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.