Employment | Our Commitment

As an employer, Kendrick Forest Products’ goal is to provide a safe and productive work environment for its employees, with continuous improvement and lean manufacturing. Kendrick Forest Products is committed to being the best, productive sawmill in the state of Iowa by utilizing our hardworking, loyal employees and our lean mind sets.

Kendrick Forest Products takes great pride in our workforce and recognizes that our employees are the most important asset. Without them, the company would not be where we are at today. In appreciation of our employees, KFP maintains a number of different wage structures and bonus systems to show our appreciation to the team.

          Recognition of Birthday’s and Length of Service

          Annual Company Golf Outing

          After Work Fun Activities

          Float Building for Local Parades

          Company Thanksgiving Feast


Kendrick Forest Products offers a comprehensive benefit program as an important component of its total compensation package and competitive wages.

          Medical coverage (choice between 2 plans that fit you and your family’s needs)

               Contribution towards Health Savings Account, if applicable

               Basic Flex Health Savings Account, if applicable

          Life Benefits

               Basic Term Life insurance

               Accidental Death & Dismemberment

          Financial Plans

               Contribution toward Simple IRA

          Paid Time Off



          Additional Benefits

               Safety Training – Chainsaw; Logging; Forklifts; Machines

               Employee referral bonus program

               Employee purchase discounts


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Kendrick Forest Products is always looking for qualified and motivated people who want to build their careers in our company. We believe the success of our employees is what keeps us most competitive in our industry.

You may apply for a position at Kendrick Forest Products in one of three ways:

  1. Stop in our office in Edgewood, Iowa and fill out an application.
  2. Fill out the electronic application form  and submit it. Electronic Application Form
  3. Print out an application and mail it or drop it off to us. Printable Application Form