Calling all Tree Fallers / Breaker Outs

Job Description

The Company:
DGL is a well established forest harvesting company based in Napier. We have approximately 200 employees working throughout a number of forestry crews around Hawkes Bay.

DGL is a tertiary accredited ACC WSMP and Safetree certified employer. We have an absolute focus on Health and Safety in the work place and expect all employees to work to the same standard at all times.

Location:
Hawkes Bay

Positions:

Tree Fallers:
All Tree fallers must follow ACOP rules and industry best practices. Be able to confidently fell trees within capabilities, understand and follow the 5 step felling plan.

The below unit standards must be held to be able to carry out this position
17763 - Demonstrate knowledge of tree felling
17766 - Fell trees safely using a chainsaw
28560 - Fell trees in a commercial forest harvesting operation
28561 - Plan and fell trees using advanced techniques in a commercial forest harvesting operation
24569 - Fell trees using machine pushing assistance
24570 - Fell trees using back-pulling machine assistance
1270 - Salvage windthrown trees


Head Breaker Outs:
The role of Head Breaker Out is to ensure all Breaker Outs are following ACOP rules and industry best practices. You will be able to confidently set MSD & RMSD, understand audio toots, perform line changes with safety as a priority, carry out prestart checks on all equipment to make sure it is up to standard, and that all breaker outs are hooking up logs for extraction safely.

The below unit standards must be held to be able to carry out this position
24567 - Plan and carry out breaking out and assist in line shifts for a cable harvesting operation
1258 - Coordinate breaking-out for a cable harvesting operation
1269 - Plan, prepare for, and carry out line shifts in a cable harvesting operation
17771 - Carry out line shifts in a cable harvesting operation using mobile tail-holds
6920 - Demonstrate knowledge of cable harvesting operations

Job Requirements:
- Excellent communication skills (verbal & written)
- Be proactive and Focused
- Must be drug free
- Medically fit
- Honest
- Reliable & punctual
- Self-motivated
- A team player with a strong work ethic
- Be capable of performing to a consistently high standard

Why Should I apply?

- Full time permanent employment with a well-established harvesting company.
- Inhouse Trainer/Assessors for on the job training providing clear career pathways
- Weekly Pay
- Staff benefits including discounted gym memberships and supplier discounts
- Transport provided


If this sounds like you then please send your application to rylie.fox@dglogging.nz

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time

Location:

Napier

Listed:

17-02-2019

Closes:

21-03-2019

Reference:

80005