Experienced Millwright

Experienced Millwright position.


Do you enjoy admiring wildlife?  Are you a nature photographer, fisherman or a avid hunter?  Perhaps hiking is more your thing.  Thompson River Lumber might just be the place for you.  Located in beautiful Thompson Falls; a friendly rural community in Northwestern Montana, a place where outdoor activities abound.


If you have relevant sawmill experience and at least 2 years Mechanical experience.

Knowledge of Hydraulic Systems, Pneumatics, and metal working, required.

Millwrights perform highly skilled mechanical tasks, including installations. So bring your knowledge of hydraulic systems, pneumatics and metal working, they are required skills.

You will be tasked with the repair and maintenance of machinery and mechanical equipment throughout the plant. This may include, but not limited to, such equipment as motors, pneumatic, hydraulic and conveyor systems.

In a downtime situation, you must be able to use your skills to analyze cause of breakdown with equipment. Then you will determine and carry out maintenance or repair actions required to return the equipment to effective operating conditions.

All of the workers at Thompson River Lumber must follow and adhere to safety lockout procedures and strictly adhere to plant safety rules as well as follow excellent housekeeping practices to help maintain a clean work environment.

You must be able to work independently as well as in a group, good communication is always essential.

Applicant must be a motivated self starting individual with a good work ethic and flexible schedule.

Occasional lifting of 100+ pounds and routine lifting of 50+ pounds.

Individual must be able to complete their job in a safe manner in a variety of environments. Good communication skills are essential.

Wage DOE. Valid Drivers License required.

Benefits Available including: 401k / Profit Sharing, Medical, dental, vacation, sick days, paid time off, vision, life insurance, flex.

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