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Job Details

Grapple Skidder Operator

Employer

Roger's Logging ltd

Date Posted

September 27, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Slave Lake, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $30.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 55 to 77 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Oct 25, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Roger's Logging ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Not applicable

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Additional Skills

Write daily basic progress reports

Weight Handling

Up to 9 kg (20 lbs)

Type of Logging

Clear cutting (patch logging)

Specific Skills

Operate cable or grapple skidder to move or yard felled trees

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Gloves

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment

Work Location Information

  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Room and board provided
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Flexibility
  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • Judgement
  • Reliability

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.

By e-mail:

rogerslogging@gmail.com

By phone:

780-805-0904 Business Hours: 07:00 AM - 10:00 PM

Advertised Until

Oct 25, 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 Grapple Skidder Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Chainsaw and Skidder Operators
OBJECTIVE

Interest in driving skidders to push trees and logs into bunches and drag logs to roadside loading areas; and in operating chain saws

METHODICAL

Interest in moving and yarding felled trees using cable and grapple skidders

innovative

Interest in comparing information to service, maintain and make minor repairs to skidders, chain saws and other equipment; may work as members of teams rotating between chainsaw and skidder operations

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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