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Our company is committed to excellence – both in the services and supplies we provide to our customers, our environment, and the opportunities we provide to our employees. Our commitment to hiring and retaining talented, determined, and dedicated individuals is the reason we are one of the largest and most successful building material suppliers in the industry. If you are a self-starter, with an entrepreneurial spirit, and are looking for a challenging career with endless opportunities for growth, consider joining the team at Lyman Lumber & Affiliated Companies.

Current Employment Opportunities:


Account Coordinator - Cabinetry
ABC Millwork, 18800 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description:
Automated Building Components' Cabinetry Division has an immediate opening for an Account Coordinator at their Chanhassen location.
 

The individual selected will support Sales Representatives by:

Creating cabinet layouts/take-offs

Preparing estimates

Entering work orders

Communicating with customers regarding scheduling, issue resolution, etc

Check on back orders and resolve outstanding issues

Assist with sales presentations and make joint sales calls with sales representatives

Provide back-up and perform additional duties as necessary within the facility



Job Requirements:

This position requires previous residential cabinet industry experience, strong communication skills, good math and computer skills, and strong customer service skills. 20/20 or other CAD experience necessary.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@lymanlumber.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Account Coordinator - Millwork
ABC Millwork, 18800 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description: DESCRIPTION

Responsibilities of the position include:

  • Provide support for sales representatives.
  • Examine blueprints and plans to create layouts and takeoffs.
  • Prepare estimates and price quotes.
  • Provide customer service over the phone, as well as in person.
  • Enter orders and quotes into computer system.
  • Write up service requests.
  • Communicate customer needs to scheduler and identify rush orders for expediting.
  • Communicate and verify deliver dates with customer.
  • Check on back orders and resolve outstanding issues; solve billing problems and compile data for closing.


Job Requirements:
The individual selected must have an architectural drafting, estimating, or construction management degree and/or three years of related construction/millwork experience. This position also requires strong math & estimating skills, computer skills & proficiency in Microsoft Excel, exceptional customer service skills, and excellent written & verbal communication skills.
 

This is a full-time, hourly, non-exempt position.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@Lymanlumber.com.

Date Posted: 11/6/2014

Assemblers
ABC Truss, 1111 8th Street, Chetek, WI 54728


Job Function: Construction

Job Description:

 

ASSEMBLERS with

ADVANCEMENT OPPORTUNITIES

ABC Truss in Chetek is hiring Assemblers

ABC Chetek is looking for individuals who are proven leaders and are goal oriented to work as Assemblers in our truss plant. Assemblers set up and build wood roof and floor trusses for residential construction. Applicants must be team-oriented, motivated, have excellent attendance, like to work in a fast paced environment as well as have the ability to perform heavy lifting. $13/hr starting wage for these positions with a potential to advance up to $18+/hr. Qualified individuals may have the opportunity to move into lead positions on our 2nd and 3rd shift within our sawyer, set-up, assembly, and yard departments.

We offer competitive wages, a comprehensive benefits package, training and advancement opportunities. To learn more about the company and our open positions stop in and apply in person at:

Automated Building Components

1111 8th Street

Chetek, WI 54728

EOE M/F/D/V



Job Requirements:

Applicants must

  • Be team-oriented
  • Motivated
  • Have excellent work attendance
  • Like to work in a fast paced environment
  • Have the ability to perform heavy lifting

Applicants must

  • Have a high school degree or equivalent
  • Have the ability to read a tape measure
  • Successfully complete a background check and pre-employment physical
  • Pass a drug test
  • Present documentation to prove that you are legally able to work in the United States

ABC Truss offer each employee

  • Competitive wages
  • Pay progressions
  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Life insurance
  • 401(k) plan
  • Vacation & Holiday pay
  • Short & Long Term disability
  • Flexible spending

Qualified individuals may have the opportunity to move into lead positions on our 2nd and 3rd shifts within our sawyer, set-up, assembly, and yard departments!



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@ABCTruss.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Cabinetry Sales Representative
ABC Millwork, 18800 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description:

Automated Building Components' Cabinetry Division has an immediate opening for a Sales Representative at their Chanhassen location. This position will report to Rick Hunt, Sales Manager.

DESCRIPTION

The individual selected for this opportunity will:

Grow profitable sales volume and maximize gross profit earned by selling cabinets and countertops to new construction and remodel/rehab customers.

Expand customer base by prospecting new profitable customers.

Retain existing customers and increate our share of their business.

