Hilltop Lumber is a family owned and operated company with locations in Alexandria, Glenwood, Parkers Prairie and Ottertail. Below is a list of our current openings. For more information please reach out to Bruce at bruceh@hilltoplbr.com or call 320-763-9663.

Yard/Delivery Driver – Ottertail, MN

Are you looking for a career path instead of a job?
Hilltop Lumber in Ottertail is looking for a person who likes doing many different activities inside and outside, receiving and delivering of building materials and helping customers. We offer great benefits and opportunities for advancement. The person should have a reasonable driving record and can lift heavy bulky objects as necessary. Reading, math, interpersonal communication skills and a Class A or B License is helpful but not necessary. Experience operating a forklift is also helpful. We will train the right person who is willing to learn these skills. Pay will be based on job experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $18.00 – $22.00 per hour


  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off


  • Day shift
  • Overtime


  • CDL License, not required. (Preferred)


Residential Building Materials Estimator

The purpose of this position is to prepare custom estimates to be used in residential construction. These residential building estimates are prepared for our Salespeople along with special requests by our customers for new construction and remodeling

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Consult with salespeople on their building plans.
  2. Prepare material lists for each drawing as a work in progress.
  3. Demonstrate good judgment in respecting the confidentiality of customer, company and personnel information.
  4. Seek guidance and direction in the performance of responsibilities and duties.
  5. Maintain cooperative working relationships with fellow employees.
  6. Demonstrate good judgment and reasoning in investigating and solving problems.
  7. Determining construction required to support plan design.
  8. Size beams for plan.
  9. Prepare estimates of material square foot costs as needed.
  10. Perform all other duties assigned.


  • 0-2 Years of Estimating Experience
  • Valid vehicle driver’s license

Skills & abilities:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Lumber and building materials experience a plus, but not necessary
  • Desire and work ethic to learn and understand construction industry
  • Math skills to calculate using simple geometry and algebra
  • Ability to effectively present features and benefits and answer questions

Job Type: Full-time

Schedule: 8-hour shift

Experience: Construction Estimating: 1 year (Preferred)

Work Remotely: No

Work Location: Alexandria


Interior Design/Sales – Ottertail, MN

Hilltop Lumber has an opening in Interior Design and Sales. The purpose of this position is to facilitate the sales of Home Décor products including Kitchen & Bath cabinets, flooring, counter tops, and other products offered by Hilltop Lumber at our showroom in Ottertail, MN. Sales experience and knowledge of the sales process and Home Décor products used in new and remodeling residential construction would be helpful. Computer, design, math, follow up, attention to detail, organized and highly developed interpersonal skills that the person either has or needs to develop to be successful in this position is also helpful. A Degree in Interior Design would be an important background to have for this position.

Job Type: Full-time


Yard Supervisor – Ottertail, MN

 If you enjoy a fast-paced position working inside and outside, we have a career for you! This person directs our deliveries of a wide range of products serving our customers and contractors in the Ottertail/Perham area. The person in this position must be able to provide direction to accomplish yard related activities in a timely and cost-effective manner. These activities include accurate receipt of product, filling orders, product storage, vehicle loading, delivery, customer interaction and service, and supervision of the yard crew.

Job Type: Full-time



Please note: these are brief descriptions and not all of the requirements are listed. For more information please contact Bruce at bruceh@hilltoplbr.com