Smith Sawmill Service is a multi-state manufacturing company that provides services and products that are designed around the ever-changing sawmills, chip mills, paper mills, and pallet manufactures.

We are currently looking for a fulltime, motivated Machine Operator to join our team in our Buhl, Alabama facility.

The ideal candidate is an experienced self-starter who enjoys working in a collaborative team environment.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Running Vollmer and auto grinder machines.
  • Working with Manual Grinders
  • Working with Saw Cleaning equipment
  • Keeping an organized production schedule.
  • Maintaining upkeep of work areas.
  • Performing routing inspections on machines
  • Complies with good manufacturing practices
  • Ability to troubleshoot and resolved basic operating difficulties

Position Requirements:

  • Ability to read basic measuring tools i.e., tape measure, caliper, micrometers, etc.
  • Previous manufacturing experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of good manufacturing practices.
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs.
  • Drug-testing required for employment

Smith Sawmill Service offers competitive pay, health, dental and vision insurance plans with generous employer contribution, company paid $50,000 life insurance plan, company paid Short Term and Long Term Disability plans, 401k plan with company match, paid holidays and PTO time.


If you wish to apply, please submit your resume with salary requirements.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday

Work Location: In person