Co-Sell with other Lyman companies with existing and prospective customers.

Own and build the entire customer relationship to ensure complete customer satisfaction.

Estimate cabinets and countertops for projects by doing takeoffs from prints.

Quote prices and credit terms to customers.

Manage the customer experience in a professional manner including scheduling, special orders, service issues, warranty and after the sale follow up.



Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum education required- 60 hours of NKBA professional development programming and or equivalent technical degree preferred, professional experience to be considered.

Minimum experience required- 3-7 years of Kitchen & Bath industry experience

Special skills required- advanced computer-aided drafting skills, salesmanship, good verbal communication skills and design presentation skills.

Special knowledge required- Advanced knowledge of kitchen and bathroom design, general knowledge in all aspects of design and construction and of building materials

Maintain a valid driver's license to operate a motor vehicle in the state of sales activity.

Physical demands include sitting for extended periods of time, standing and walking, bending or stooping, lifting up to 25 pounds frequently and up to 50 pounds occasionally.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@automatedbuildingcomponents.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Carpenters- All Skill Levels
Carpentry Contractors Co., Northwest Region, Twin Cities Area, MN


Job Function: Construction

Job Description:
Carpentry Contractors Co. with Jobsites throughout the Twin Cities, is growing fast! We are currently seeking:  framers, finishers, and window installers
Full-time, Hourly, Overtime eligible

Carpentry Contractors Co. (CCC), a division of Lyman Lumber & Affiliated Companies, is a residential sub-contractor providing carpentry labor to professional builders throughout the Twin Cities Metro Area. CCC was established in 1980 and has grown into an industry leader.

CCC has immediate openings for ALL SKILL LEVEL CARPENTERS in our framing, finishing, and windows divisions.


Job Requirements:
Applicants MUST have the following skill set:


Excellent communication skills
Great work ethic and attitude
Ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
Ability to frequently climb ladders and/or scaffolding that are up to 35 feet tall and work at that height
Ability to lift 75 pounds

Applicants MUST:

Successfully complete a background check
Pass a drug test
Present documentation to prove that you are legally able to work in the United States
Have reliable transportation to reach all points around the Twin Cities 11-county metro area


Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@carpentrycontractors.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Carpenters with 2-5 years experience
Carpentry Contractors Co., Southwest Region, Twin Cities Area, MN


Job Function: Construction

Job Description:

Carpentry Contractors Co., now has immediate openings for skilled carpenters with 2-5 years of residential experience. If you left the industry during the down turn; now is the perfect time to get back in with our stable growing company! This is a fast paced high production environment and all work is strictly local, full time ALL YEAR ROUND with a full benefits package. We offer excellent compensation, provide all power tools, safety equipment, generators, etc. as well a RTFL on all sites. Must have independent transportation, valid d/l and pass a drug test.

Carpentry Contractors Co. has been serving the Metro area since 1980. CCC is focused on providing carpentry labor for the professional builder. Company standard requirements include; excellent attendance, personal accountability, safety, honesty and integrity. If you possess these qualities, and are interested in becoming a member of our dynamic company, please contact us at 952-380-3720



Job Requirements: Candidates must successfully complete a background check and drug screen. Must have independent transportation. Must be 18+

Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@carpentrycontractors.com.

Date Posted: 11/3/2014

CDL A Boom Driver
Lyman Lumber Eau Claire, 1700 Western Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54703


Job Function: Transportation

Job Description:
BOOM DRIVER- 1st SHIFT
Lyman Lumber Wisconsin is now hiring a 1st Shift Driver (8:30-5:00 Mon-Fri). Duties include: operating company vehicles, loading/unloading trucks, & completing necessary paperwork. Applicants must have the ability to perform heavy lifting, one year driving experience, preferred Class A CDL & an excellent driving record. Boom experience is preferred but not required.

Must have high school education. Physical & drug screen required. Excellent benefit package and wage progression offered. To learn more about these opportunities, apply in person at:

LYMAN LUMBER WISCONSIN
1700 Western Avenue North
Eau Claire, WI 54702
(715) 835-5119
Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Requirements: Must have high school education. Physical & drug screen required.

Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@lymanlumber.com.

