Career Opportunities

Mechanic - Heavy Equipment

Shasta Lake Division
Shasta Lake, CA
Close:  04/04/2017
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Sierra Pacific Industries manufactures wood products using high-tech innovative equipment. Our Shasta Lake location has a great opportunity for a skilled Heavy Equipment Mechanic.

We offer an excellent benefit package including a full health benefits plan with low cost premiums, both 401k Match and Retirement Contributions, and life insurance paid for by the Company.

As a heavy equipment mechanic, duties include working on diesel/heavy equipment, front-end loaders, forklifts and Letourneau equipment. We seek qualified applications who possess at least 2 years verifiable diesel/heavy equipment mechanic experience. Required to have knowledge of both gasoline and diesel engines, equipment hydraulics and electrical systems. There is heavy lifting and working in both hot and cold work environments. Work may consist of day or swing shift work, with some overtime, weekend and holiday work during busy production times.

If you are qualified and interested in joining our team, please send a cover letter naming this position and a resume by April 4th, 2017 to:

Sierra Pacific Industries
Attn: Julie Gwin
3735 El Cajon Ave
Shasta Lake, CA 96019 



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.