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NOC 8421 Chain saw and skidder operators

Example Titles
Bucker
Bucker – logging
Cable skidder operator
Chain saw operator – logging
Chaser – logging
Cordwood cutter
Cutter – logging
Faller
Faller – logging
Faller and bucker – logging
Feller
Feller – logging
Forest worker – logging
Grapple skidder operator
Hardwood faller and bucker
Horse logger
Landing bucker – logging
Landingman/woman
Landingman/woman – logging
Log cutter
Logger
Logging tractor operator
Lumberjack
Pieceworker – logging
Pole cutter
Post cutter
Pulpwood cutter
Skidder operator
Skidder operator – logging
Wood cutter – logging

Lead statement
Chain saw and skidder operators operate chain saws to fell, delimb and buck trees, and operate skidders to move or yard the felled trees from the logging site to the landing area for processing and transportation. They are employed by logging companies and contractors.

Main duties
This group performs some or all of the following duties:
Operate chain saw to fell, delimb and buck trees at the logging site and loading area
Operate cable, or grapple skidder to move or yard the felled trees from the logging site to the landing area for processing and transportation
Assess site, terrain and weather conditions before felling and yarding trees
May work as member of a team rotating between chain saw operation and skidder operation
May maintain and perform minor repairs on skidders, chain saws and other equipment.

Source: Canada website