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Fabrication Shop - Shelton
Shelton, WA
Close Date:  Open
Job Type: Summer

Job Description

Wages range from $18 to $20 per hour
We train and promote from within

Our Fabrication Shop in Shelton, WA has an opportunity for a Fabrication Intern. Sierra Pacific Industries is seeking motivated individuals who are interested in pursuing a career in Welding Fabrication and manufacturing. Gain exciting hands-on experience at a thriving company.

About The Position
Sierra Pacific Industries uses a variety of welding techniques in our fabrication shop to achieve visually and structurally sufficient welds.
     • Provide fabrication support for all of our manufacturing facilities throughout Washington
     • Learn precision layout work and how to accurately read and interpret blueprints/plans, sketches and verbal instructions
     • Learn how to assess quality through self-inspection of finished products
     • Work in small teams to solve problems, explore new technologies, and learn
     • Work and gain experience with Engineers, Drafters, Machinist and Fabricators

• Currently accepted or recent graduate of a welding program or in a relevant field
• Familiarity with blueprints
• Possess the ability to work independently
• Exceptional interpersonal skills
• Excellent communication, listening, and reasoning skills

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.

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, there are 3 ways to apply:

Apply in person Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm at:
Sierra Pacific Industries
421 South Front Street
Shelton, WA 98584
(360) 427-8206

or send a cover letter referencing this position and a resume to:
Sierra Pacific Industries
Attn: Human Resources
421 South Front Street
Shelton, WA 98584

or apply online and view all our career opportunities at:

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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