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  • Ability to determine and execute the optimum cutting pattern for breaking down logs
  • To perform minor maintenance (change saw blades, lubricate equipment, broken chain, broken hoses, crossed up lumber or jam ups)
  • Ability to work in a fast pace environment
  • Ability to quickly adapt
  • Good communication skills
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience

  • Working knowledge of NHLA lumber grades
  • Two years of hardwood grade sawing experience preferred
  • List all experience in Harwood Lumber Industry

Pay and Benefits

  • Full time 1st shift
  • Overtime hours and pay
  • Health insurance

Applicants should have a valid driver’s license or photo id and at least two contactable references. Rutland Lumber Company strives for a drug-free environment. A pre-employment drug test will be required.

Job Type: Full-time – Day Shift – Position!

Work Location:

  • Collins Ms.


  • Health insurance
  • Retirement plan

Millwright/Sawmill Maintenance
Rutland Lumber Company – Collins, Mississippi


Rutland Lumber Company

**Must be willing to Work 4 – 10hr Night Shifts**


Rutland Lumber Company is an independent sawmill, located Collins MS. This a growing company with a loyal customer base and well-earned reputation for high quality and superior service.

Currently, we have an opening for an experienced millwright for the evening shift to perform repairs and maintenance on the production equipment used in manufacturing lumber. Applicants should have verifiable experience as a millwright in the sawmill industry and a passion for superior workmanship. Our company provides excellent wages and benefits.

Apply today to join our workforce and become part of our great company.

Millwright Job Responsibilities

Ability to perform production maintenance job responsibilities in a safe manner following the company policies and relating to the employee, other team members and the assets of the company.

Tasks will include routine maintenance and repair associated with bearings, shafts, chains, conveyors, belts, sprockets, electric motors, and related lumber manufacturing equipment.

Machine center troubleshooting.

Welding, cutting to repair or fabricate parts.

Repair, assembly, preventative and predictive maintenance on various sawmill equipment.

Effective communication with other team members and management.

Required Skills

Must have a thorough working knowledge of mechanical operations used in the industry. Must show knowledge of mechanical repairs, welding and hydraulics, good manual dexterity, versatility, good physical endurance. Strong troubleshooting skills.

Must have a working knowledge relate to the proper alignment of bearings, repairing or replacing chains; belt conveyors; gear boxes/drive chains; hydraulics & pneumatics; welding/cutting; and using power tools necessary for the day to day functioning of the millwright position.

Must have ability to work in a team environment have good work habits and a solid attendance history.

Ability to meet physical requirements of the job including standing, climbing, bending, and lifting occasionally up to 50 lbs. or more. Exposure to ambient temperatures.

Required Experience

Relevant training or experience as a Millwright, Maintenance Mechanic or in Mechanical or Industrial Maintenance. 3 or more years’ relevant experience in sawmill or similar production or manufacturing equipment maintenance. High school diploma or GED.

Job Location

Collins MS, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular. This position works the evening shifts four days per week and Saturdays. There are frequent opportunities for overtime.

Wage Rate

The wage rate for this position will depend on the candidate’s experience.

Rutland Lumber Company offers job security and great benefits for full-time employees including: Life insurance, medical plans, dental plans, vision plan, long term and short term disability insurance,

Our company is a drug free workplace. All applicants offered a position must successfully complete pre-employment drug screening. Rutland Lumber Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability.

Job Type: Full-time

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent

Required experience:

  • Sawmill: 3 years
  • Millwright: 2 years

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