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Job Details

Labourer, Forestry

Employer

Wright Tree Service of Canada

Date Posted

January 10, 2023

Languages

English or French
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $15.00 to $22.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 3  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Feb 24, 2023
Job Requirements

Employer

Wright Tree Service of Canada

Languages

English or French

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

  • Dangerous
  • Wet/damp
  • Noisy
  • Hot
  • Cold/refrigerated

Work setting

  • Various locations
  • Rural area

Tasks

  • Report any malfunctions to supervisor
  • Operate various vehicles and equipment
  • Check, lubricate, refuel and clean equipment

Area of specialization

Tree service

Security and safety

  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Drug test

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Overtime required
  • Work under pressure

Weight handling

Up to 45 kg (100 lbs)

Own tools/equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Personal suitability

Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Green job

Involves duties and responsibilities that lead to positive environmental outcomes

Workplace information

On the road job

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Long term benefits

  • Maternity and parental benefits
  • Other benefits

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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Labourer, Forestry is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Logging and Forestry Labourers
METHODICAL

Interest in comparing information to clean up landing areas at logging sites

OBJECTIVE

Interest in operating chain saws to clear trails through woodlands; and in using manual equipment and tools to spray herbicides from the ground and to plant trees

innovative

Interest in assisting other workers at logging sites

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 for this NOC group 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.

Learn About Interests

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