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Job Details

Operator, Grapple Skidder

Employer

Quinex Contracting Ltd

Date Posted

July 19, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $24.00 to $26.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 02, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Quinex Contracting Ltd

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

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

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

Experience

1 year to less than 2 years

Weight Handling

Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)

Type of Logging

Clear cutting (patch logging)

Specific Skills

Operate cable or grapple skidder to move or yard felled trees

Security and Safety

  • Bondable
  • Driving record check (abstract)
  • Criminal record check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Valid driver's licence
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Location Information

  • Remote location
  • Various locations
  • Relocation costs not covered by employer

Personal Suitability

  • Team player
  • Dependability
  • 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:

quinex@shaw.ca

Advertised Until

Aug 02, 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 Operator, Grapple Skidder 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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