Lansing Community College

Carter Lumber

This week's employer spotlight is Carter Lumber. We asked Olivia Nicholas some questions about working within the company.

Carter Lumber building exterior

 

WHAT MAKES YOUR COMPANY A GREAT PLACE TO WORK?

Carter Lumber is one of the nation's top building materials retailers with 146 locations in 12 states. More than just a lumberyard, the Carter Lumber family of companies is dedicated to providing builders and do-it-yourselfers with a broad range of quality building materials and exceptional customer service. We are dedicated to growing our employees and helping them become who they want to be.

DESCRIBE THE CULTURE OF YOUR COMPANY.

Carter Lumber is a team-oriented environment that is dedicated to providing exceptional service, quality lumber and building materials at competitive prices to our family of customers. Our company's success is developed by our experience in the building industry and we still follow these hometown values each and every day.

WHAT MAJORS DO YOU HIRE?

Construction, Architecture, Interior Design, CAD, Sales and many more.

WHAT SKILLS AND/OR EXPERIENCES DO YOU LOOK FOR IN CANDIDATES?

Customer Service Skills, Hardworking, Detailed, Strong Work Ethic, Teamwork, Passion

DO YOU OFFER INTERNSHIP PROGRAMS?

Yes, in the Lumberyard, the Truss plant, and in our store. Apply whenever!

DO YOU HAVE ANY OPEN POSITIONS YOU WOULD LIKE TO HIGHLIGHT?

View all available positions at https://www.carterlumber.com/careers

  • Yard Specialist
  • Sawyer
  • Assembler
  • Stacker
  • Delivery Specialist
  • Inventory Specialist
  • Sales
  • CAD
WHAT IS ONE PIECE OF CAREER ADVICE YOU WOULD GIVE LCC STUDENTS?

Be open to opportunities; you never know where they might lead you.

HOW CAN STUDENTS CONNECT WITH YOU?

Email: jobs@carterlumber.com

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