Employment Opportunities at Metriguard

General Information

Metriguard designs and manufactures electronic and mechanical equipment for testing and grading wood products. This equipment is used world-wide by sawmills, wood products companies and research facilities. Customers can maximize profit by using Metriguard equipment to measure physical properties of wood materials and then grade or sort the material so it goes to its highest and best end use. Various Metriguard products are designed to measure the physical properties of structural dimension lumber, timber, particleboard, oriented strand board (OSB), and veneer for use in structural laminated veneer lumber (LVL).

Metriguard's products were developed from customer-identified needs and problems. Modulus of elasticity, bending strength, compression strength, shear strength, tensile strength, sonic velocity, defect detection, wood fiber angle and amount of fiber alignment are measured using Metriguard equipment. Metriguard innovations have enhanced traditional forest products testing equipment and new equipment introduced by Metriguard has become the industry standard.


Metriguard has a modern office and manufacturing facility in Pullman Washington. Pullman is a city of 24,000 located in the beautiful rolling wheat fields of eastern Washington about 75 miles south of Spokane Washington. The company was incorporated in 1973.

Metriguard is an equal employment opportunity employer located in Pullman Washington. Metriguard offers opportunity for growth in an expanding company which sells its products in the world-wide market. We hire non-tobacco user employees who have demonstrated capability for meticulous work and with an attitude of dedication to the goal of making Metriguard a world-class supplier of accurate and dependable measurement equipment with first-class customer service

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for the position without discrimination for non-merit reasons such as race, color, religion, sex, national origin, politics, marital status, physical handicap which does not interfere with accomplishment of job, age, or membership or non-membership in an employee organization.

Position Descriptions

For more information about specific job openings, please contact Metriguard at the address and phone/fax numbers listed below.

Field Service Technician

Announcement Date:
27 Apr 2011

Applications will be accepted until this position is filled

Please disregard any "closing date" indicated on the links below. This opening will remain open until indicated on this web page.

Job Description
Field Service Technician

Fillable PDF Application form

To apply for a position, please follow instructions in Job Description link (above).  You may complete and sign a company Application for Employment form, (link above),  and send with resume and cover letter by email at the address below or mail to:

Metriguard, Inc.
Attn: Laura Warnecke
PO Box 399
Pullman WA 99163
tel: 509-332-7526
email: employment@metriguard.com