Skidder Operator - Logging
Employer739951 Alberta Ltd
Date PostedMay 09, 2022
Location Grande Prairie, AB
Earnings $30.00 to $34.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
Work Hours 191 hours per month
Position Permanent Full Time
Vacancies 2  Vacancies
Closing Date May 30, 2022
739951 Alberta Ltd
Secondary (high) school graduation certificate
Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)
First Aid Certificate
2 years to less than 3 years
Up to 45 kg (100 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
Driving record check (abstract)
Steel-toed safety boots
Work Site Environment
Valid driver's licence
Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities
- Handling heavy loads
- Physically demanding
Work Location Information
- Staff accommodation provided
- Remote location
- Effective interpersonal skills
- Team player
Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
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.
May 30, 2022
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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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