Sawfiler (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Sierra Pacific Industries

  Mount Vernon, Washington, United States

Job Description

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

And, 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 over 5,000 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 million acres of forestlands, and our state-of-the-art wood product and window manufacturing facilities at

Currently, we are seeking a qualified individual to serve as a Sawfiler at our division based in Mt Vernon, WA.

About The Position

• Tip and grind both carbide and stellate 

• Bench band and round saws

• Recognize and repair defects in saws

• Must be proficient on a double arbor gang

• Work with a team focused on developing cutting edge projects 

• Work can be fast paced and, at times, demanding

• Work may consist of day or swing shift, with some overtime, weekend and holiday work during busy production times


• 2 years’ verifiable saw filing experience required

• Applicants must be 18 years of age or older

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, we give an average of $500,000 in scholarships.