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Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic (Millwright)

Big Creek Lumber Company
Full Time
Davenport, CA 95017
Posted Today
Job description

Big Creek Lumber Company, a leading supplier of lumber and building materials in central California, seeks a Manufacturing Maintenance Mechanic (Millwright) for our Davenport manufacturing facility. Looking for a person who displays maintenance excellence in multiple mechanical, electrical and welding tasks. Able to work well alone and as part of a team. Responsible for ensuring consistent maintenance of all sawmill machinery in a manner that supports high-quality, cost-effective, safe production.

  • Perform immediate repairs to keep manufacturing facilities in operation
  • Perform consistent inspections of a wide variety of sawmill machinery
  • Trouble shoot, repair and/or replace machinery as needed
  • Ensure all machinery is consistently aligned to maintain proper tolerances to meet production standards
  • Assist in design and fabrication of machinery
  • Analyze current machinery to determine its effectiveness and recommend improvements
  • Journey level of competence in mechanical, plumbing, construction, welding, fabrication and hydraulic repairs. Working knowledge of electrical systems from 120 VAC to 480 VAC. Knowledge of machining, (ie. lathe and milling machine) desirable.
  • Participate in preventive maintenance programs by maintaining and enhancing procedures that ensure that all sawmill machinery is consistently performs to meet production needs and reduce down time
  • Document maintenance activities:
  • Record all maintenance in a timely, accurate manner
  • Create an accurate, permanent record of all changes to machinery
  • Communicate mechanical changes to operators, supervisors, maintenance staff or other affected individuals * Assist other manufacturing maintenance and production personnel as needed

Requirements include:

  • 5 or more years mechanical experience in a manufacturing environment, including:
  • Belt, chain and direct driven machinery
  • Chain, belt and screw conveying systems and machinery
  • Parts removal, installation and alignment
  • Welding and fabrication, (Arc, Mig, Tig)
  • Plumbing systems for water, air and hydraulic
  • Hydraulic and system trouble shooting, repair and replacement
  • Electrical solenoids, motors and controls
  • Able to provide all of own hand tools required for performance of duties
  • Able to read and write legibly
  • Demonstrate safe work practices and safety leadership at all times
  • Basic computer skills
  • Bilingual English/Spanish a plus

Full-time position with benefits including:

  • Group medical/dental insurance coverage for employee and eligible family members
  • Group term life insurance coverage for employees
  • Voluntary vision care plan for employees and eligible family members
  • Voluntary supplemental life for employees and eligible family members
  • Paid time off including Vacation, Sick Leave and Holidays
  • 401k retirement plan with generous employer match and profit sharing contribution
  • Employee assistance program

Big Creek Lumber Company is a local, family-owned and operated lumber and building materials provider, serving professional builders and homeowners in central California since 1946. We strive to be an employer of choice among job seekers. We seek engaged, motivated individuals interested in producing quality products and developing strong partnerships with our customers and vendors to create business success. We provide an informal yet professional work environment, stressing safety, collaboration and excellent customer service. We place a strong emphasis on developing our employees and seek individuals who have the desire and potential for growth opportunities within the company. We are driven to generate long-term, sustainable profitability and generously share our success with our team.

If you have the skills and experience we seek, please apply for this position today by responding with your cover letter and resume using the link provided. To apply via fax, please send you cover letter identifying the position you are interested in and your resume to 866-828-4171.

We collect various personal data from employees and applicants for purposes related to employment. Please review our Notice of Data Privacy for Employees and Applicants at www.bigcreeklumber.com/CCPAHR for detailed information concerning what information we collect, the purposes for which information is collected and with whom such information may be shared.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $28.00 - $36.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Retirement plan
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift

COVID-19 considerations:
We follow current local, state and federal guidelines. Work is primarily in well ventilated building or outdoors.

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Davenport, CA 95017: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s):

  • Tell us why this job is a good fit for you.


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Programmable logic controllers: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Mechanical knowledge: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Industrial Electricial: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Fabrication: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Hydraulics: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Maintenance Mechanic: 5 years (Preferred)
  • Welding: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Manufacturing: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Spanish (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • One location

Work Remotely:

  • No

Work Location: One location

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