Enjoy the beauty of Montana every day in your new position at Western Building Center. Join an experienced team of lumber professionals in a long-standing Montana business. Western Building Center offers great opportunities to succeed — call us today!

Western Building Center is a great place to work, and we’re glad you’re considering us for your career. We believe Western combines the best of everything you’re looking for: challenging jobs, strong compensation and benefit programs, and a family spirit of high energy and positive attitudes in a drug-free atmosphere.

Our goal at Western Building Center is simple: to offer our contractor and homeowner customers with the best quality construction products and world class service at competitive prices. We carry out our goal by serving others as we would like to be served. That’s not just a saying to us; it’s something we aim for every day with our co-workers, suppliers, and customers. Our mission serving of our customers is possible only if the best people are part of the Western team. Our staff’s quality and efforts have earned Western Building Center’s good reputation. Thank you for your interest in Western.

Reasons why you’ll love working for Western Building Center:

  • Benefits included – call for details
  • Being a part of a knowledgeable and dedicated team in beautiful Northwest Montana
  • Excellent opportunity for advancement: Western Building Center is proud to promote from within. Over 10% of our more than 200 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!

Current Openings

Bonners Ferry

Western Building Center is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in accuracy and excellent customer service. This full-time lumberyard assistant/delivery driver position will give you the opportunity to hone your knowledge of the lumber business while providing our customers with the best customer service in the state!  A clean driving record is a must. Applicants should be able to lift 80 pounds.   PURPOSE   Perform duties pertaining to lumberyard maintenance and customer service.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  
  1. Maintain and organize inventory in lumberyard and associated warehouse
 
  1. Assist customers with loading building materials in all weather conditions
 
  1. Unload freight from vendors and distributors
 
  1. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
 
  1. Maintain logs of equipment repair status
 
  1. Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attends periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures.
 
  1. Other duties may be assigned
  COMPETENCIES  
  • Knowledge of company products
  • Good customer service and communications skills
  • High level of organizational skills
  • Math skills required
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations
    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS   Clean driving record. A drug test will be administered prior to employment.   WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  
  • Will be required to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 80 pounds.
  • Work environments include lumberyard/warehouse, all seasons, all weather conditions
  BENEFITS & OPPORTUNITIES
  • Benefits included - call or visit www.westernbuildingcenter.com for details • Become a part of a knowledgeable and dedicated team in beautiful Northwest Montana • Excellent opportunity for advancement: Western Building Center is proud to promote from within. Over 10% of our more than 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!

Corporate Distribution Yard, Columbia Falls

CDL Driver / Moffett Location Name: Western Building Center Corporate Distribution Yard, Columbia Falls, Montana Shift: Day shift, all seasons Travel: No Description: Boom Truck Operator Western Building Center Corporate Distribution Yard in Columbia Falls is seeking an person who takes pride in accuracy and excellent service. This full-time, all-seasons CDL truck operator position will give you the opportunity to hone your knowledge of the lumber business while providing our customers with the best customer service in the state! CDL required, and a clean driving record is a must. Heavy lifting will be required, so applicants should be able to lift 80 pounds. A drug test will be administered prior to employment. PURPOSE Transport goods to customers and other store locations. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Transport goods from to retail and customer locations 2. Operate moffett for safe and accurate placement of materials 3. Perform inspections before and after delivery 4. Unload building materials from trailer to retail and customer facilities 5. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals 6. Maintain logs of vehicle and boom crane repair status 7. Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attends periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures. 8. Other duties may be assigned COMPETENCIES · Knowledge of company products sufficient to determine appropriate applications · Good customer service and communications skills · Ability to work independently · Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS Clean driving record; CDL A drug test will be required prior to employment WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. · Will be required to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 80 pounds. · Driving assignments will require travel of up to 100 miles · Other work environments include lumberyard/warehouse and customer facilities BENEFITS & OPPORTUNITIES · Benefits included - call or visit www.westernbuildingcenter.com for details · Become a part of a knowledgeable and dedicated team in beautiful Northwest Montana · Excellent opportunity for advancement: Western Building Center is proud to promote from within. Over 10% of our more than 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!

Evergreen

Western Building Center in Evergreen is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in excellent customer service. This full-time cashier/customer service position will give you the opportunity to excel in a fast-paced retail environment. A successful applicant will be able to hone their knowledge of all aspects of building materials sales, from customer service and sales to administration and logistics. Training is provided, but some computer experience is necessary. Experience in the lumber and building materials industry is recommended. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Ensure that WBC customers and clients have the best possible retail experience Answer phones, provide customer service over the telephone or route calls appropriately. Fulfill sales goals as directed by the store manager Maintain clean and organized appearance of the retail facility Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals. Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attend periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures. Other duties may be assigned COMPETENCIES Knowledge of company products sufficient to determine appropriate applications Good customer service and communications skills Ability to work independently Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations Working knowledge of Windows operating systems MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS A drug test will be administered prior to employment WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Will be required to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 50 pounds. Principle work environment will be a retail facility Other work environments include lumberyard/warehouse BENEFITS & OPPORTUNITIES Benefits included - call or visit www.westernbuildingcenter.com for details Become a part of a knowledgeable and dedicated team in beautiful Northwest Montana Excellent opportunity for advancement: Western Building Center is proud to promote from within. Over 10% of our more than 200 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!

