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

Corporate Distribution Yard, Columbia Falls

Western Building Center’s Corporate Distribution Yard in Columbia Falls is seeking a hardworking person who takes pride in a job well done. This full-time lumberyard assistant position will give you the opportunity to excel in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Feeling strong? Applicants must be able to lift items weighing eighty pounds. Forklift experience is recommended but not required. Materials and equipment training will be provided. PURPOSE Perform duties pertaining to lumberyard maintenance and customer service. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Maintain and organize inventory in lumberyard and associated warehouse
  • Assist customers with loading building materials in all weather conditions
  • Unload freight from vendors and distributors
  • Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
  • Maintain logs of equipment repair status
  • 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.
  • 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 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 200 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!

Eureka

CASHIER Location Name: Western Building Center Shift: Day shift, all seasons Western Building Center in Eureka 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 1. Ensure that WBC customers and clients have the best possible retail experience 2. Answer phones, provide customer service over the telephone or route calls appropriately. 3. Fulfill sales goals as directed by the store manager 4. Maintain clean and organized appearance of the retail facility 5. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals. 6. 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. 7. 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!

Evergreen

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!

Kalispell

Western Building Center has a full-time contractor sales position that will give you the opportunity to excel in a fast-paced retail environment. Applicants must have a working knowledge of construction materials and practices.  Position will require you to work in an environment where you will be working one on one with customers to help fulfill their construction and building needs.   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
  • 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
  • Working knowledge of paint supplies and materials
  • Experience in cabinet, door, and window sales
  • Good customer service and communications skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations
  • Strong math and communication skills
  • Detail oriented with the ability to come to the best result for the customer
  • Computer proficient
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
  • 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!
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!

Ronan

Contractor / Counter Sales Associate   Location Name: Western Building Center Shift: Day shift, all seasons Travel: No Western Building Center is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in excellent customer service. Are you a plumber, electrician, or carpenter who is looking to ditch the bags? This full-time 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. Skilled trade or lumber and building materials industry experience is recommended. Training is provided, but some computer experience is necessary. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  1. Ensure that WBC customers and clients have the best possible retail experience
  2. Fulfill sales goals as directed by the store manager
  3. Maintain clean and organized appearance of the retail facility
  4. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
  5. 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.
  6. 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 80 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 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!
Lumberyard Assistant
Location Name: Western Building Center
Shift: Day shift, all seasons
 
Western Building Center is seeking a hardworking person who takes pride in a job well done. This full-time lumberyard assistant position will give you the opportunity to excel in a fast-paced manufacturing environment. Feeling strong? Applicants must be able to lift items weighing 80 pounds. Forklift experience is recommended but not required. Materials and equipment training will be provided.
PURPOSE
  • Perform duties pertaining to lumberyard maintenance and customer service.
 ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  1. Maintain and organize inventory in lumberyard and associated warehouse
  2. Assist customers with loading building materials in all weather conditions
  3. Unload freight from vendors and distributors
  4. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
  5. Maintain logs of equipment repair status
  6. 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.
  7. 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
  • 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!

Stevensville

Contractor / Counter Sales Associate   Location Name: Western Building Center Shift: Day shift, all seasons Travel: No Western Building Center is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in excellent customer service. Are you a plumber, electrician, or carpenter who is looking to ditch the bags? This full-time 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. Skilled trade or lumber and building materials industry experience is recommended. Training is provided, but some computer experience is necessary. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  1. Ensure that WBC customers and clients have the best possible retail experience
  2. Fulfill sales goals as directed by the store manager
  3. Maintain clean and organized appearance of the retail facility
  4. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
  5. 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.
  6. 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 80 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 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!

WBC Building Components, Columbia Falls

WBC Building Components in Columbia Falls is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in accuracy and excellent customer service. This full-time, all-seasons driving 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! Class A or B CDL with doubles endorsement required, and a clean driving record is a must. Occasional 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 from the building components plant to customer locations. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Transport goods from building components plant to customer locations
  • Perform inspections before and after delivery
  • Unload building materials from trailer to customer facilities
  • Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals.
  • Maintain logs of vehicle repair status
  • 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.
  • 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; Class A or B CDL with doubles endorsement; 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.
  • 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 our office 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!

Whitefish

Western Building Center has a full-time contractor sales position that will give you the opportunity to excel in a fast-paced retail environment. Applicants must have a working knowledge of construction materials and practices.  Position will require you to work in an environment where you will be working one on one with customers to help fulfill their construction and building needs.   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
  • 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
  • Working knowledge of paint supplies and materials
  • Experience in cabinet, door, and window sales
  • Good customer service and communications skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to read customer orders and follow safety regulations
  • Strong math and communication skills
  • Detail oriented with the ability to come to the best result for the customer
  • Computer proficient
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
  • 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!
Western Building Center in Whitefish is seeking an outgoing person who takes pride in excellent customer service. Are you a plumber, electrician, or carpenter who is looking to ditch the bags? This full-time 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. Skilled trade or lumber and building materials industry experience is recommended. Training is provided, but some computer experience is necessary. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 1. Ensure that WBC customers and clients have the best possible retail experience 2. Fulfill sales goals as directed by the store manager 3. Maintain clean and organized appearance of the retail facility 4. Plan and pace own work efficiency in order to meet daily, weekly, project, or team related productivity goals. 5. 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. 6. 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 80 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 300 employees have worked with us for 20 years or more!