Careers at Puhlmann Lumber

Puhlmann Lumber & Design employees are all members of one team. We are all working towards a common goal of helping our customers. As a team we are able to accomplish continuous improvement in service, quality, knowledge, profitability and fun. We expect every team member to seek out new customers and strive to keep the ones we have. By giving extraordinary customer service, quality products and competitive pricing we continue to have a successful business. These are not only our common goals but also our common expectations.

Current Openings:

Yard/Delivery Person

Full time position available for a reliable and hardworking individual who enjoys the outdoors and working with others. Responsibilities include but are not limited to loading & unloading trucks, lifting & organizing inventory, delivering product, and one on one interaction with contractors and customers. General knowledge of construction materials would be helpful. Applicant must have a valid MN drivers license and a good driving record. Puhlmann Lumber & Design offers competitive pay along with a generous benefit package. Please apply in person or send your resume via email to


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

Day range:

  • Monday to Friday


  • Day shift


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License (Required)

Current Openings:


We are seeking a skilled CAD Drafter to join our team. As a CAD Drafter, you will be responsible for preparing detailed construction documents primarily of residential single family & twin homes including floor plans, foundation plans, elevations, sections, roof plans and site plans. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with a passion for design and a strong attention to detail. Please apply in person or send your resume via email to


  • 2 year drafting experience desired


  • Knowledge of residential building materials & preactices including:
  • Foundation systems
  • Wall framing systems
  • Floor systems
  • Roof systems
  • Stairs
  • Understanding of structual components, and placement of beams, headers, & girders
  • High level of creative problem solving skills
  • Understanding of the IRC (International Residential Code) and ability to research code requirements
  • Ability to research and detail alternate construction methods & details such as energy saving requirements
  • Ability to communicate with clients, contractors, sub contractors, & inspectors
  • Document coversations & attend ocasional client meetings
  • Assist on site visits and measuring of exisiting conditions on remodel projects
  • Ability to manage & organize work to meet deadlines
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively convey design ideas and concepts
  • Assist in the development of design concepts and solutions
  • Basic computer skills required


  • Work is in an office setting and generally sedentary with physical effort associated with using a computer, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time.
  • may be required to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects up to 25 lbs.
  • Site visits may require walking, stretching, twisting, or other positions to get required measurements.


  • Drivers license required

If you are a talented CAD Drafter with a passion for design and a keen eye for detail, we would love to hear from you. Join our team and contribute to exciting projects in the field of mechanical design.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Dental insurance
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan


  • 8 hour shift

Work setting:

  • In-person
  • Office

Ability to Relocate:

  • New Ulm, MN 56073: Relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person