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Sawmill Careers at Townsend Lumber:

Investing in New Growth

Welcome to the Family

Thank you for considering a career with Townsend Lumber!

Our employees are our greatest asset. Their passion, experience and innovative resolve have all contributed to keeping our business moving forward. We are committed to providing a safe, healthy work environment by arming our workforce with the latest knowledge in industry best practices.

Opportunities for career development allow you to evolve and reinvent your role, ensuring that Townsend Lumber stays ahead of the competition with every pass of the saw. Apply today for a fast-paced, rewarding career in the forestry industry, and become the latest member of the Townsend Lumber family.

Townsend Family Values

Townsend Lumber has been family-owned-and-operated for three generations. We are dedicated members of the community who celebrate our roots at every turn and welcome new members into the fold with open arms.

We believe families are stronger the more they communicate. To that end, Townsend Lumber embraces an open-door policy where thoughts, questions and concerns are treated with the compassion and respect they deserve.

Families are made up of people who accept one another and work to maintain healthy relationships. We recognize that our differences are just as important as our similarities.

We want future generations continuing to treat the natural world with care and respect. Townsend Lumber has adopted a mindful approach to sustainable forestry, committed to conserving biodiversity, enhancing/protecting wildlife habitats and watersheds, as well as reducing the build-up of greenhouse gases.

Innovation is a large part of what has made Townsend Lumber what it is today. For our company to continue evolving we keep our eyes, ears and minds peeled for fresh, exciting ideas that will propel us further along the path of success.

Staff. Team. Family. At Townsend Lumber, these words are infused with a sense of integrity and loyalty from those who understand no one gets anywhere alone. For us, teamwork isn’t some empty buzzword, it’s been a mainstay of our success for the past 60 years.

Integrity is in Our Nature

  • Over 175 employees from local communities

  • Family owned & operated for over 60 years

  • Dozens of employees with 20-30+ years at Townsend Lumber

  • Great opportunities for promotion and job growth