PRODUCTION ASSISTANT

Wood from the Hood is looking for a new team member to join our urban lumber team here in the Minneapolis area! We are seeking an eager individual looking to expand their knowledge of working with reclaimed urban trees. We are a local urban lumber company with an immediate opening for a Production Assistant. This person will schedule and organize our inventory, run our state-of-the-art Wood Wizz slab flattener, handle lumber appointments with our amazing clients, schedule and load our kilns and assist in the lumber yard/mill and help with project management when needed. Opportunities to grow with the company

Requirements:

  • Friendly outgoing personality
  • Experience working with trees and lumber necessary
  • Customer Service Experienceneeded
  • Excellent organizational and time management skillsa must
  • Knowledge of lumber cuts, species, SF/BF required
  • Computer skills (word, excel, AutoCAD a plus)
  • Forklift experience is required.
  • Regular heavy lifting of 100 lbs. is required.
  • Clean driving record w/trailer pulling experience

Hours are Monday – Friday 8:00-4:30

Please submit resume and salary requirements to Jon@woodfromthehood.com

Equal opportunity employer with an environmentally and sustainability focused team

Job Type: Full-time

 

LEAD FABRICATOR / CUSTOM WOODWORKER

We have an immediate opening for a lead fabricator / custom woodworker with min 5 years experience in solid hardwood woodworking.

  • Milling, joining, planing, and sanding experience required.
  • Will be working independently, and on a team, fabricating live edge plank and slab table tops, solid lumber furniture, and a variety of custom solid wood pieces.
  • Must have knowledge of lumber cuts and species.
  • Finishing experience not required, but knowledge of finishing is a plus
  • Forklift experience is required.
  • This position is for a lead fabricator – delegating work to other individuals will be required.
  • Lifting up to 100 lbs. is required.

Wood from the Hood operates on (4) 10 hour days and overtime is often available.

We offer a competitive compensation package including paid vacation, sick pay, paid holidays, retirement plan, HSA program and life insurance.

Please submit resume and salary requirements to Jon Buck jon@woodfromthehood.com

Equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time