The Sawmill Laborer is a full-time position Sawmill Laborer at our facility in Springfield, NH. The Sawmill Laborer will rotate between various areas of the mill, such as the Edger, Gang Resaw, and Stenner Resaws. The hours and days of operation are Monday through Friday 5:30 am to 3:30 pm, however the hours of operation may change based on production needs.


  • Responsible for keeping up with the flow of production
  • Keeps workspace and surroundings clean and neat to foster productivity and efficiency
  • Conduct activities in a safe manner, follow corporate safety guidelines and requirements, use personal protective equipment, and proactively address any unsafe conditions observed
  • Other assignments as made by management

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Operate equipment safely and responsibly
  • Organized with attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and stressful environment
  • Strong work ethic, good judgment, and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team
  • Promote a safe working environment and follow all workplace and job safety procedures

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) (Preferred)
  • Equipment Operating Experience
  • Sawmill experience (preferred)

Physical Requirements:

  • Prolonged periods of standing and walking
  • Able to bend, stretch, push, pull, and move to reach, clean, and service machinery
  • Must be able to inspect machines visually
  • Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds

Work Environment:

  • Indoors and outdoors in varying temperatures and all-weather conditions
  • Walking on slippery or uneven surfaces from time to time
  • Hearing protection is required in certain areas of the facility


We offer competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package, including paid vacations and holidays, health insurance, dental insurance, and 401K.

Company Description:

Durgin and Crowell is a large Eastern white pine lumber and wood pellet manufacturing facility in Springfield, NH. Since our founding in 1976, we have grown to be a leader in the industry with a reputation for providing quality products and excellent customer service. Durgin and Crowell support sustainable forestry and strong relationships within our community.

Part of the Sawmill Laborer job will be “other” tasks/duties as assigned or as necessary.

This job description, as written for the position of Sawmill Laborer at Durgin & Crowell Co. Inc. is an accurate reflection of the essential job functions for this position. This job description and its contents are subject to change without notice at Durgin & Crowell Co. Inc.’s discretion.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: From $16.00 per hour


  • 10 hour shift
  • 8 hour shift

Work Location: In person