Skills Logging Machinery Operator near Grand Falls-Windsor (NL)

Find out what skills you typically need to work as a logging machinery operator in Canada. These skills are applicable to all Logging machinery operators (NOC 8241).


People working in this occupation usually apply the following skill set.

  • Operate machines to transport trees from logging areas to landing or log loading sites in mountainous terrain
  • Assess site and terrain and drive heavy equipment to perform a combination of felling, slashing, bucking, bunching and forwarding operations
  • Operate a variety of machines which perform a combination of slashing, bucking, chipping, sorting and loading logs or trees

Skills and knowledge

The following skills and knowledge are usually required in this occupation.

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