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Job Details

Tree Processor Operator - Logging

Employer

Canadian Utility Services ltd

Date Posted

October 07, 2021

Languages

English
  • Location Hanwell, NB
    Grande Prairie, AB
  • Earnings $22.00 to $32.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 to 60 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 12  Vacancies
  • Closing Date Nov 06, 2021
Job Requirements

Employer

Canadian Utility Services ltd

Languages

English

Education

  • College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma from a program of 1 year to 2 years
  • or equivalent experience

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

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

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Treelength forwarder
  • Log processor
  • Feller buncher
  • De-limber
  • Chipping machine
  • Chain saw

Experience

3 years to less than 5 years

Additional Skills

  • Clean up landing areas at logging sites
  • Assist other logging and forestry workers
  • Write daily basic progress reports

Weight Handling

More than 45 kg (100 lbs)

Type of Logging

  • Selective cutting
  • Clear cutting (patch logging)

Type of Harvesting

  • Saw log harvesting
  • Logs and poles

Security and Safety

Driver's validity licence check

Own Tools/Equipment

Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous
  • Outdoors
  • Noisy
  • Dusty

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Handling heavy loads
  • Physically demanding
  • Manual dexterity
  • Attention to detail
  • Hand-eye co-ordination
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Bending, crouching, kneeling
  • Large workload
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Staff accommodation available
  • Staff accommodation provided
  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

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

Mechanical Harvester and Forwarder Operators Specific Skills

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

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

Workplace information

On the road job

Benefits

  • Medical Benefits
  • Dental Benefits
  • Group Insurance Benefits
  • Life Insurance Benefits
  • Vision Care Benefits
  • Other Benefits

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:

info@cusl.ca

Advertised Until

Nov 06, 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 Tree Processor Operator - 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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