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Job Details

Feller Buncher Operator

Employer

First Pass Oilfield Contracting Inc

Date Posted

November 23, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $29.00 to $31.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 70 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 07, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

First Pass Oilfield Contracting Inc

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Hydrogen Sulphide Awareness (H2S) Certificate
  • First Aid Certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Feller buncher

Experience

5 years or more

Additional Skills

  • Clean up landing areas at logging sites
  • Assist other logging and forestry workers
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Type of Logging

Clear cutting (patch logging)

Type of Harvesting

Saw log harvesting

Security and Safety

  • Driver's validity licence check
  • Drug test

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Personal Suitability

  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized

Mechanical Harvester and Forwarder Operators Specific Skills

Assess site and terrain and drive heavy equipment to perform a combination of felling, slashing, bucking, bunching and forwarding operations

Mechanical Tree Processor and Loader Operators Specific Skills

Operate a variety of machines which perform a combination of slashing, bucking, chipping, sorting and loading logs or trees


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Dec 07, 2021

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Feller Buncher Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Cable Yarding System Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving - operating machines to transport trees from logging areas to landing and log-loading sites in mountainous terrain; and in assisting mechanics with major breakdowns and dismantling equipment

methodical

Interest in comparing information to clean and maintain yarder machinery; and in ensuring proper equipment conditions and normal operations

innovative

Interest in making minor repairs

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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