Pallet Builders / Machine Operators

Mike Callaway General Labor

Website Southern Milling & Lumber

Type: General Labor/Pallet Assembly

Location: Apply at 1614 George Jenkins Blvd, Lakeland, FL 33815

Shift: Night Shift (4:00 pm – 12:30 am) / Full Time

Hourly: Hourly base/production piece rate

Southern Milling and Lumber is looking for energetic and enthusiastic individuals who are seeking a career opportunity in the lumber industry. Candidates who will be considered for this position must have knowledge of the industry and background in production.

All applicants must be:
able to pass a drug test
able to be E-Verified
18 years of age

Job Description:
Nailing components together to assemble a pallet quickly and safely.
Ability to use a nail gun.
Read and use a tape measurer.

Assembling a pallet with 85% or better production rate.
Keeping work area clean.
Follow all safety procedures per company guidelines.
Good attendance.
Perform other tasks when asked to by supervisors.

Physical Requirements:
Ability to use hands grasping and pressing down nail gun for 8 – 10 hours per day.
Standing and walking for 8 – 10 hours per day.
Bending and reaching
Lifting lumber up to 50 lbs.


Established in 1991, Southern Milling & Lumber has been supplying the Southeastern United States with lumber, pallets, and trusses that are custom made in our plants located in Lakeland, Florida and St. Matthews, South Carolina. SML specializes in the manufacturing of large volume and customer specific orders, from Home Builders and Commercial Developers to Manufacturing and Distribution Companies, for lumber, pallets, shavings, and sawdust.

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