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Weyerhaeuser Groundsperson in Longview, Washington

Weyerhaeuser’s Sort Yard facility located in Longview, Washington has openings for a Groundsperson. We are seeking individuals who desire to work in a market-focused, raw materials export facility while maintaining a positive attitude and good work ethic.

This is a full-time position. Hourly employees are represented by the IAM-AW Union. Benefits (in accordance with the Labor Agreement) include medical, dental, vision, 401k plans, vacation, and holidays. Rate of pay is $29.40 per hour.

Key Functions:

  • Committed to work safely and adhere to log yard safety procedures.
  • Perform miscellaneous clean-up and general housekeeping activities as required.
  • Use fire hoses and other cleaning equipment to keep rolling stock clean.
  • Clean export log debarker.
  • Safely and competently operate a bobcat, forklift, man lift, water truck and log handling equipment.
  • Use electronic testing equipment to perform maintenance on the yard’s environmental system.
  • Perform daily equipment inspections and complete preventive maintenance procedures.
  • Collaborate with team members, as well as work independently.
  • Contribute positively within a highly efficient and safe work team.
  • Adapt to job assignments changes and flow to work as needed.
  • Perform overtime duties when needed to meet customer demands.
  • Prioritize work schedule and work under pressure.


  • A high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Demonstrated adherence to safety practices.
  • Solid work history, including work in an industrial environment.
  • Ability to operate a bobcat, forklift, man lift, water truck and log handling equipment.
  • Experience operating equipment noted above is preferred.
  • Strong communication and listening skills.
  • Successful completion of a federal background check to obtain a TWIC (Transportation Workers Identification Card).
  • Successful candidate must be available to work all shifts (days, swing and weekend).
  • Complete a pre-employment physical, drug screen and background check.

About Timberlands

We believe trees are a remarkable resource that can and should be managed responsibly to make a range of products that meet human needs, while also providing recreation, wildlife habitat, and other important ecosystem benefits.

For more than a century, we've been taking care of forests to make life better.

About Weyerhaeuser

We sustainably manage forests and manufacture products that make the world a better place. We’re serious about safety, driven to achieve excellence, and proud of what we do. With multiple business lines in locations across North America, we offer a range of exciting career opportunities for smart, talented people who are passionate about making a difference.

*We know you have a choice in your career. We want you to choose us. *

/Weyerhaeuser is an equal opportunity employer. Inclusion is one of our five core valuesand we strive to maintain a culture where all our people feel a sense of belonging, opportunity and shared purpose. We are committed to recruiting a diverse workforce and supporting an equitable and inclusive environment that inspires people of all backgrounds to join, stay and thrive with our team./

Job: *Operations, Manufacturing, & Construction

Title: Groundsperson

Location: WA-Longview

Requisition ID: 01016877