Lumber Inspector – Grand Rapids, MI

Lumber Inspector
Northwest Hardwoods, Inc.
Location:  Grand Rapids, MI


Background:  Northwest Hardwoods is a world-class, integrated, global supplier of wood products to the furniture, cabinet, molding and millwork industries.  We serve the industrial market segment worldwide.  We are searching for a candidate who is a team player with a can-do attitude who enjoys a challenge.


Position Overview and Responsibilities:  The successful candidate must be NHLA certified or equivalent experience, have the flexibility and ability to work in a team oriented, fast paced work environment with primary focus on personal and team safety behaviors. Good work history and safety record with a strong desire to learn are required.


Job Requirements:

  • Must have legal authorization to work in the US on a full-time basis for anyone other than current employer.
  • NHLA certification preferred or equivalent experience
  • Exhibit high level of flexibility.
  • Excellent attendance record.
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Team Player and Self-Starter


Northwest Hardwoods provides a highly competitive compensation program with a profit sharing plan.  Our comprehensive benefit package includes medical, dental, prescription and vision care coverage.  Pre-tax Health Savings Account and 401(K) Retirement Plan with company match.  Company paid life insurance and short-term disability, paid vacation, paid holidays and Employee Assistance Program.

To apply please submit your resume and letter of interest to:


Northwest Hardwoods, Inc is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status