Grinder Operator – Prince George

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Location: Prince George, BC, Canada
Job ID: R3651
Job Status: Full-Time



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.!

Essential Responsibilities

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


  • Experience operating horizontal wood grinders within a forestry setting preferred though not required
  • Minimum 2000 hours’ experience operating a clam log loader or equivalent within a forest setting
  • Experience working in bush during all logging seasons, comfortable travelling logging roads
  • Experience operating excavator and grader would be an asset
  • Experience setting up grinding sites would be an asset
  • Experience maintaining equipment (general repair and upkeep)
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License
  • First Aid Level 1 Certificate, WHMIS and S-100 Basic Fire Suppression & Safety Course would be assets
  • Must successfully complete pre-access drug and alcohol testing
  • Must successfully complete a functional fitness evaluation
  • 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

Work Conditions

  • Both Southern and Central interior B.C. work ranging from Clinton 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

Additional Information:

Company Description

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!

Date Posted
Jul 2, 2020

1100 Patricia Boulevard, Prince George, BC, Canada