Heavy Equipment Operator

Date Posted: August 22, 2017
Job Location: Thunder Bay
Job Number: GWF-71944
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:

- Skidder Operator

Contractors vary in location, including Thunder Bay, Atikokan, Ignace, and Fort Frances. 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: 1 to 2 years
  • Minimum educational level: Grade 12 or Equivalent
  • Language: English