Date Posted: 6/18/2014

City Desk
Lyman Lumber Eau Claire, 1700 Western Avenue, Eau Claire, WI 54703


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description:

Lyman Lumber Wisconsin has a City Desk position available at the Eau Claire facility. DESCRIPTION

This individual selected for this position will:

Assist all regular and will-call customers in obtaining the correct material based on the order, answer customer questions

Assist with dispatching

Maintain inventory of inside hardware

Order items from LCL vendors

Set up items for Drivers

Back-up sales department and receptionist as needed



Job Requirements: QUALIFICATIONS

This position requires a high school education (post secondary education preferred), excellent communication skills, strong math skills, good computer skills, ability to determine size/weight for loads, and strong knowledge/experience with dispatching. One to two years industry related experience is preferred.

CLASSIFICATION

This is a full-time, hourly, non-exempt position.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@lymanlumber.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Deck and Exterior Trim Carpenters
Carpentry Contractors Co., Northwest Region, Twin Cities Area, MN


Job Function: Clerical/Administrative

Job Description:

Carpentry Contractors is now hiring deck and exterior trim carpenters of all levels for full time work in the Minneapolis St Paul metro suburbs. Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions, climb and work from ladders, lift 75 lbs. and frequently run power tools.

We offer:

• Paid training • Competitive wages

• Year round work • Rapid advancement

• Full Benefit package

Please send resume to jobs@carpentrycontractors.com

or call 952-380-3720 to learn more about our exciting

career opportunities!



Job Requirements:
Must be able to work outdoors in all weather conditions, climb and work from ladders, lift 75 lbs. and frequently run power tools.
Must pass drug screen and background check.


Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@carpentrycontractors.com.

Date Posted: 10/6/2014

Forklift Operators
ABC Truss, 1111 8th Street, Chetek, WI 54728


Job Function: Warehouse

Job Description:
FORKLIFT OPERATORS at TRUSS PLANT
ABC Truss in Chetek is hiring Yard Help

ABC Truss is looking for Forklift Operators to fill our 2nd and 3rd shift yard man positions.
Forklift Operator duties include material handling, loading and unloading of trucks, and working with roof and floor trusses. Applicants must be team-oriented, motivated, have excellent attendance, like to work in a fast paced environment as well as have the ability to perform heavy lifting. We offer competitive wages starting at $13/hour up to $17/hour, a comprehensive benefits package, training and advancement opportunities.

To learn more about the company and our open positions stop in and apply in person at:
Automated Building Components
1111 8th Street
Chetek, WI 54728
EOE M/F/D/V


Job Requirements: Must pass a background check, drug test, and pre employment physical.

Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@lymanlumber.com.

Date Posted: 6/18/2014

Inside Sales Representative
ABC Truss, 1111 8th Street, Chetek, WI 54728


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description:

Assist with customer sales and outside sales representatives by providing product and/ or customer sales information. Provide quotes and product information, both in person and over the phone. Handle special orders and advanced pricing.

Essential Job Duties:

1. Responds to customer inquiries regarding product selection, placement of orders, requests for prices and quotations, complaints and scheduling of deliveries and installations, and providing customer follow-ups.

2. Initiates telephone calls to customers to generate sales.

3. Coordinates purchase and delivery of special products. Obtains information on pricing specifications, uses and availability.

4. Codes and inputs customer orders, pricing information and additional data into the computer system.

5. Travel to job sites to address customer complaints and product issues.

6. Attend pre-construction meetings as needed.

7. Researches credits, returns, and late payments as needed.

8. Complies with Company's attendance policy by maintaining regular and predictable attendance.

9. Other duties as assigned by location management.



Job Requirements:

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:

1. Minimum education required- 2 yr. Technical Degree

2. Minimum experience required- 1 year in building material industry with basic knowledge of product and application, and construction practices.

3. Special skills required- Ability to operate computer and office programs. Knowledge of building supplies, applications, related equipment, and/or construction industry. Excellent interpersonal and customer relations skills and excellent oral and written communication skills. Should be familiar with inventory and inventory control.

