Posted: Oct 13, 2016

Lumber Inspector

Gutchess Lumber Company

890 McLean Road

Cortland, NY 13045



Lumber Inspector needed for our Latrobe Pa and Brookville, PA locations, for both 1st & 2nd shifts.

Primary duties and responsibilities include consistent and accurate grading of green lumber.

The successful candidate must be NHLA certified or equivalent experience and have the flexibility and ability to work in a team oriented, fast paced work environment with primary focus on personal and team safety behaviors.


• Visually inspects lumber according to species, grade, and dimension

• Uses NHLA lumber grading rules to inspect lumber

• Knowledgeable and applies all hardwood grade rules

• Communicates effectively with saw filers and sawyers regarding saw performance


• Requires personal protective equipment be worn at all times

• Safety glasses

• Hearing protection

• Head protection

• Steel toed work boots


• GED/HS degree

• 2+ years experience operating as a contributor

• Experience with NHLA rules

• Effective written and verbal communication

• Ability to work well with others with excellent attendance record

• This is not an entry level position and will require proven competencies prior to assignment


Depends on Experience

Main Contact

Jose Ortiz