Millwright Journeyman

AWG - Cowlitz - Longview, WA


American Workforce Group is looking for experienced Millwrights to join a great local team at a saw mill. Experience in a lumber field is preferred but not required. Journeyman Status or Certified Welding are preferred as well.

Strong safety & attendance record
Maintenance experience on bandmills, carriages, log turners, boards edgers, gang edgers, trimmers and stackers for both sawmill & pallet
Experience with maintenance and upkeep of all types of conveyors
Experience with carpentry, industrial & residential construction, roof repair concepts, etc.
Experience with fabrication of new and modification of used equipment
Experience including comprehensive diagnostic skills on hydraulic and air systems
Outstanding team player willing to work with all personnel
Desire to participate in a preventative maintenance program
Desire to help maintenance team track and document repairs, replacements and equipment inspection requirements in maintenance data collection systems
Ability to work independently under high-pressure production conditions
Ability to work any shift/weekends/overtime
Experience with planer/sander is a plus
Machining skills a plus

Pay starts at $23.90 per hour, DOE
Direct Hire to client company
Must be able to pass pre-employment drug screen
Some background restrictions apply

American Workforce Group is a locally owned staffing agency partnering with many of Cowlitz County's top employers. Our mission statement: “We positively impact people and our community by placing motivated qualified individuals at great places to work.” If you're a motivated, qualified individual we want you!!

To apply for this and other positions, please visit our website at or send your resume in Word format to cowlitzjobs @ and follow up with a telephone call (360) 200-4900. Office hours are Monday - Friday 8 am - 5 pm.

We are an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of nondiscrimination in employment on any basis including race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, veteran status, age, disability, and any other status protected by law.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $23.90 /hour


  • Millwright: 1 year (Preferred)