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Log Loader Operator

Posting ID:      18713
Position Type:    Casual    
City:    Cranbrook, BC, Canada 
Location:   Cranbrook Offices (BC23) 

 

Who We Are:

 

At Canfor, we know wood-based products can build a better world, whether it’s a component in your smartphone or skyscrapers built from wood. We founded our entire company on that idea. Because, we know that wood-based products are sustainable and the opportunities to innovative have only just begun.

 

We know when managed responsibly, the forest is everlasting and Canfor is committed to using virtually 100% of every tree for lumber, pulp, paper, and renewable energy—so nothing goes to waste.

 

You can find Canfor products in every corner of the globe. We’re especially excited by the innovative ways some of our customers are using our products. We know that the work we all do at Canfor today will shape what the world looks like tomorrow. Whether that means building a house or a skyscraper, using paper instead of plastic or learning something new from a colleague down the hall or around the globe. We know not everyone thinks about their impact on the world but at Canfor, we do.

The Role:

  • Operate Hog truck and Water Truck safely and efficiently on a regular basis
  • Assist with chipper knife changes and chipper flail replacement on a regular basis
  • Haul Hog off site to Pulp Mill if required
  • Water site with Water Truck as required
  • Operate Chipper, 4WD Log Loader/Excavator safely and efficiently as required
  • Perform basic mechanical repairs and maintenance of chipper and other equipment on site
  • Basic record keeping
     

The Candidate:

  • Ability to perform all duties safely
  • Experience operating heavy equipment
  • Mechanical aptitude and willingness to perform basic mechanical repairs/maintenance/service of all onsite equipment
  • Preference may be given to applicants with Class 1 License with Air Brake Endorsement

Hiring for this position is ongoing and will be filled as required. To be considered for this position, please apply today!

In order to be eligible for this position, you must be legally entitled to work in Canada for our company.

There has never been a better time to join the Canfor team and become part of the modern forest industry. We have a wide range of rewarding careers in some of the best communities in North America, with plenty of room for advancement. Our mills are modern, high-tech and safe; and our marketing and sales activities are world-class. We offer competitive compensation and benefits packages, and are committed to the professional development of our employees.

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