Logging Machinery Operator Alternative titles: Forest Harvesting Machinery Operator

$26.00/h Average Salary
Job Prospects

What are the main duties?

  • Operate logging machines such as multi-function heads, feller-bunchers, timber carriers and grapple skidders.
  • Fell, trim, buck and transport trees.
  • Maintain and troubleshoot machinery.

Is it right for you?

  • You like working in the great outdoors and in nature.
  • You are autonomous, resourceful and are willing to work in remote locations.
  • You have good reflexes.
  • You have excellent eyesight and good physical stamina.


Abattage et façonnage des bois Program available in French only

Job Placement Rate
75% Job Placement Rate
10% % who pursue further education
Duration of training 840h
6 to 7 months
Are you eligible? Check your eligibility
Want more info? Program details