Job Type: Paid Internship
Salary: Details Depends on Education
Required Experience: 0 – 1 years

This opportunity will immerse selected interns into the log procurement program for a top tier operating sawmill.

Exposure to timber cruising, logging, and sawmill supply chain logistics will provide a real-world foundation for continued education or a career in procurement forestry.

The Procurement Forestry Intern’s primary duty will include cruising timber that is available for purchase and working with the Timber Manager to implement the log plan for a sawmill.

Forestry Internships offered by Sierra Pacific Industries provide opportunity for employment upon graduation from our interns’ respective degree programs. Completion of an internship is not a guarantee, nor an offer of employment.


  • Graduation from, current enrollment in, or acceptance in a Forestry, Natural Resources, or related program of study is preferred

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and provide their own cruiser vests and boots

Base Locations: Aberdeen or Shelton, Washington or Lincoln, California

Compensation includes competitive hourly wage and housing allowance for qualifying individuals.

DEADLINES: Applications Close – February 10th 2023.
Interviews will be ongoing as applications are received. Positions may be filled prior to deadline.

APPLY ONLINE: Applicants must provide a cover letter and resume when submitting application. 

EMPLOYMENT PERIOD: MAY/JUNE – AUGUST/SEPTEMBER 2023 (flexible start & end dates)
Sierra Pacific is an (EOE) Equal Opportunity Employer, including those with a disability and veterans.