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Processor Operator

G. Lavoie Inc.

Fort Kent, ME

$20.00 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+12078346539
Email address to Apply:
info@gnlavoie.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
6
Job Duties:
Will operate processor. Must have satisfactorily qualified as a mechanical harvester operator. Must have satisfactory understanding and knowledge of electrical over hydraulics functions in mechanical equipment. Must be able to make minor repairs and adjustments to equipment. Must be at least 18 years of age. Must have six months of referenced, paid production experience. Must be in good health and physical condition. Must be able to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. Must have compatible understanding and knowledge of tree species. Must be able to exercise proper felling techniques and promptly determine the most beneficial selection of cutting lengths. Must abide by landowner, employer and OSHA regulations. Must be able to read, comprehend, and execute harvest prescriptions assigned to operator by forester. Workers will be working as a two man harvesting team. Each worker must maintain a level of production standard that will insure that their other team member work is continuous during the harvest period.
Job Classification:
43-2099.00 - Communications Equipment Operators, All Other

The job/industry classification and description includes general information on the position from ONET/OES and the North American Industry Classification System. Please review Job Duties and Job Order for more information.

Job Requirements

Experience Required:
Yes
Months of Experience Required:
6
Special Requirements:
Workers will be working as a two man harvesting team. Each worker must maintain a level of production standard that will insure that their other team member work is continuous during the harvest period. The teams level of production will vary in accordance with forest terrain; timber stands being harvested and weather conditions. The workers level of production must meet the standards of the other workers at the harvest location or at similar harvest locations. The employer will provide 2 days of training and/or allow 2 days of work for worker to reach production standards.
Number of Hours Per Week:
53
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
6:00 A.M. - 6:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
G. Lavoie Inc.
Location:
Fort Kent, ME 04743
Telephone Number:
+12078346539

Worksite

Address:
T6R19, T7R19, T8R19, T8R18, T9R18, T12R16, T12R16, T12R17, Fort Kent , ME 04743

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22111-092862
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/20/2022

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