4. Confidentiality requirement--

5. Must be able to walk throughout yards, plants, offices and job sites.

6. Must be willing to travel as needed throughout distribution area.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@automatedbuildingcomponents.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Inside Sales Supervisor
ABC Millwork, 18800 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317


Job Function: Management

Job Description:
Essential Job Duties:
1. Collaborate with sales management team to establish policies and drive effective procedures in managing the sales process from quote through design, order and project management.
2. Develop and implements procedures and processes to set highest standard for service excellence and operational efficiency for the department.
3. Develops, tracks and reports key performance measurements.
4. Responsible for all supervisory functions for the Account Coordinators and Showroom Design Consultants for areas such as training, perform appraisals, and conduct other duties related to performance, discipline, employee engagement and associate development. Perform personnel management duties including hiring and relieving associates, labor resource forecasting and cost management.
5. Perform buying function for Cabinetry, Countertops and Hardware under the direction of the Purchasing Supervisor. Maintain relationships with vendor partners in conjunction with sales and purchasing team.
6. Train all associates in the effective use of 20/20 Design, vendor and ERP software. Ensure 20/20, all vendor software and quoters are up-to-date.
7. Provides guidance to Inside Sales staff with important customer related decisions; guide account coordinators in achieving the monthly targets.
8. Reviews reports related to the departments performance.
9. Initiate meetings and communications with other departments regarding resolution of ongoing issues, the implementation of new process and prodedures.
10. Perform other duties as directed by management.


Job Requirements:
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
1. Minimum education required-High school diploma; Associate Degree in Kitchen and Bath Design, Business Administration, or equivalent experience.
2. Minimum experience required-3 to 5 years management experience; 5+ years experience in building materials and construction industry.
3. Minimum 2 years of cabinetry sales experience.
4. Ability to operate Cabinetry Design software or equivalent.
5. Previous purchasing/inventory control with building materials experience preferred.
6. Must have excellent communication and management skills, must be able to handle multiple tasks and projects, work well under pressure & work demands and have a strong attention to detail. Must have the ability to work with many different levels of management.
7. Other-Good computer skills such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint is necessary. Previous experience with a point-of-sale system.
8. Physical demands include standing, walking or sitting for extended periods of time, bending or stooping, lifting up to 25 pounds occasionally.


Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@automatedbuildingcomponents.com.

Date Posted: 12/5/2014

Management Trainee
ABC Truss, 1111 8th Street, Chetek, WI 54728


Job Function: Management

Job Description:

Automated Building Components' Truss in Chetek, WI designs, fabricates, and delivers residential roof and floor truss systems to lumberyards through Minnesota and Wisconsin. Due to continued company growth, we are looking for a Management Trainee for our Chetek, WI facility. The individual selected for this position will have 3-5 years of management experience and strong leadership qualities. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in the lumber, construction, or building materials industry.

SUMMARY: This individual will rotate through three departments during the duration of his/her training period. The first area of training will be design, followed by sales and operations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

General Management

1. Participate in the design of work schedules to ensure adequate inventory levels.

2. Analyze and resolve work issues. Interpret company policies for workers, and enforce such policies.

3. Review and revise operations to reduce costs. Track productivity and approve expenses.

4. Direct and coordinate activities of the location/department to assist the manager in obtaining optimum efficiency and economy of operations by using lean manufacturing methods to achieve maximum profits.

5. Initiate meetings and communications with other departments regarding the resolution of ongoing issues, the implementation of new procedures and policies, and the development of new plans or ideas.

6. Manage Human Resources activities as assigned (interviewing, selecting new employees, training, and appraising performance).

7. Ensure proper inventory and quality of material

8. Maintain proper risk management to keep the corporation from being the victim of theft and/or fraud by reviewing and evaluating the adequacy of internal controls for all systems - including financial/accounting systems, computer systems, as well as building security systems.

9. Attend lean training and obtain green belt certification status or greater.



Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS

1. Must possess a college degree or equivalent experience.

2. Three to five years management experience preferred.

3. Must possess strong leadership skills.

4. Strong written and verbal communications skills.

5. Knowledge of lumber, construction, or building industry preferred.

We offer a comprehensive benefit package including:

Medical

Dental

Vision

Life & Disability Insurance

Flexible Spending Accounts

Vacation and Holiday Pay

401(k)



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@automatedbuildingcomponents.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Millwork Sales Representative
ABC Millwork, 18800 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description:

ABC Millwork has an immediate opening for a Sales Representative at their Chanhassen location. This position will report to Rick Hunt, Sales Manager.

DESCRIPTION

The individual selected for this opportunity will:

Promote and sell interior and exterior millwork products to professional contractors.

Effectively manage and build on all customer relationships by closing sales, providing excellent customer service and following-up after the sale is complete.

Expand customer base by effectively prospecting and adding new profitable long-term professional contractor customers.

Retain all existing customers and increase our market and product share with each.

Identify prospecting needs and maintain accurate records of all prospecting activity.

Manage the priorities of and provide clear project specifications to Account Coordinators to ensure sales office is operating accurately and efficiently.

