FRONT END LOADER/HYDRAULIC LOG LOADER OPERATOR

Location: Powell River, BC

Closing Date: June 12, 2018

THE COMPANY

Olympic Log Sort Ltd. provides contract and custom log sorting to major Coastal forest products companies.

The sorting operation generally runs 5 days a week for 12 months a year, sorting logs for various customers both from incoming barges and booms as well as direct drive wood arriving to the sort by log trucks.

THE POSITION

OLS is currently seeking an operator who can safely and efficiently operate both a Front-End Loader and a Hydraulic Log Loader to join our Stillwater Log Sort Operation located in Powell River, British Columbia.

RESPONSIBILITIES, SKILLS AND REQUIRMENTS

  • Maintain & Operate Cat 980 and Cat 966 Front End Loader and Hydraulic heel boom Log Loader in a Dry Land Sort
  • Work safely, using directed PPE
  • Complete tasks in a timely fashion

We require an individual with previous experience operating a front end loader in a dry sort situation.

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: Wednesday June 26, 2018

As only short listed candidates will be contacted, OLS 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: June 26, 2018

As only short listed candidates will be contacted, OFP thanks