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Overview

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
    endorsement.
  • 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.

Job Requirements:
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
    residual.
  • 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
    periodically.
  • 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
    roads.
  • 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 com32ez@suddenlink.net . Time is of the essence.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Driver's License Required: Yes
Hiring Requirements for this Job:
  • Drug Testing / Screening
  • Background Checks