Logging Equipment Operator_Chipper
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Rangeley, ME 04970
Temporary 2019-2020 Logging season position from 6/03/2019 to 4/02/2020. Chipper Operator: Operates loader and chipping machine to reduce trees to wood chips. Controls speed of operation and size of opening according to the size of the tree. Monitors the machine for proper operation to avoid breakdowns and replaces defective chipping knives. Performs minor maintenance and repair on equipment. Must be in good physical condition and able to work in adverse weather. Must have six months referenced, paid production experience as a chipper operator. Must be able to operate carrier vehicle. Must have the ability to work in a three member team and maintain production as a team. Must abide by landowner, OSHA, and employer regulations. 3/4 guarantee; free housing with cooking facilities to those who cannot return home at end of work day due to commuting distance.