great benefit package including paid vacation, company retirement contributions, paid life insurance, and low cost health benefits. Qualified applicants will have 1 year verifiable work experience and prior experience in welding (arc and gas). Must be proficient in the use of lathe, milling machine, drill press, and have own tools. Working with a team focused on developing cutting edge projects can be fast paced and, at times, demanding. May consist of day or swing shift work, with some overtime and weekend work during busy production times. 

If you are qualified and interested in joining our growing team, applicants may apply in person at:

Sierra Pacific Industries
3115 Kuper Road
Centralia, WA 98531
Monday – Friday 8:00AM - 3:00PM

Sierra Pacific Industries is a third generation family-owned company based in Northern California. Sierra Pacific owns and sustainably manages nearly 2 million acres of timberland in California and Washington. We are growing forests for our future, planting over 6 million new trees every year. Our forests are managed under a 100-year plan by Registered Professional Foresters, Wildlife Biologists, Botanists, and other professionals.

Sierra Pacific effectively utilizes nearly 100% of every piece of wood we bring to our mills. In fact, the small amount that isn’t turned into windows, millwork, lumber, or landscaping material is actually converted into electricity in our seven biomass-fueled power plants.

As part of our safety in the workplace policy, an offer of employment is subject to a negative drug screen result. We are also proud that all Sierra Pacific facilities follow our tobacco-free policy. We verify the social security number of all newly hired employees. Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans.

Hear from our valued SPI family, in their own words and through their own stories, regarding what it's like to build a career at Sierra Pacific Industries.