Job Opportunities



Current Employment Opportunities    

Pukall Lumber Company is a family owned sawmill and local retail lumber yard. We are alway interested in hard-working, reliable employees to work in our manufacturing operations, converting logs to lumber, and our retail building supply stores. The ideal candidate takes pride in his or her personal contributions on the job.

Pukall Lumber offers competitive wages as well as employment benefits that include health, dental and life insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) retirement plan. Please see positions below. Click on the link to apply on-line or stop by one of our locations to pick up an application form, or email your resume to Diana Steinberger at


Machine Operator/Lumber Handler   

Various positions open. Duties range from general lumber handling to operating various machines including trimmers, resaws, edgers, planers, moulders and lumber stackers. Previous experience is not necessary as training will be provided. Must be able to stand for long periods of time and work safely in a fast-paced environment. Hours of operation are Monday - Thursday 6:30 am to 5 pm; periodically Fridays 7 am to noon.

Sales Representative - Contractor Sales

We have an opportunity for a full-time sales representative in the residential construction industry, working at our lumberyard and building materials supply store in Arbor Vitae.

This position is the main contact for assigned contractors of Pukall Lumber Company and works on their behalf to meet identified needs and facilitate completion of building projects. It requires strong knowledge of construction practices, blueprints, building materials and building specifications to prepare and/or review material take-off and develop building material quotes.

Some additional job duties include placing orders for material with suppliers, and monitoring receipt of materials and scheduling delivery to contractor job sites. These duties are performed both individually and through assigned support staff.

Strong computer skills related to integrated point of sale system is preferred. Requires valid drivers license as job includes limited travel within a local sales area.

Compensation includes a base salary plus commission on sales.

Sales Staff

Opening for full-time and part-time retail sales associates at our lumberyard and building materials supply stores in Arbor Vitae and Minocqua. Responsibilities include assisting customers with selection of building materials, placing orders with suppliers for special order items and processing sales transactions through our point of sale system. Our store hours generally are Monday-Friday 7 am - 4:30 pm and Saturday from 7:30 am - noon.

OTR Truck Driver

We seek an experienced OTR driver for deliveries from our Lumber yard in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin to locations throughout Wisconsin and into surrounding states. The majority of deliveries allow our drivers to be home daily. Occasionally runs require an overnight stay.

Compensation is paid at $.58 per loaded mile (delivery and backhaul) and $.35 per empty mile. Additional hourly pay for excess time in yard/loading/unloading.

Class A CDL required. 

Delivery Driver 

Experienced driver for delivery of building materials from our lumber yard in Arbor Vitae, Wisconsin to local customer jobsites, normally withing 50 miles or less. CDL preferred, experience with operation of forklifts and/or boom trucks is beneficial. Drivers are required to regularly lift and carry building materials upon delivery. Hours of operation, Monday - Friday 7 am - 4:30 pm, Saturdays 7:30 am - noon. 

Pukall Lumber is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate against any applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other class protected by Federal or State law.