Skidder Operator - Logging
EmployerZell Industries Inc.
Date PostedNovember 22, 2021
Location Spruce Grove, AB
Earnings $27.00 to $28.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 66 to 84 hours per week
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 3  Vacancies
Closing Date Dec 06, 2021
Zell Industries Inc.
No degree, certificate or diploma
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate
2 years to less than 3 years
Write daily basic progress reports
Up to 23 kg (50 lbs)
Type of Logging
Clear cutting (patch logging)
- Operate cable or grapple skidder to move or yard felled trees
- Maintain and perform minor repairs on skidders, chain saws and other equipment
Security and Safety
- Driver's validity licence check
- Driving record check (abstract)
- Steel-toed safety boots
- Hard hat
- Safety glasses/goggles
- Safety vest
Work Site Environment
- Valid driver's licence
- Travel expenses not paid by employer
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Fast-paced environment
- Physically demanding
Work Location Information
- Rural area
- Room and board provided
- Remote location
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
- Excellent oral communication
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.
Dec 06, 2021
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Interest in driving skidders to push trees and logs into bunches and drag logs to roadside loading areas; and in operating chain saws
Interest in moving and yarding felled trees using cable and grapple skidders
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
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