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Grapple Yarder Operator

Grapple Yarder Operator
Olympic Log Forest Products Ltd.
Powell River
Full-time
posted 7 weeks 4 days ago
Job Title: Grapple Yarder Operator
Location: Powell River, BC
Closing Date:  February 17, 2017  

THE COMPANY
Olympic Log Forest Products Ltd. provides harvesting services to major Coastal forest products companies. 
The logging operations generally run 5 days a week for 12 months a year.   Logging operations take place in the Powell River, Stillwater and Powell Lake regions.
 
THE POSITION
OLS is currently seeking a Grapple Yarder Operator to join our Stillwater Logging Operation located in Powell River, British Columbia. 

RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND REQUIRMENTS
  • Maintain & Operate Madill 124 and Cypress 6280 Grapple Yarders 
  • Work safely, using directed PPE
  • Valid BC Driver's License
  • OFA Level 3 First Aid Ticket an asset
We require an individual with previous experience operating a grapple yarder in a coastal logging environment.   
 
OFP offers a USW unionized hourly wage and benefits package.  If you have the skills and qualifications required for this position, please reply in confidence:
Glen Kappel, General Manager 
Facsimile: 604.681.8906
Application Deadline: Wednesday February 17, 2017
As only short listed candidates will be contacted, OFP thanks you in advance for your interest in our company.