Log Grader

  • 7 months ago
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What Columbia Pole Ltd is Hiring for:

Job Title: Log Grader (NOC 2223)

Employer: Columbia Pole Ltd.

Job Location: Based in Sundre, AB (32510 Range Road 60), but travel to various locations in Alberta (travel expenses paid by employer)

Salary: $34.95 to $36.00 / hour

Terms and Conditions of Employment: Permanent, Full time (40 hours/week), Morning, Day, Occasional overtime may be required

Vacancies: 2

Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible


Language: English

Education: Completion of high school

Experience: 2 years of related experience

Security and Safety: Criminal record check

Work Conditions and Physical Abilities: Repetitive tasks, Attention to detail, Ability to distinguish between colours, Physically demanding

Personal Suitability: Organized, Team player

Area of Specialization: Woodlands operations, Solid wood processing, Wood use, Harvest Plan

Equipment and Machinery Experience: Chain saw

Specific Skills:

  • Conduct and supervise forest inventory cruises, surveys and field measurement
  • Travel to designated harvest areas, conduct stand descriptive timber cruises
  • Mark standing logs based on physical properties and properties affecting strength
  • Use increment boring techniques to identify decay
  • Weigh log trucks before and after unloading, record weights and suppliers identities
  • Examine logs visually for knots, holes, decay and other defects
  • Measure logs to ensure specified size and length
  • Class and sort logs according to industry standards and mark logs to indicate grade
  • Log scaling

Work Setting: Private sector

Work Site Environment: Outdoors



Additional Information:

  • Must be able and willing to obtain the following certifications prior to commencing employment:
    • Chain saw
    • ATV
    • WHIMIS
  • Equipment used: Avenza maps, ATV operation, Chain Saw operation, Log Wizard, Mobark LP.

How to Apply:

By Mail:

PO Box 1783
Sundre, AB
T0M 1X0

By Email: loggraderjob@gmail.com

Location / region:

This Full-time listing from Columbia Pole Ltd is available in Calgary.

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