Entry-Level Lumber Yard Associate | Up To $22/hr.

Arlington, WA

Posted January 13, 2023

Full-time, Temporary to Hire, Monday-Friday 6:00am-2:30pm

How would you like to be apart of a team responsible for an important part of disaster relief across the country?

As a Lumber Yard Associate you will be working outside helping to prepare telephone poles that will be shipped to every part of the country, often following a local natural disaster - You would be bringing communication back to these areas!

This full-time, temp-to-hire position is a great way to build your skills in a manufacturing setting. You will be working with hand and power tools as part of a close knit team in the Framing Department.

The company offers fantastic benefits, a lot of opportunities for growth and as an added perk, they offer a $2,000 sign-on-bonus!

Lumber Yard Associate Job Duties:

  • Prepping telephone poles for treatment
  • Drilling & Tapping into lumber
  • Cutting holes out for hardware
  • Using hand & power tools

You will be successful in this role if you are keen on punctuality, enjoy physical work, and work well on a team!

Schedule: Monday to Friday, 6:00 am - 2:30 pm

     Overtime is also offered during peak business.

Lumber Yard Associate Requirements:

  • Ability to operate basic hand tools
  • Ability to read measurements
  • Lift up to 50lbs
  • Working outside in the elements
  • Highly punctual

Pay:  $20-$21/hour 

  • $2000 Sign-on Bonus upon conversion

Benefits Upon Permanent Hire by employer: 

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • 401k
  • Paid time off

Benefits offered by TERRA to employees on temp or temp-to-hire assignments:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision
  • Virtual Care
  • Life, Critical illness, Accident, Long and Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Identity Theft Protection
  • 401(K) Retirement Plan with Employer Match
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Gym Membership Discount
  • 6 Paid Holidays*
If this is the right job for you and you're the right person for the job, this can quickly become a permanent career for a dedicated and driven individual! Growth opportunities are available and supported for all long term employees, allowing for growth even beyond the specific department you are hired into.

Location: Arlington, WA (not on the bus line)

If you are interested in this Lumber Yard Associate position, apply now or call 206-453-2852 to speak to someone right away!


Search more jobs

TERRA is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.


Whether you're looking for an opportunity to learn more or earn more, a career opportunity or a great temporary assignment, TERRA's team of professional recruiters are able to put you in a position to win. We know the local job market and we can be your personal guide to new opportunities.

I have had a great experience with TERRA. They found me a job very quickly. One that is a wonderful fit for both my experience and for me personality wise. I am so grateful to be back to work after looking for a job for over a year on my own – TERRA Staffing found me one in a week!

Laura W.

Named Best of Staffing® 11 years running, TERRA specializes in finding the Right Fit™.

Our mission is simple: Success Stories Created Daily.

Reference Number: 122469