Heavy Equipment Operator

Date Posted: August 21, 2017
Job Location: Thunder Bay
Job Number: GWF-71861
Job Type: Full Time
Start: Immediately
Company: Woodlands Contractors
Address: 2001 Neebing Ave, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada P7E 6S3

Job Description

Independent harvesting contractors who supply wood to Resolute Forest Products in Northwestern Ontario are looking for heavy equipment operators to fully staff their operations.

Available positions include:
- Feller-Buncher Operator
- Multi-Function Processor Operator
- Skidder Operator
- Slasher Operator
- Loader Operator

Contractors are located around the Thunder Bay area, as well as Atikokan, Fort Frances, and Ignace. Some of these contractors require workers to live in camps during the week, and some require daily commuting to the operation.

All contractors are committed to safe, environmentally compliant operations and offer competitive wages. Although trained operators are preferred, a candidate’s relevant work experience with an interest and aptitude for this type of employment will be considered.

Job Conditions

  • Travelling may be required.
  • Overtime may be required.
  • Shift work may be required.

  • Minimum experience: 0 to 1 year
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English