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Job Details

Log Processor Operator

Employer

Zell Industries Inc.

Date Posted

November 22, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $75,000.00 to $100,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 66 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Dec 06, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Zell Industries Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Certificate

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Log processor

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Additional Skills

  • Assist other logging and forestry workers
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Logging

Clear cutting (patch logging)

Type of Harvesting

Saw log harvesting

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots
  • Hard hat
  • Safety glasses/goggles
  • Gloves
  • Ear plugs

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

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

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 06, 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 & Abilities
The Log Processor 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 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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