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Menomonee Tribal Enterprises Neopit, Wisconsin
(715) 756-2311

2nd Posting

The Forest Keepers

Committed to excellence in the sustainable management of our forest, and the manufacturing of our lumber and forest products providing a consistently superior product while serving the needs of our forest, employees, wood products customers, tribal community, and future generations.

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Lumber Sorter GREEN CHAIN



NOTE: Selection process is in accordance with Chapter 170, as amended.


Post Closes: Friday October 6, 2023

Job Title: Lumber Sorter (Green Chain)

Supervisor: Sawmill Operations Manager

Status: RFT

Rate: BOE



Responsible for the accurate and efficient sorting of lumber by grade and length on the green chain.



Must have the knowledge, skills, and ability to perform the following:

1. Balance workload; work cooperatively with others to maximize production and minimize chain downtime

2. Sort and stack lumber by grade, species, length, and thickness

3. Release and re-spot lumber set-ups as well as assist each other from front and back of green chain

4. Band and wrap lumber for storage and shipping

5. Maneuver lumber stacks on rollers while being attentive to others around you

6. Maintain a safe, clean and orderly work area

7. Perform other duties as assigned by Supervisor



Works in extreme hot, cold, noisy, dusty industrial environment. Must be able to lift up to 75 lbs. Must wear all appropriate safety apparel and equipment and comply with all safety policies and practices of MTE.



Requires a high school diploma or equivalency. Must have up to three months working knowledge of grade marks and proper stacking techniques of lumber. Must possess good work ethic with excellent work attendance and be a team player. If applicants are previous employees of MTE, they must have a positive past work record and history of positive job performance.



1. Completed application

2. Copy of Tribal enrollment 

3. Copy of diploma/ equivalent and/or official transcripts

4. Honorable or general military discharge paperwork

5. Copy of a valid Driver's license

NOTE: It is the applicants responsibility to provide all relevant documents referenced in the application process, any incomplete applications will be screened out. It is not the responsibility of MTE to notify you of incomplete applications.


Mariah Reiter

HR Department

Menominee Tribal Enterprises, PO Box 10 Neopit WI 54150

FAX: 715-756-1314

CALL: 715-756-3353  If any questions


*Applicant must successfully pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol screening and background check.

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Menominee Tribal Enterprises is an internationally recognized sustainable wood supplier for wood brokers & exporters, lumber yards, basketball courts, furniture and cabinetry makers, hard and softwood pallet manufacturers, construction, interior design and more. We provide chemical-free FSC and LEED certified wood to a variety of industries, serving clients throughout Wisconsin in Madison, Oshkosh, Manitowoc, Milwaukee, Eau Claire, Appleton, Green Bay, Waupaca, Sheboygan and Wausau.

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