Yard Employee

Title: Yard Employee

Position: Wage Non-Exempt

SUMMARY: This position requires sorting and racking lumber according to grade markings and size.


  • Provide Outstanding Customer Service.
  • Approach ALL Customers in the Yard within 30 seconds.
  • Remove lumber from units and place boards in rack, according to grade and length using upgrading techniques.
  • Remove defective and/or damaged lumber from racks for cut-back.
  • Assist customer with loading of lumber.
  • Count and write up orders after loading customer.
  • Maintain good working relationship with customers, fellow employees and upper management.
  • Maintain the appearance of the yard and racks in an orderly and clean manner focusing on his area.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.
  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge of Redwood lumber grades and uses.
  • Knowledge of methods of maintaining the racks/stacks.
  • Able to lift up to 90lbs.

SUPERVISORY DIRECTION NEEDED: This position requires constant supervision.