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Job Details

Operator, Tree Processor - Logging

Posted on Sep 16, 2020 by Zell Industries Inc.

  • Location Spruce Grove, AB
  • Earnings $28.00 to $29.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 66 to 84 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 2  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Sep 30, 2020
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

  • Clean up landing areas at logging sites
  • 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
  • Logs and poles

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

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

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses not paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

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

Work Location Information

  • 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

Sep 30, 2020

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, Tree Processor - Logging is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
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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