Mendocino Forest Products Company, LLC

MFP - UKSM - Millwright 3

Job Locations US-CA-Ukiah
Job ID 2020-1685


Mendocino Forest Products Company, LLC (MFP), is a leading manufacturer and distributor of environmentally certified redwood decking, fencing, landscaping, and dimensional lumber products throughout California and the Western U.S. Environmental stewardship constitutes the cornerstone of Mendocino Forest Products’ corporate culture. The company is one of the largest suppliers of redwood lumber in the world. Mendocino Forest Products requires each of our supply chain partners to utilize the best possible forest management practices. We grow more redwood than we harvest annually while practicing wildlife habitat conservation that provides clean air, fresh water, and natural habitats for plants and animals.


Mendocino Forest Products  (MFP) is looking for experienced Millwrights to join our Sawmill Maintenance Team in Ukiah, CA!  Relocation help is available! 


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The key areas of focus for this position are as follows; 

  • Installs, maintains, and repairs machinery and equipment in a safe and productive manner.
  • Operates hand, machine and power tools, forklifts, manlifts, and welding equipment. 
  • Visually inspects and tests machinery and equipment, including pneumatic and hydraulic apparatus
  • Maintain all material conveying systems according to manufactures specifications and Company standards
  • Supports Company preventative maintenance program; works as an integral part of the maintenance team
  • Dismantles defective machines and equipment and installs new or repaired parts
  • Cleans and lubricates shafts, bearings, gears, and other parts of machinery
  • Operates cutting torch or welding equipment to cut or join metal parts
  • Sets up and operates machine tools such as lathe, grinder, drill, and milling machine to repair or fabricate machine parts, jigs and fixtures, and tools
  • Effectively communicates with coworkers when notified of breakdowns
  • Follows all lockout / tagout, hot work permit and confined space procedures


  • One-year certificate from college or technical school
  • Minimum three years related experience and/or training
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Possess or have the ability to obtain a current forklift operators certification



The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; sit, climb or balance; stoop, kneel, or crawl
  • The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, frequently up to 50 pounds and occasionally up to 100 pounds
  • The employee is occasionally required to smell. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions, and risk of electrical shock. 
  • The employee is frequently exposed to vibration. 
  • The employee is occasionally exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; high, precarious places; toxic or caustic chemicals; extreme cold; extreme heat; explosives; and risk of radiation. 
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
  • This job requires wearing eye protection, hearing protection, welding protection, safety shoes, leather or rubber gloves, sleeve protection, and hard hat.
  • This position has no travel requirements.




Balances team and individual responsibilities; Contributes to building a positive team spirit.



Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; Looks for ways to improve and promote quality.



Meets productivity standards; Completes work in timely manner; Strives to increase productivity.


Safety and Security

Observes safety and security procedures; Reports potentially unsafe conditions; Uses equipment and materials properly.


Equal Opportunity Employer, Valuing Diversity of our Workforce and Offering a Drug Free Workplace


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