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Highwood USA LLC is a growing organization with excellent team-spirit and working conditions. If you would like to join us, please keep an eye on the list of current openings (below) and complete our application form by clicking HERE.

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Current Open Positions

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unique synthetic wood products. The company has grown each year, and continues to increase both its revenues and workforce. To continue to build our high-performance team, Highwood is adding a new position to focus on recruiting the very best talent for our company, as well as developing the talent we already have. This role will focus on developing relationships with area schools and colleges, military agencies, and other sources of future team members. In addition, it will help define development needs in the organization and assist with ensuring the development needs are met.

This individual develops and implements programs, including talent acquisition, staffing, employment processing, training and development (and related records management), succession planning, employee relations and retention, and AA/EEO compliance.

This role will:

  • Be responsible for all human resource activities related to recruiting, training and development, and employee relations.
  • Partner with operations and hiring managers to assess and fill hiring needs.
  • Build channels, including internet sites, other media, and networking with businesses, schools, and other organizations, to find qualified candidates.
  • Coordinate High School, Technical School and college recruiting initiatives, attend student group meetings, and increase school/students’ awareness of the company.
  • Organize and lead career fairs for recruiting and company recognition.
  • Research and recommend new sources for active and passive candidate recruiting.
  • Develop a pool of qualified candidates in advance of need.
  • Lead the creation of a recruiting and interviewing plan for each open position.
  • Efficiently and effectively fill open positions.
  • Create, maintain, and upgrade employee “on-boarding” processes.
  • Ensure a positive candidate experience from application to onboarding.
  • Promote and develop the image of Highwood in local communities, using press and other channels to communicate the company’s values, community involvement, and related activities.
  • Establish a recognizable ‘Employer of Choice’ reputation for the company, both internally and externally.
  • Prepare and maintain company salary structure, job documentation, and job evaluation systems.
  • Recommend, develop and schedule training and development courses.
  • Conduct regular follow-up with managers to determine the effectiveness of recruiting plans and implementation.

Recruiting and Development Specialist Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business, Communications or equivalent experience
  • 5 or more years in Human Resources
  • 1 or more years in Recruiting
  • 1 or more years in Training/Development
  • PHR or SPHR preferred
  • High level of attention to detail
  • Experience with social media including LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • Experience with an Applicant Tracking System (ATS) and/or HRIS
  • Ability to work with confidential / sensitive information
  • Collaborative approach with team and other areas within the company
  • Knowledge of regulatory compliance issues and best practices related to recruiting
  • Flexibility to adjust to meet business demands in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite




The designer will be part of the New Product Development team and will explore a wide variety of compelling design options. The designer will communicate concepts and ideas through verbal, visual and written forms, and develop design options through sketching, 3D CAD modeling, rendering or physical mock ups.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conceptual development of outdoor furniture and spa cabinet products.
  • Ability to interact effectively with engineering, sales & marketing, manufacturing, and customers among others in the development of new products.
  • Produce quality, creative, and innovative designs with an eye on the marketplace.
  • Research market for theme attributes including form, colors, materials, finishes, and textures.
  • Design focus should also include the human factor and ergonomics with an understanding of consumer’s needs and user behavior.
  • Preparation of inspiration boards, materials, and models for customer presentations and trade shows.
  • Prepare and coordinate prototype samples.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications: A BS in Industrial Design or equivalent. Experience with 3D CAD/solid design (AutoCad Inventor, Solid Works or Pro Engineer) required. Demonstrates talent through portfolio.




Highwood USA is a rapidly growing plastics extrusion company located in Hometown, PA. We offer tremendous opportunities to motivated employees. We are seeking an Engineer to assist in all aspects of the manufacturing process, including developing new furniture fabrication capabilities. The ideal candidate will be familiar with woodworking, plastics, and Lean Manufacturing techniques.

This individual will be responsible for designing mechanical parts, assemblies and systems to meet customer requirements. Researching components and other aspects of design. Providing engineering support and guidance to manufacturing organization. Managing the NPD process by maintaining effective communication with management, sales, production, procurement, and quality organizations.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design of the mechanical aspects of outdoor furniture and spa cabinets.
  • Interface with customers to provide design engineering support for new products.
  • Interface with vendors for new designs or issue resolution with existing designs.
  • Building prototypes as proof of design concept.
  • Develop product documentation and specifications.
  • Provide customers with conceptual drawings and solid models.
  • Support new products from design stage through volume manufacturing.
  • Provide engineering support to production team for existing products.
  • Provide training as needed to technicians and manufacturing personnel.
  • Participate in cost and waste reduction efforts including product / process improvements.
  • Evaluate and make engineering recommendations for new production capital equipment.

