Yoder Operator (Forestry, Logging & Mill Operations)

Full Time

  Green Diamond Resource Company

  Klamath Falls, Oregon, United States

Yoder Operator (Klamath Falls, OR) 
Operate a Yarding Machine safely and efficiently.  Yard logs from setting to landing safely and efficiently.  Must be willing to assist in wire rope splicing.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: (other duties may be assigned)
The following is a list of general job responsibilities for the Yoder Operator position.  This list is not all-inclusive and may be broadened or changed to meet changing business needs. 

• Yard logs to landing
• Splice and string lines on the yarder
• Complete understanding of “whistle” sequences for extracting logs
• Drive the crew bus. Must work well with others
• Operate Yarding Machine that is equipped with Acme motorized carriage and electronic choker’s
• Operate Yarding Machine in travel and rig-up operations
• Know and understand whistle signals
• Perform normal greasing and minor repairs and maintenance
• Maintain a regular attendance as required
• Comply with established and updated safety procedures and requirements
• Able to splice wire rope
• Minimum of 1 year “hands on” experience
• High School diploma or equivalent
• This position is located in Klamath Falls, Oregon.
• Ability to climb ladders, stairs and work in tight spaced and around moving equipment, work in dark, dusty, and or high, windy environments.
• Must maintain punctual and regular attendance and present appropriate professional appearance at all times.
• Requires the use of standard safety equipment in regulation with Oregon Operations.
• This position is a Physical and Mental Requirement Classification 7.


This is a full time job with excellent wage and benefit package included.

How To Apply

To apply click the link below to access our online application system.  Please upload a cover letter with your resume.
If you have technical problems accessing the online system email your cover letter and resume to Debbie Miller at GDRCoJobs@greendiamond.com.       

Or apply in person at the Klamath Falls office located at 6400 Hwy 66, Klamath Falls, OR.

Position open until filled.

Green Diamond is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and values workplace diversity.

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