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Fellerbuncher Operator

YPC Forest Enterprise Inc.

Jackman, ME

$20.50 per hour

ACTIVE

Recruitment Information

Telephone Number to Apply:
+18004632550
Email address to Apply:
jim.fortin@ypctransport.com

Job Description

Full Time:
Yes
Number of Workers Requested:
4
Job Duties:
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 and perform daily maintenance to equipment. Must be able to operate a chainsaw. Must be at least 18 years of age and have six months of referenced, paid experience as a fellerbuncher operator. Must be in good health and physical condition and be able to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions. Must be able to read, understand, interpret and execute harvest prescription issued by forester, landowner and/or employer. 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 all employer, landowner and OSHA regulations as they relate to forestry industry.
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:
Must be able to read, understand, interpret and execute harvest prescription issued by forester, landowner and/or employer. 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 all employer, landowner and OSHA regulations as they relate to forestry industry. Each worker must maintain a level of production standard that will insure that their other team member work is continuous during the harvest period.
Number of Hours Per Week:
48
Work Schedule (Start/End time):
5:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M.

Employer Information

Company Name:
YPC Forest Enterprise Inc.
Location:
Wells, ME 04945
Telephone Number:
+18004632550

Worksite

Address:
Comstock TWP, Pittston Academy Grant, Soldiertown TWP, T4R17, Jackman, ME 04945

Job Order Details

ETA Case Number:
H-300-22133-170761
Multiple Worksites:
No
Date Posted:
6/16/2022

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