Qualifications: A minimum of a BS in Mechanical Engineering with three (3) years of design experience. Experience with 3D CAD/solid design (AutoCad Inventor, Solid Works or Pro Engineer) required. Finite element modeling is a plus. Experience with manufacturing processes including CNC routing, profile extrusion, fabrication and assembly is a plus.




Highwood USA is a rapidly growing manufacturer of outdoor furniture and spa cabinets located in Hometown, PA. We offer tremendous opportunities to motivated employees. We are seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to assist in all aspects of the manufacturing process.

Responsibilities include:

  • Design and development of new work cells using Lean principles.
  • Initiate and lead development including tooling/fixture design and process automation.
  • Provide technical support and training on manufacturing process.
  • Developing, maintaining and updating all documentation required to support the manufacturing process.
  • Develop CAD drawings and hands on involvement in all aspects of project completions.
  • Manage projects to acquire and install new equipment and/or to upgrade existing equipment, including development and management of budget and ROI analysis.
  • Evaluate equipment and work with vendors to recommend appropriate modifications and/or new equipment. Support the installation, modification of equipment and roll out to operations.
  • Identify and implement product improvements related to design, assembly, and packaging.
  • Apply Lean principle in resolving manufacturing issues, supporting changeover and setup improvements.
  • Lead efforts in the implementation of continuous improvement activities to increase capacity, correct issues, improve equipment and production efficiency and improve yield and product quality.

Qualifications: A minimum of a BS in Engineering with three (3) years of manufacturing experience, strong computer skills and proficiency with MS Office Suite is required. Lean certification or equivalent experience. Furniture fabrication, CNC machining and automation experience a plus.



Part Time

Highwood USA is seeking an Engineering Intern student to assist with manufacturing improvement projects. We are a rapidly growing plastics extrusion and manufacturing company in Hometown PA. The Engineering Intern will perform activities concerned with design, development, testing, and implementation of equipment upgrades and product development. The position will report directly to the Plant Engineer and will assist in performing engineering analysis, developing CAD Drawings, and generating new ideas for improvements.

Projects include:

  • Improvements to equipment in furniture manufacturing cell.
  • Assist with implementing Lean Manufacturing Tools
  • Assist with the development of new product prototypes.

Required Skills:

  • Proficient in AutoCAD or equivalent CAD software
  • Interest in working in a manufacturing facility
  • Excellent problem solving and decision making
  • Results oriented
  • High commitment level
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines

Education and Experience:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Student of Junior or Senior standing




Highwood is seeking an Electrical Mechanical Technician to help support recently added CNC machinery and to expand our industrial automation capability.

We are a rapidly growing plastics Extrusion Company located in Hometown, Pa., who manufactures our own products from these extrudates.

The Electrical Mechanical Technician will be responsible for troubleshooting, repairing and maintaining a wide variety of production and plant support equipment. They will report to the Maintenance Manager. Their responsibilities will include, but are not limited to; troubleshooting and repairing mechanical, pneumatic, electrical, and electronic equipment.

Experience repairing CNC equipment is a must. Experience with robotic equipment is a definite plus, but must be willing to learn. The individual must be able to repair all types of equipment failures including PLC, VFD, and be proficient with the use of diagnostic instruments.

The ideal candidate will be a team player, self-starter, able to work unsupervised, lead projects and meet deadlines. We are a 5 day operation; however, this candidate must be able to work occasional overtime as needed. This includes weekends, working off shift or modified shifts as situations arise.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Diagnose problems with PLCs and complex control systems
  • Work safely in a Team Environment, and adhere to Highwood’s safety regulations, as well as compliances mandated by federal, state, and local regulations
  • Develop and perform Preventative Maintenance
  • Troubleshoot and repair plant equipment and perform Root Cause Analysis
  • Assist with design, assembly, and installation of electrical mechanical equipment
  • Prepare requisitions for spare parts, project parts, and maintenance supplies
  • Understand and use blue prints, schematics, wiring diagrams, and ladder logic
  • Work from prints, sketches and verbal instructions
  • Install electrical or electronic hardware
  • Analyze and record test results, and prepare written test documentation

