Operator - Native Forestry Contract (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)


  Forest Enterprises Development and Consulting Pty Ltd

  Grafton, New South Wales, Australia

FEDC is a local forestry, transport, vegetation management and agriculture contractor. As a result of continued expansion, we are seeking an experienced log merchandiser for our Forestry Corporation contract.  This position is based in Grafton.

You would be responsible for:

  • the day-to-day management of a log dump;
  • the preferential processing and grading of log products to maximise value;
  • maintaining productivity levels to meet our customer's needs;
  • ensuring compliance with workplace health and safety;
  • liaising with the haulage contractor; and
  • loading of log trucks.

To be considered for this position, you must:

  • have demonstrated experience in log marking and merchandising;
  • a demonstrated understanding of WHS practices;
  • be prepared to travel to local work sites; and 
  • an understanding of the requirements of Chain of Responsibility.

In addition to the above, the following skills or qualifications will be regarded highly:

  • HC truck licence or higher;
  • mechanical aptitude;
  • excavator experience.

How To Apply

To express your interest in a role with FEDC, please email your cover letter and resume, including work history and details of all relevant skills and experience.

The application form will include these questions:

  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?

  • Do you own or have regular access to a car?

  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?

  • What's your expected hourly rate?

  • Have you worked in a role which requires a sound understanding of OH&S/WHS?

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