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McFarlane's Bark - Frequently Asked Questions
 

 

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“We are proud of our products in that they perpetuate an ever
increasing value to our customer and more importantly,
safe to use  products, that can be used without harm to
the environment or human health”.           K.McFarlane 2005

 

Current Job Openings:

 

Front Office Sales Operator and Backup Scalehouse Operator: $13 - $17 per hour, DOE.

- Minimum 5 years customer service experience. Greet Customers and perform sales at Front Counter Sales. Responsible for Cash til. Direct customers to the Loading Areas. Excellent communication skills required. Front Office Sales in store and over phone delivery orders. Scalehouse Operator - Operation of incoming and outgoing weight scale system - Visual inspection (able to use ladder, as is sometimes required) and measuring and calculation of incoming recyclable feed stocks. Ability to discern the correct or incorrect feedstocks that McFarlane's is permitted and licensed to accept for recycling according to Metro and DEQ guidelines.Out door work 20% to 40% of the day (sweeping/washing concrete). Wear appropriate clothing for the weather. Clear understanding and support of company recycling methods, job description and Company Policies are required. High School Diploma or GED required. Training is provided.

 

Class A Driver: $18 - $23 per hour, DOE.

- High School or GED equivalent required. Class A CDL required; supply copy of current DMV report upon submitting application along with Medical Card. Contingent upon passing pre-employment drug screen. Self Starter. Accuracy with cash a must. Customer relation skills. Knowledge of Oregon and Washington highways and streets. Familiarity with map required. Minimum 2 years experience.

 

Heavy Equipment Operator: $18 - $23 per hour, DOE.

- High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required. Valid Oregon or Washington Driver's License. Able to operate multiple heavy iron types; Track hoe, John Deere Unit Loader, Mechanic capabilities a plus. Inspection, maintenance and repair of mechanical, hydraulic and diesel technology. Follow Company and manufacturer's safety protocol. Customer Service skills preferred. Pre-employment drug screen test and background check are performed. 40 hour + work week, days, weekends and swing. Diesel Mechanic.

 

Diesel Mechanic: $20 - $25 per hour, DOE.

- Heavy Equipment Mechanic and Millwright Duties. High School Diploma or GED equivalent is required. Valid Oregon or Washington Driver's License, Class B CDL preferred; 21 years old to drive the interstate. Heavy Equipment Mechanic - Millwright capabilities a plus. Inspection, maintenance and repair of mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and diesel technology and systems, transmissions, etc. Testing and operation of equipment after repair. Able to operate multiple machine tools. Abilities include the documentation and maintaining of work orders and service records, ability to read vehicle manufacturer's specifications and apply safe waste disposal procedures and follow Company and manufacturer's safety protocol. Pre-employment drug screen test and background check are performed. 40 hour work week, days, weekends and swing.

 

This site was designed to guide and help answer questions about your bark dust, compost and yard debris recycling needs. McFarlane's carries a variety of landscaping supplies that will help meet the challenges of any size job.

Complete with a gardening center as well as a variety of bark and compost products, McFarlane's also carries sand, rock products, fill dirt, soil mixes, cedar chips and sawdust.

McFarlane's offers delivery for additional convenience (See services page for details or call for an estimate)

Last but not least, McFarlane's yard debris recycling center is a perfect place to drop off any unwanted yard waste materials. We accept: branches, leaves, grass, chips, weeds, sod, thatch and wood.

SERVICES

McFarlane's can deliver your bark, compost, rock and soil directly to your home or job site. We have different size delivery vehicles to make your delivery the most efficient and timely that is possible.

Our minimum delivery of bark and compost products is 1 yard. Rock and soil products at a minimum of 1 yard.
Most seasons we deliver 7 days a week!
 

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