LOG LOADER & HOECHUCKER OPERATOR

Location: Powell River, BC

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 Log Loader & Hoechucker Operator to join our Stillwater Logging Operation located in Powell River, British Columbia.

We require an individual with previous experience loading logs and hoe chucking in a coastal logging environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND REQUIRMENTS

  • Maintain & Operate late model Cat, Hitachi and Madill Log Loaders
  • Work safely, using directed PPE
  • Valid BC Driver’s License
  • OFA Level 3 First Aid Ticket an asset

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

Email: gkappel@thewelchgroup.com      Website:  www.olympicforest.com

Facsimile: 604.681.8906

Application Deadline: Friday July 27, 2018

As only short listed candidates will be contacted, OFP thanks you in advance for your interest in our Company.


OFF-HIGHWAY LOG TRUCK DRIVER

Location: Powell River, BC

THE COMPANY

Olympic Log Forest Products Ltd. provides full phase 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 an off-highway log truck driver to join our Stillwater Logging Operation located in Powell River, British Columbia. This position would be ideal for someone wishing to relocate to Powell River BC. Temporary accommodation can be arranged.

RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND REQUIRMENTS

  • Maintain & Operate Mack/HDX/P-10/P-12/P-16 off-highway log trucks
  • Work safely, using directed PPE
  • Valid BC Driver’s License and air-brake

We require an individual with 5 years previous experience driving off-highway log truck 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

Fax: 604.681.8906

Email: gkappel@thewelchgroup.com

Website:  www.olympicforest.com

Application Deadline: Friday July 20, 2018

As only short listed candidates will be contacted, OFP thanks you in advance for your interest in our Company.


HEAVY DUTY MECHANIC/CHARGEHAND

Location: Powell River, BC

THE COMPANY

Olympic Log Sort Ltd. provides contract and custom log sorting and booming services to major Coastal forest products companies. The operation generally runs 5 days a week for 12 months a year.

THE POSITION

OLS is currently seeking a full time permanent Heavy Duty Mechanic to join our Stillwater log sorting operation located in Powell River, British Columbia.

RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND REQUIRMENTS

  • Maintain & Repair Coastal Logging Equipment in the yard and in the heated shop
  • Work safely, using directed PPE
  • Complete tasks in a timely fashion
  • Experienced in hydraulics
  • Experienced in Electrical
  • Operation of air tools and hand tools
  • Can work independently & be part of a team
  • Valid Driver’s License – Class 1 preferred but not required
  • Have basic tools for the job to start and increase as required

We require an individual with previous ticketed heavy duty mechanic experience.   Experience with Cat front end loaders and hydraulic log loaders are an asset for this position.

OLS 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

Email: gkappel@thewelchgroup.com     Website:  www.olympicforest.com

Application Deadline: July 20, 2018

As only short listed candidates will be contacted, OFP thanks