Co-Sell with other Lyman companies with existing and prospective customers.

Estimate materials for projects and quote prices and credit terms.

Work with others, internally and externally, to deliver millwork products and services on time.



Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS

8+ years of MILLWORK SALES experience.

Possess the ability to use a solutions-based sales approach with good questioning skills.

Solid math and computer skills.

Ability to read blueprints and perform material takeoffs.

Clear and professional written and verbal communications skills.

Strong problem solving and negotiating skills.

Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize and meet tight deadlines.

Ability to "cold call" and perform sales with new and different people and businesses.

Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work with people at all levels.

Ability to and willingness to work extra hours – whatever is required to get the job done.

College degree preferred.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@automatedbuildingcomponents.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Operations Supervisor
Lyman Roofing & Siding, 18800 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN 55317


Job Function: Operations

Job Description:

Lyman Companies has been a leader in the sale and distribution of residential building materials to professional contractors for more than 100 years. We are looking for an individual with a strong supervisory and customer relations background to join our team as an Operations Supervisor at our Lyman Roofing & Siding division.

Responsibilities of this position include:

• Oversees all work activities of dispatch, delivery, and warehouse facility.

• Establishes work schedule and develops cost effective plan to meet facility operations goals.

• Maintains equipment and machinery.

• Coordinates Workman's Compensation, safety, OSHA, and other programs to ensure compliance

• Works to ensure a safe work environment and adherence to safety guidelines as well as company policies and procedures.

• Prepares and verifies reports as applicable.

• Performs personnel management duties including hiring, training, fostering good employee morale, terminating, initiating disciplinary actions, completing performance reviews, monitoring and making departmental wage recommendations.

• Ensures excellent customer service.

• Maintains inventory and monitors costs of respective area.

• Performs other related duties as necessary.



Job Requirements:

Requirements of this position are:

Minimum of 2 or more years of supervisory experience

Excellent communication and leadership skills

Ability to develop, promote, and maintain customer relations

Strong understanding of OSHA requirements

Ability to maintain a safe work environment

Relative college degree or equivalent experience preferred

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefit package, which includes:

Medical Insurance

Dental Insurance

Vision Insurance

Life Insurance

Flexible Spending Accounts

Short & Long Term Disability

Vacation, Sick and Holiday pay

401(k)

To receive appropriate consideration, please submit your resume and salary requirements to:

E-mail: LymanJobs@LymanLumber.com

Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/V/D



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@lymanlumber.com.

Date Posted: 11/3/2014

Truss Designer
ABC Truss, 1111 8th Street, Chetek, WI 54728


Job Function: Sales & Marketing

Job Description:

Automated Building Components' Truss Division has three Truss Technician positions available at their Chetek facility. 

DESCRIPTION

Responsibilities of the Truss Technician positions include:

Create component designs for shop fabrication based on information gathered from customers and project documents. Initiate communication to obtain additional info.

Create detailed Placement Plans for field installation of components.

Respond to customer inquiries and needs. Answer questions from shop and design personnel about setting and building trusses.

CLASSIFICATION

These are full-time, hourly, non-exempt positions.



Job Requirements:

QUALIFICATIONS

These positions require a high school education and post secondary education in drafting, estimating, or architectural drafting. Strong communication skills, good math and computer skills, and estimating skills are required. Experience in truss design, layout, takeoff, quoting, and/or sales is preferred, but not required.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@automatedbuildingcomponents.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

Window Installers & Housewrap Carpenters
Carpentry Contractors Co., Southwest Region, Twin Cities Area, MN


Job Function: Construction

Job Description:
CCC is now hiring installers immediately to work on our Window installation crews. We have several positions available and no experience is needed, we offer paid training! Work sites are in the South, West and Southwest metro. This is full time, steady, stable and work will continue year round! We offer a full benefit package eligible after 30 days!
 
Carpentry Contractors Co. has been serving the Metro area since 1980. CCC is focused on providing Carpentry Labor for the Professional Builder. Company standards include; personal accountability, excellent attendance, safety, honesty and integrity. If you possess these qualities, please leave a message on our jobs line @ 952-380-3720.


Job Requirements: Requirements include independent transportation, valid D/L, and must pass d/t and criminal BGC. All work is outdoors, must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. and be comfortable on a ladder up to 35'.



Please submit all resumes via email to jobs@carpentrycontractors.com.

Date Posted: 12/18/2014

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