Saw Filer (Benchman) (Maintenance & Trades)

Full Time

  Idaho Forest Group

  St Regis, Montana, United States

From its Coeur d'Alene, Idaho headquarters, the closely held, family-owned company continues to be "Idaho Grown" and the first recipient of the Idaho Pacesetter Award.  The company is now one of America's largest lumber producers, with capacity for nearly one billion board feet per year and markets around the globe.  The company founders hold high standards when it comes to product, process and company objectives.  This is a healthy, growing company – big enough for its national and international markets, but with hometown ethics and pride in a job well done. Excellence is the goal in caring for our team members, customers, and natural resources.
Idaho Forest Group is seeking an experienced Saw Filer to join their team in St Regis, Montana.
Duties include: bench, grind, and tip round saws, change saws, change mill guides, change knives, preventative maintenance and align machine centers, maintain lube and water systems on saw centers, trouble shoot sawing centers to maintain accurate sawing, maintain and repair filing room equipment and follow preventative maintenance programs.  
Qualifications preferred:
  • Minimum of two years saw filing experience
  • Mechanically inclined
  • Math skills
  • Basic handtools
  • Capable of changing and troubleshooting saws
  • Willing to work shifts, weekends and some holidays


DOE $22.35-$24.40 / hourly

Full benefits package 

We understand the value of our employees and how each and every one plays such a vital role in the day to day success of Idaho Forest Group. Idaho Forest Group looks for driven people with strong work ethics, morals and values. When we find them, we want to keep them. Therefore, we offer competitive total rewards compensation.

Idaho Forest Group has a wide range of benefits including Health Care Coverage, Flexible Spending Accounts, Annual Incentive Plan, Wellness Programs, Life and Disability Protection, 401(k) Benefits, PTO, Holiday Pay, Family and Self Care Leave, Scholarships, and more.  We value a good balance between career and personal life and encourage a healthy lifestyle.

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