Job Details

Superior Hardwoods

General Manager

Position Description

Currently seeking a General Manager for our sawmill and kiln operations located in Montezuma, Indiana. This modern sawmill includes two head-saws and two resaws, operating over two shifts producing 25 million board feet annually. The drying yard handles 25 million board annually feet over 2 kiln dried lines.

General Manager Key Purposes of this Position:

  • Direct and manage sawmill and kiln operations in the areas of safety, production, maintenance, profitability, and quality.
  • Strive to continuously improve all areas of mill performance


General Manager Responsibilities:

  • Establish and monitor overall plant performance for safety, production, profitability, and quality standards for a workforce of 125 employees.
  • Oversee mill activities to ensure the total manufacturing objectives are accomplished in a timely and cost effective manner.
  • Ensure the safe operation of all mills. Be aware of OSHA regulations and maintain all mills in accordance withal local, state, and federal rules and regulations.
  • Manage capital asset maintenance for division.
  • Control and minimize labor overtime and repair expenses at each location.
  • Ensure that the plant facilities and equipment are maintained; replace, adjust to plant facilities and equipment when necessary.
  • Provide leadership and training to accomplish the company goals and objectives.
  • Provide direction, development and leadership to Managers.
  • Encourage and foster a sense of high, positive morale among the workforce.


Experience Required

General Manager Desired Skills and Experience:

  • 4-year degree, in a related field is a plus, but not required
  • 10+ years of related management work experience desired
  • Ability to manage multiple sawmill and kiln operations
  • Proven ability to respectfully manage a diverse workforce
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, and Outlook

Further Comments

How To Apply

Please contact Teddy Royal at

Superior Hardwoods

6429 W 100 N

Montezuma, IN 47862



Superior Hardwoods

Superior Hardwoods