Job Requirements

  • Degree or Certificate in a related field required or a minimum of 3-5 years equivalent experience/working knowledge
  • Proficient with using testing and diagnostic equipment.
  • Experience maintaining and repairing electronics, instrumentation, motors, machinery, etc.
  • Experience trouble-shooting, testing and calibrating equipment
  • Excellent problem solving, judgment, decision making and communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft® office suite products.
  • Have and maintain a valid driver’s license



Full Time
2nd or 3rd shift (8 hour shifts Monday - Friday)

Responsibilities include:

  • Operation of compound and profile extrusion lines from start up through packaging of finished product
  • Color and tool changeovers
  • Understanding of quality specifications and performance/documentation of quality checks
  • Basic maintenance such as inspection, care and cleaning of equipment
  • Trouble shooting of equipment and process issues
  • Participation in continuous improvement projects/teams
  • Complete and accurate documentation of production, scrap, run conditions, and other key data
  • Ability to learn and use a computer at a basic level
  • Packing, banding and wrapping finished product
  • Forklift operation
  • Ability to pass color-blindness test


Extrusion Experience a plus. High School Diploma or GED required as well as ability to work well in teams.

We offer a competitive rate and a progressive pay system which offers promotional opportunities for motivated employees. We also offer a great benefits package which includes medical, disability, and a company matching retirement plan.



Full Time
Flexible 1st shift or 2nd shift

Responsible for the entire process associated with fabricating furniture and panels from raw material handling through QA and packing finished product.

Can operate hand tools and power tools, including but not limited to drill/screw gun, staple gun, brad nailed, router, chop saw.

  • Demonstrates attention to detail and able to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner.
  • Looks for ways to improve and promote quality, safety, and productivity.
  • Ability and desire to work in a team based environment where decision making is at the team level.
  • Recognizes and acts upon what needs to be done with little to no supervision.
  • Motivated to increase skills and progress in pay levels.
  • Interested in company results.


Prior CNC experience a plus. Woodworking or cabinetry skills a plus. High school diploma or GED required as well as ability to work in a team environment.



Full Time

Responsible for producing, designing, crafting, and testing furniture wood products using specialized tools.

  • Design, produce, and test wood products.
  • Build furniture using hand tools.
  • Use automated machinery, such as computerized numerical control (CNC) machines.
  • Perform work in high production assembly line facility.
  • Set up, operate, and tend drill presses, lathes, shapers, routers, sanders, planers, and wood-nailing machines.
  • Cut, shape, and smooth wooden parts.
  • Verify dimensions using caliper or ruler.
  • Add fasteners and adhesives and connect the pieces to form a complete unit.
  • Operate specialized pieces of woodworking machinery.
  • Complete all stages of woodworking process.
  • Repair wooden furniture, and other wood products.


High school diploma or GED. Experience in basic or rough carpentry a plus.



All Shifts
Part Time

Highwood has Summer (Seasonal) packing positions available on all shifts.


  • Must be 18 years of age.



Furniture & accessories
The highwood® brand of furniture and accessories provides innovative products and a growing portfolio. We are seeking independently contracted sales professionals who can help us develop market share in the furniture specialist/outdoor living/pool & spa retail channels.

Candidates should be:

  • Self starters…passionate and hungry for the opportunity
  • Interested in home and garden/design
  • Personable & have excellent communication skills (Written & Verbal)
  • Well presented in manner and professional in appearance
  • Driven, ambitious and organized
  • Capable of showing a clear understanding of selling skills
  • Preferably with experience selling new products into an established retail channel
  • Have an ability to cold call/introduce yourself and the product to target retailers
  • Have an understanding of selling value and new product concepts
  • Be a closer

Remuneration is commission based, with growth of accounts that you set-up delivering a steady stream of income. This is an exciting and fun opportunity for professional sales people with the drive and the necessary skills to join our ambitious team. Unlimited earning potential for the right candidates.



Highwood USA • 87 Tide Road, Tamaqua, PA 18252 • 570-668-6113 Ext. 12
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