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Forwarder Operator

G. Lavoie Inc.

Fort Kent, ME

$18.00 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:
Load logs or pulpwood according to specie and dimensions onto attached trailer and haul it to roadside. Piles logs or pulpwood by specie and dimension in orderly stack. Must be able to perform minor maintenance and repair on equipment. Must have satisfactory understanding and knowledge of electrical over hydraulic functions in equipment. Must be in good physical condition and able to work in adverse weather conditions. Must have six months referenced, paid production experience as a Forwarder Operator. Must be at least 18 years of age. Operator must comply with landowner, employer & OSHA environmental regulations. 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:
45-4022.00 - Logging Equipment Operators

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-300-22111-093127
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
5/20/2022

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