Logging Plant Operators operate plants to fell trees and drag, transport and load logs onto trucks.
- prepares and positions plant for operation
- operates plant to hold, lift and cut trees
- operates attachments to lift, swing, release and sort trees and logs, and operates auxiliary plants such as chipping machines and log splitting machines
- feeds felled trees into processors to strip limbs and cut into logs and load logs onto stockpiles and into trucks
- keeps log tallies and writes work reports
- services plant and performs minor repairs.
- requires driving
- working outdoors.