AGLAND ENGINEERING INC. is a growing Ferndale-based conservation & natural resource, land
management, agriculture & forest engineering and construction company seeking to fill the
following summer- fall 2021position:
Job Description: HEAVY OPERATOR (SKINNER)
Care for, maintain & operate equipment and trucks necessary during seasonal cat logging,
- operating a high-track grapple 6 and 525 wheel skidder,
- log truck CMV hauling logs and watering road.
- building, rocking and maintaining forest and ranch access roads.
Required Qualifications for all applicants:
- CA commercial motor vehicle (CMV) licensed driver with valid medical card and airbrake
- Ability to carry out and report truck and heavy equipment maintenance and minor repairs.
- Experienced in safe chainsaw operation, capable of safe road hazard removal, and
maintenance & minor repair of power equipment.
The position requires that the applicant must demonstrate the ability to:
- dozer, skidder and logger maintenance & minor repair.
- skillfully operate dozer and wheel skidder efficiently and safely while protecting selection
- Logger and lowboy CMV operator.
- practice confidentiality regarding clients and client property.
- communicate skillfully & effectively, and work as a part of a team, but also work alone
- track & record daily job costs associated with labor or truck & equipment operated.
- track & record daily truck & equipment maintenance & service information.
- maintain concentration & safe procedures hauling heavy loads on steep forest & ranch
- be habitually organized in tool & equipment maintenance and record keeping.
- attend a regular work schedule with punctuality & diligence.
- provide self transportation to and from job sites.
Other desired qualifications, experience & skill in:
- diesel mechanics, welding, cutting and metal fabrication.
- optional physical labor during the winter period including such jobs as waterbar
maintenance and road limbing, tree planting, fence building, and
- optional skilled labor during the winter period including such jobs as concrete
forming/pouring, structure framing, plumbing and electrical.
Conditions of joining the company:
Seasonal: however, the company also seeks to maintain associates and members with full
employment and conditional benefits provisional on the Other Desired Qualifications (see
above), winter skills & work experience the applicant can provide.
Successful applicants will undergo a pre-employment background check, physical and drug test.
If you are seeking employment and posses the required qualifications, please request an
application by emailing email@example.com . Time is of the essence.