Career Opportunities

Driver - Chip Truck

Burlington Division
Mount Vernon, WA
Close:  06/01/2018
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Sierra Pacific Industries started in 1949 with one sawmill in Humboldt, CA. Since that time, we have grown to be one of the largest lumber and millwork producers in the U.S., employing nearly 5,000 crew members. Sierra Pacific continues to be a company where its employees are proud to work at state-­of-­the-art facilities and others strive to become part of the team.

Sierra Pacific Industries is seeking a qualified Chip Truck Driver for our Burlington division.

About The Position
Drive chip truck in accordance with traffic laws
Load and unload chip and by­product and transport to destination
Hook and unhook trailers and operate chip dump
Maintain accurate record keeping and meet dispatch schedules on time
Perform duties in a safe and efficient manner

1 year recent, verifiable commercial driving experience or educational equivalent 
Preference given to applicants with 2+ years’ commercial driving experience 
Must have Class A license, current medical card, and clean DMV record, and be able to drive on night shift

Why Join Our Team?
We provide an excellent benefit package including a full Health Benefits Plan with low cost premiums, a 401(k) with Company Match, additional Retirement Contributions, and company paid Life Insurance.

In addition, for over 38 years, the Sierra Pacific Foundation has provided scholarships to help the children of our crew members with education expenses. Each year, we give an average of $500,000 in scholarships.

How To Apply
If you are qualified and would like to apply, please apply in person at:

Sierra Pacific Industries
14353 McFarland Road
Mt Vernon, WA 98273
Monday through Friday from 8:30am ­ 4:00pm
Please bring a current DMV printout at time of application.

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, what it's like to build a career at Sierra Pacific Industries.