EWP Wood Cutter/ Forklift Operator

We are currently seeking a full-time Forklift Operator with a background in Engineered Wood Products for our Portland Branch that reports directly to our Operations Manager. This role also receives instructions from the Team Lead, Operations Lead, and/or Supervisor.

Essential Functions:

Reads hand written or system generated sales order to determine product
Notes all special instructions for filling an order
Operates chainsaw and other saw equipment
Operates forklift safely at all times following all safety rules and regulations
Performs daily inspections of forklift(s) as required by OSHA and Capital Lumber Company standards
Notifies Supervisory of any necessary equipment maintenance/repair or safety concerns
Bands lumber product for storage or shipping
Assists in moving of inventory for storage within the yard area as directed
Properly stores inventory–level and covered as necessary
Assists in inventory and/or cycle counts as directed
Assist in keeping all lanes and areas clean and clear for traffic
Perform other work related duties as assigned

 

At Capital, we believe in developing our employees and promoting from within. We also believe a team that works hard should also make room to have fun. Not only do we create and preserve a safe work environment, we also strive for continuous improvement. We offer competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, and vacation time. To be considered, please apply now.

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EWP Wood Cutter/ Forklift Operator

 

We are currently seeking a full-time Forklift Operator with a background in Engineered Wood Products for our Denver Branch that reports directly to our Operations Manager. This role also receives instructions from the Team Lead, Operations Lead, and/or Supervisor.

 

Education, Experience, and Skills Required:

  • 1-4 years previous experience with forklifts and other machinery (as designated by and at the discretion of the Division and Operations Manager for the particular position available).
  • Active Forklift Certification.
  • Good knowledge of lumber products.
  • Basic Math skills.
  • Good communication skills with a positive attitude.
  • Able to lift, shift, and push weight up to 75 pounds.
  • Able to read, write, speak, and understand English to the extent required to receive and communicate information as necessary to the position.

Attendance:

  • Excellent attendance is required for this fast-paced position.
  • Possible overtime and weekend hours may be required for this position.

 

At Capital, we believe in developing our employees and promoting from within. We also believe a team that works hard should also make room to have fun. Not only do we create and preserve a safe work environment, we also strive for continuous improvement. We offer competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, and vacation time. To be considered, please apply now.

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Engineered Wood Designer

 

We are currently looking for an Engineered Wood Product Designer (EWP) III for our Woodburn, OR Branch. This position offers some administrative and primarily technical support to our Engineered Wood Products customers with assistance of Accounts Managers by providing design specifications of our products including framing, layout and number calculations. Coaches new designers, manages priorities across multiple EWP projects. Manages residential and commercial projects from bidding, designing and shipping to job sites. Some of the key essential functions are:

  • Understanding of building construction, structural details, local building codes, and product lines
  • Responsible for EWP product management and inventory control
  • May assist customers with product promotions and product training sessions
  • Responsible for training and coaching new designers, assigning projects and various duties
  • Conduct presentations to customers, contractors and other industry professionals on EWP products, services and company programs
  • Uses design software accurately to create framing layouts and specify EWP products to meet both Capital and its Customer’s program
  • Create material list and perform plan takeoffs for single family and small multifamily projects.
  • Use software and/or span charts to size framing members such as beams, headers, girders, joists, etc.
  • Receive incoming calls and direct customers to appropriate departments
  • Use DMSI software for product purchasing, selling, inventory management
  • Perform other work related duties as assigned by your supervisor and be flexible and adaptable to changes that will occur during the course of employment with Capital.

At Capital, we believe in developing our employees and promoting from within. We also believe a team that works hard should also make room to have fun!

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