Kalispell

Western Building Center is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in accuracy and excellent customer service. This full-time lumberyard assistant/delivery driver position will give you the opportunity to hone your knowledge of the lumber business while providing our customers with the best customer service in the state!  A clean driving record is a must. Applicants should be able to lift 80 pounds.   PURPOSE   Perform duties pertaining to lumberyard maintenance and customer service.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  
  1. Maintain and organize inventory in lumberyard and associated warehouse
 
  1. Assist customers with loading building materials in all weather conditions
 
  1. Unload freight from vendors and distributors
 
  1. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
 
  1. Maintain logs of equipment repair status
 
  1. Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attends periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures.
 
  1. Other duties may be assigned
  COMPETENCIES  
  • Knowledge of company products
  • Good customer service and communications skills
  • High level of organizational skills
  • Math skills required
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations
    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS   Clean driving record. A drug test will be administered prior to employment.   WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  
  • Will be required to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 80 pounds.
  • Work environments include lumberyard/warehouse, all seasons, all weather conditions
  BENEFITS & OPPORTUNITIES
  • Benefits included - call or visit www.westernbuildingcenter.com for details • Become a part of a knowledgeable and dedicated team in beautiful Northwest Montana • Excellent opportunity for advancement: Western Building Center is proud to promote from within. Over 10% of our more than 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!
Paint Sales Specialist Location Name: Western Building Center - Kalispell Shift: Day shift, all seasons Western Building Center in Kalispell is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in excellent customer service. This full-time paint specialist position will give you the opportunity to excel in a fast-paced retail environment. Problem solving skills are a must. Applicants must have a working knowledge of paint and coatings, associated sundries, and best practices. Training is provided, but some computer experience is necessary. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Ensure that WBC customers and clients have the best possible retail experience Fulfill sales goals as directed by the store manager Maintain clean and organized appearance of the retail facility, particularly the paint and sundries department and paint mixing equipment Maintain inventory of paint/coatings/sundries and comestibles needed for custom paint mixing Stay up to date on current paint and coating products and trends Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals. Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attend periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures. Other duties may be assigned COMPETENCIES: Knowledge of paint and coatings products sufficient to determine appropriate applications Good customer service and communications skills Problem solving skills Ability to work independently Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulation Working knowledge of Windows operating systems MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS A drug test will be administered prior to employment WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. · Will be required to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 80 pounds. · Principle work environment will be a retail facility · Other work environments include lumberyard/warehouse BENEFITS & OPPORTUNITIES: Health insurance, life insurance, short term disability, dental, vision, accident coverage, and critical illness coverage. PTO & vacation Paid holidays 401K Employee discount

Whitefish

Western Building Center is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in accuracy and excellent customer service. This full-time lumberyard assistant/delivery driver position will give you the opportunity to hone your knowledge of the lumber business while providing our customers with the best customer service in the state!  A clean driving record is a must. Applicants should be able to lift 80 pounds.   PURPOSE   Perform duties pertaining to lumberyard maintenance and customer service.   ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  
  1. Maintain and organize inventory in lumberyard and associated warehouse
 
  1. Assist customers with loading building materials in all weather conditions
 
  1. Unload freight from vendors and distributors
 
  1. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
 
  1. Maintain logs of equipment repair status
 
  1. Understand and observe all safety procedures and practices in order to prevent injury to self or co-workers; attends periodic safety meetings as required; may recommend changes to improve safety procedures.
 
  1. Other duties may be assigned
  COMPETENCIES  
  • Knowledge of company products
  • Good customer service and communications skills
  • High level of organizational skills
  • Math skills required
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations
    MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS   Clean driving record. A drug test will be administered prior to employment.   WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL ACTIVITY: The work environment and physical activity described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  
  • Will be required to frequently lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 80 pounds.
  • Work environments include lumberyard/warehouse, all seasons, all weather conditions
  BENEFITS & OPPORTUNITIES
  • Benefits included - call or visit www.westernbuildingcenter.com for details • Become a part of a knowledgeable and dedicated team in beautiful Northwest Montana • Excellent opportunity for advancement: Western Building Center is proud to promote from within. Over 10% of our more than 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!