Machine Operator

Company:  BlueLinx Corporation
Location: Birmingham
Hours: Full Time
Type: Permanent
Job Requirements / Description

WE ARE BlueLinx (NYSE: BXC), a leading wholesale distributor of building and industrial products in the United States with over 70,000 branded and private-label SKUs, and a broad distribution footprint servicing all 50 states. We have over 2,400 associates and our warehouse associates are critical to our success.  Teamwork, integrity, and continuous improvement drive our culture which emphasizes safety and customer service.  Apply now and join the BlueLinx team today!


BLUELINX is looking for a Machine Operator (Rip Saw and Planer Saw).  This person will be an integral part of the process flow to ensure that products and handled and delivered in a timely manner.  The right person for this role must be comfortable working in a safety minded branch where we ensure that proper policies and safety measures are always top of mind.



$22.50/hr and the opportunity for overtime

Bonus Alert!: At Bluelinx, if you are a Machine Operator, you are eligible for our Big Blue Bonus(B3)!   Eligibility for the B3 bonus is based on your date of hire, your location’s financial performance as well as your individual performance.  If all criteria are achieved, employees have the ability to be paid a quarterly bonus of $500. 

Additional Benefits

No weekend work - Monday-Friday schedule

Team environment

Safe & Reliable Equipment

Full Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Prescription, Life Insurance, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement, vacation pay and paid time off (PTO)

Must have ability to Operate Rip Saw and Planer as well as ability to set up same

Comfortable lifting 40 lbs on a consistent bases

Able to use a tape measure

Check all outbound orders for accuracy and quality

Maintain equipment and notify Mill Manager of needed maintenance supplies

Assist to train others in resaw and planer operations

Other duties as assigned

Prior experience in mill operations perferred

High School degree or equivalent

Must have ability to Operate Rip Saw and Planer as well as ability to set up same

Able to use a tape measure

Strong attention to detail.  Understand to measure twice - cut once

Understand the importance of safety


BlueLinx is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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