Career Opportunities

Accounts Payable Support

Anderson Sawmill Division
Anderson, CA
Close:  02/20/2018
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 producers 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 Accounts Payable Support person to work collaboratively with our Anderson division.

About The Position
Process accounts payable, including purchase order entry, organize invoices with supporting documentation, statement reconciliation, and filing
Monitor public Outlook folders for incoming invoices
Greet visitors, answer and route incoming calls, and provide customer service
Process daily fiber products information
General office duties
Cross-train on other office positions

Qualifications 
Minimum 6 months general office experience required
Minimum 1 year Accounts Payable related data processing experience is preferred
Proficient in Microsoft Excel with experience creating and using Excel spreadsheets
Excellent telephone and interpersonal communication skills with emphasis on professionalism
Self-motivated, dependable, organized and accurate
Willingness to take on increasing responsibilities
Ability to multitask and adapt to changing priorities 
Consistent, accurate, and timely in data entry and other duties
Professional demeanor, with ability to work in a “team” environment

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 send a cover letter referencing this position and a resume by February 20, 2018:

Sierra Pacific Industries 
Paula Angstadt
PO Box 10939
Anderson, CA 96007


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, what it's like to build a career at Sierra Pacific Industries.