Overview

This position works for the company road crew.  The primary duty of this position is to operate the necessary equipment for building, rocking, upgrading and maintenance of access roads for timber harvest on Green Diamond property. Under the direction of the Roads Supervisor this position must be able to operate road maintenance equipment in a safe and efficient manner.  The equipment includes dump truck, road grader, excavator, front end loader (bucket), backhoe and skid minor truck roads.  Must have a current Class A Drivers’ License with valid medical card.  Communication, good work ethic and teamwork are other important skills for this job.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Must be able to operate a dump truck, road grader, front end loader, excavator and backhoe.
Must have prior logging experience
Must have knowledge of environmental laws.
Must work well with others.
Must comply with all established safety requirements.
Must be able to safely operate a power saw.
Must maintain regular attendance.
Must be alert to potential hazards and respond appropriately.
Must be able to prioritize work assignments.
Must have the ability to work around moving objects and work in an environment with constant interruptions.
Must have the ability to manage multiple tasks effectively in a fast-paced environment.
Must be able to work an eight-hour shift, five days a week.
Perform minor equipment maintenance and fueling, as needed.
Must be able to fill in for other team members during temporary absences, including the safe and efficient operation of heavy machinery.
Must be able to work in a rock pit safely and effectively.
Must be able to read and interpret written job safety analysis, fire rules, timber harvest plans and engineering reports.

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About Green Diamond Resource Company

Green Diamond Resource Company is a fifth-generation, family-owned forest products company. With our headquarters in Seattle, we own and manage forests in California, Washington and Oregon. We manage our lands in an environmentally responsible manner (FSC and SFI certified), as sustainable and productive working forests. Our subsidiary, Green Diamond Management Company, manages forests in Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, and South Carolina. We support our employees in many ways - with safety practices and work environments beyond what the regulations require. We also invest in resources and education that offer our people an opportunity for growth and advancement.