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Job Details

Operator, Mechanical Harvester - Logging

Employer

Zell Industries Inc.

Date Posted

July 28, 2022

Languages

English
  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $90,000.00 to $120,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 60 to 80 hours per week
  • Position Seasonal Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Aug 11, 2022
Job Requirements

Employer

Zell Industries Inc.

Languages

English

Education

No degree, certificate or diploma

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Work Setting

  • Rural area
  • Remote location

Tasks

Assess site and terrain and drive heavy equipment to perform a combination of felling, slashing, bucking, bunching and forwarding operations

Type of Harvesting

Logs and poles

Type of Logging

  • Selective cutting
  • Thinning

Equipment and Machinery Experience

Treelength forwarder

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Transportation/Travel Information

Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination

Personal Suitability

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

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Screening questions

  • Are you available for shift or on-call work?
  • Are you available for the advertised start date?
  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Health care plan
  • Vision care benefits

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 Operator, Mechanical Harvester - Logging 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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Abilities

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General Learning Ability

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Visual Abilities

Spatial Perception

Form Perception

Clerical Perception

Physical Abilities

Motor Coordination

Finger Dexterity

Manual Dexterity

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