Career Opportunities

Driver - Lumber Truck

Burney Division
Burney, CA
Close:  12/26/2017
Job Type: Full-Time

Job Description

Sierra Pacific Industries started in 1949 with one sawmill in Humboldt, CA. Since that time, we have grown to be one of the largest lumber and millwork producer in the U.S., employing nearly 5,000 crew members. Sierra Pacific continues to be a company where its employees are proud to work at state-of-the-art facilities and others strive to become part of the team.


Sierra Pacific Industries is seeking a qualified Lumber Truck Driver for our Burney division.

About The Position
As a Lumber Truck Driver, duties include driving lumber trucks in accordance with traffic laws, load and secure lumber loads and transport to destination, chain during winter months, and perform daily inspection of truck. Must be able to learn and operate onboard computerized time and load info tracking and meet dispatch schedules on time. Successful applicants will have at least 2 years’ verifiable commercial driving experience, Class A license, current medical card, clean DMV record. Must be able to drive overnight. Tarping experience is a plus.


Why Join Our Team?
We provide an excellent benefit package including a full Health Benefits Plan with low cost premiums, a 401(k) with Company Match, additional Retirement Contributions, and company paid Life Insurance.

In addition, for over 38 years, the Sierra Pacific Foundation has provided scholarships to help the children of our crew members with education expenses. Each year, we give an average of $500,000 in scholarships.


How To Apply
If you are qualified and would like to join our team, please apply in person at:

Sierra Pacific Industries
36336 Highway 299 East
Burney, CA 96013
Monday through Friday from 8:30am – 4:00pm
Please bring a current DMV printout at time of application.




Sierra Pacific Industries is a third generation family-owned company based in Northern California. Sierra Pacific owns and sustainably manages nearly 2 million acres of timberland in California and Washington. We are growing forests for our future, planting over 6 million new trees every year. Our forests are managed under a 100-year plan by Registered Professional Foresters, Wildlife Biologists, Botanists, and other professionals.

Sierra Pacific effectively utilizes nearly 100% of every piece of wood we bring to our mills. In fact, the small amount that isn’t turned into windows, millwork, lumber, or landscaping material is actually converted into electricity in our seven biomass-fueled power plants.

As part of our safety in the workplace policy, an offer of employment is subject to a negative drug screen result. We are also proud that all Sierra Pacific facilities follow our tobacco-free policy. We verify the social security number of all newly hired employees. Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans.

Hear from our valued SPI family, in their own words and through their own stories, regarding what it's like to build a career at Sierra Pacific Industries.