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Eugene Division
Eugene , OR
Close Date:  10/05/2022
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

This is a leadership role and unique opportunity to be involved with the start-up and management of our new fabrication facility in Eugene, Oregon. The Eugene fabrication facility will initially play a major role in significant sawmill renovation projects and upgrades, and then continue to support various sawmill operations. Sierra Pacific recognizes our fabrication facilities as critical support operations that positively impact production, decrease downtime, and reduce costs.

About The Position
• Manage Fabrication Shop resources and the execution of multiple projects simultaneously
• Lead a team of fabricators, machinists, laborers, and mechanical engineers
• Effectively hire, train, direct, and guide team members for individual and team success
• Provide leadership and guidance to coach, motivate and lead team members to optimum performance levels and career development
• Collaborate closely with Control Systems Designers and Mechanical engineers to create solutions that meet production requirements
• Manage development efforts including pre-plan reviews, projected cost analysis, resource availability, and related documentation
• Resolve technical problems as well as work with department heads to solve business related issues
• Manage daily Fabrication Shop activities to ensure operations meet the Company’s strong safety, quality, cost, productivity, and schedule goals
• Continually assess performance, productivity, and skills of the team. Recommend and initiate solutions
• Identify and communicate opportunities and take measures to reduce waste
• Participate in selection of tools, technology platforms and technical evaluation of 3rd party vendor products
• Effectively communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and written to all levels both within the Company and externally
• Work collaboratively with both Washington and California fabrication facilities
• Some overnight travel to locations in California and Washington

• Minimum 2 years work experience as an effective leader
• Strong understanding of machining, welding, and engineering
• Preference given for relevant Engineering Degree
• Ability to see and understand the big picture and take actions that make sense from a business perspective
• Demonstrated skill in leadership, communication, motivation, and people management
• Possess a strong work ethic with integrity and have a passion for innovation and solving challenges
• Proven record of project completions on time and within budget
• Self-motivated with ability to handle multiple priorities under demanding circumstances

Why Join Our Team?
Because this is more than an invitation, it's a commitment to offer opportunities for personal and professional growth to everyone! We ask people to grow with us and make the company even better.

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, the Foundation gives an average of $500,000 in scholarships.

How To Apply
If you are qualified and would like to join our team, the deadline to apply is October 5th 2022.
There are 2 ways to apply:

Send a resume and cover letter referencing this position to:
Sierra Pacific Industries
Attn: Human Resources
PO Box 496011
Redding, CA 96049
(541) 762-0453

or apply online

Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans.

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About Our Company
Sierra Pacific Industries started in 1949 and has grown to be one of the largest lumber and millwork producers in the U.S., employing over 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.

We are 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 uses nearly 100% of every piece of wood we bring to our facilities. In fact, any small amount that isn't turned into hand-crafted doors and windows, millwork, lumber, or landscaping material is actually converted into electricity in our seven biomass-fueled power plants.

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

At Sierra Pacific Industries, we understand our greatest strength is the people who choose to build a career with us.

What does it mean to be part of the Sierra Pacific family? It means you are a valued team member and part of a growing, third-generation family-owned, forest products company built on hard work, innovation, and wise investments.

With nearly 6,000 crew members in over 30 states, Sierra Pacific offers many opportunities for personal and professional growth; from entry-level to skilled trades, from truck drivers to sales managers, from foresters to engineers – for everyone! We invite you to learn more about our history, our 2.4 million acres of forestlands, and our state-of-the-art wood product and window manufacturing facilities at

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. Sierra Pacific adheres to E-verify to 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. If you are an individual with a disability and need accommodation to complete the application process, please call 800-378-8001 or write to Sierra Pacific Industries at PO Box 496011, Redding, CA 96049.

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