Certified BC Faller

HIS Wildfire FS Inc. - Kamloops, BC (30+ days ago)

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Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Falling trees according to site prescriptions.
  • FireSmart assessments and mitigation work.
  • Work on selective vegetation management using mulcher, chainsaws, mowers, etc.
  • Performance of other duties as assigned.
  • Be part of a BC wildfire crew during peak seasons.

Knowledge, Abilities and Skills

  • Ability to adhere to all standards under the Occupational Health and Safety Act as well as Municipal policies, and WHMIS guidelines
  • Ability to communicate clearly and concisely under stressful conditions.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively in a team, with co-workers and the public.
  • Strong work ethic.
  • Positive attitude and highly motivated.

Education and Experience
Preference is given to those with the following qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Valid Class 5 driver's license
  • Standard First Aid Certificate with CPR
  • Must hold a valid BC Fallers ticket

Must be willing to travel.

Job Type: Contract

Experience:

  • chainsaw: 1 year (Preferred)

Licence:

  • First Aid (Preferred)
  • Drivers License (Class 5) (Preferred)