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Log Process Operator

Employer

739951 Alberta Ltd

Date Posted

November 20, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Wembley, AB
  • Earnings $28.85 to $31.50 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 20, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

739951 Alberta Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work site environment

Outdoors

Work setting

Remote location

Tasks

  • Assess site and terrain and drive heavy equipment to perform a combination of felling, slashing, bucking, bunching and forwarding operations
  • Operate a variety of machines which perform a combination of slashing, bucking, chipping, sorting and loading logs or trees
  • Assist other logging and forestry workers
  • Clean up landing areas at logging sites
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • First Aid Certificate
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate

Type of harvesting

  • Pulpwood harvesting
  • Saw log harvesting
  • Logs and poles

Equipment and machinery experience

Log processor

Security and safety

Drug test

Transportation/travel information

Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Tight deadlines
  • Standing for extended periods

Own tools/equipment

  • Safety equipment/gear
  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you currently reside in proximity to the advertised location?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Log Process Operator is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

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 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.

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Motor Coordination

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Manual Dexterity

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