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Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations

December 20, 2019 11:38 am Comments Off on Spotlight on Employee Led Innovations
Marty Martin and Joel Leach

Touring around the company, it’s so exciting to witness real-time, employee-led ideas and innovations being implemented every day. Whether a small change or a large scale project, each one truly makes a difference in the daily workflow of our employees,... View Article

Culture Makes the Difference

November 27, 2019 2:32 pm Comments Off on Culture Makes the Difference

What differentiates companies?  It’s generally not products, services, facilities, or equipment.  In our industry, for example, our lumberyard competitors sell essentially the same assortment of building materials that we do.  Across New England, our white pine sawmill competitors make products... View Article

National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Fun Backsplash or Accent Wall

November 2, 2019 9:00 am Comments Off on National Kitchen + Bath Month: A Fun Backsplash or Accent Wall

We really should have titled this post “What Can’t a Backsplash Do?” Our designers say that a well thought out backsplash or accent wall has all the power to tie the entire kitchen together. The backsplash can be a feature that... View Article

Leadership Evolution at Hancock Lumber

October 5, 2019 2:12 pm Comments Off on Leadership Evolution at Hancock Lumber
Paul Wainman

By LBM Journal  LBM Journal has learned that Paul Wainman will become president of Hancock Lumber effective January, 2020. Wainman, who will keep his role as CFO, will be just the eighth person to serve as president since the company’s founding in... View Article

Bethel Mill Reinvestments Drive Customer and Employee Experiences

September 3, 2019 6:46 pm Comments Off on Bethel Mill Reinvestments Drive Customer and Employee Experiences

Earlier this year, Hancock Lumber completed the installation of a new automatic grade scanning system at the Bethel sawmill. General Manager, Aaron Schulte, and his crew completed the massive capital project in typical Hancock Lumber fashion—a true team effort—finishing on... View Article

Hancock Lumber named a Best Place to Work in Maine for the 6th year in a row!

August 30, 2019 8:14 am Comments Off on Hancock Lumber named a Best Place to Work in Maine for the 6th year in a row!
Roger Best Places to Work

“This award is not about WHAT we do, but HOW we do what we do.It’s about working in a manner that aspires to respect, value, and empower every person’s voice in our company.“ –Kevin Hancock, President + CEO “While this is our 6th year... View Article

Hancock Dedicates and Celebrates New Home Office in Casco!

July 3, 2019 12:43 pm Comments Off on Hancock Dedicates and Celebrates New Home Office in Casco!
hancock home office

Hancock Lumber has grown and evolved throughout Maine and New Hampshire over the past 171 years, but has always remained committed to its Casco roots. On June 18th, Hancock’s leadership team, employees, board of directors, family, building partners, and friends... View Article

Raymond Elementary School Visits Casco Sawmill

June 20, 2019 11:56 am Comments Off on Raymond Elementary School Visits Casco Sawmill
In action shot Casco Sawmill students tour

Hi! My name is Sophie and I am working as a marketing intern at Hancock this summer. I had the chance to follow some students around on a sawmill tour (a first for the students and me, too!) The fifth... View Article

Celebrating Hancock Lumber’s 2018 Employee of the Year Award Recipients

April 4, 2019 4:00 pm Comments Off on Celebrating Hancock Lumber’s 2018 Employee of the Year Award Recipients

Hancock’s employee of the year award is given annually to a select group of Hancock Lumber employees whose positive attitude, commitment to quality, and focus on customer service combine to serve as a living example of the core values of... View Article

Now Hiring: Join Our Winning Team

March 25, 2019 9:34 am Comments Off on Now Hiring: Join Our Winning Team

Looking to join a best place to work? Learn more about Hancock Lumber, its current job openings, and how you can build a career at the sixth generation, family-owned company.  With competitive pay, an outstanding work environment, excellent benefits including... View Article

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