Log Loader / Grinder Operator - Prince George

Division: Forestry
Location: Prince George, BC, Canada
Job ID: 18561
Job Status: Full Time Regular

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Job Description

Job Status
Full Time Regular

Job Summary
You are an experienced clam loader operator seeking a company with great benefits, competitive wages, and a reputation for safety that is second to none. You will be responsible for the operation of a clam loader and horizontal wood grinder and related activities and tasks.

Join the Ledcor Resources & Transportation team in B.C.!

Responsibilities
  • Operate clam loader and horizontal wood grinder efficiently and safely
  • Feed brush, logs and wood debris into a horizontal grinder
  • Direct loading of hog material onto trucks
  • May perform other related duties as required


Requirements
  • Minimum 2000 hours' experience operating a clam log loader or equivalent within a forest setting
  • Additional experience operating horizontal wood grinders within a forestry setting preferred
  • Experience setting up grinding sites and operating excavators and graders would be assets
  • Experience working in bush during all logging seasons, comfortable travelling logging roads
  • Experience maintaining equipment (general repair and upkeep)
  • First Aid Level 1 Certificate, WHMIS and S-100 Basic Fire Suppression & Safety Course would be assets
  • Must be able to lift 50 lb comfortably
  • Must be able to physically react quickly and safely when required
  • Must be able to climb ladders and steps and navigate uneven terrain by foot
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
  • Must have a valid Driver's License


Work Conditions
  • Both Southern and Central interior B.C. work ranging from Princeton to Burns Lake
  • Out of town work is a strong possibility with being away from home for several weeks at a time
  • Living allowance provided for out of town work
  • Day and night shift work depending on weather conditions
  • Benefits provided by CLAC
  • Work will be primarily outdoors in various weather conditions

Ledcor Resources & Transportation combines our trucking, marine, and forestry operations to offer integrated supply chain services to British Columbia's forestry and bioenergy industry. We produce and deliver biofuel, wood chips, and kraft pulp by land and by sea.

But when you work for Ledcor, your experience will go far beyond the project. Do you want a career that means more? Join our True Blue team now!

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Date Posted
5/1/2019
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