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Latest Forestry Jobs

Seeking Forestry Work

12/10/18

SUB Contractor Required with Timber Forwarder!!

Location: Galway

Payment: weekly payments

Must have First Aid Manual handling. Own Insurance Machine Cert etc!

We can supply Fuel!

0044 7793747753

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12/10/18
Land-/Baumaschienenmechaniker (m/w) im Aussendienst
Welte Spezial- und Forstmaschinen
Full-time
Unser Team sucht Verstärkung.

Nimmt die Langeweile in deinem Job überhand, bist Du auf der Suche nach einer neuen Herausforderung...?
Vielleicht findest Du diese bei uns...
www.welte.de
Umkirch
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10/10/18
Forestry Commission
Newton Stewart
Salary : £17,316 - £17,527
Closes : 28 Oct 2018
Reference: 1602670
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10/10/18
Söker du en ny utmaning i din yrkesroll som konstruktör?

En roll där du kan få realisera dina idéer och vara en aktiv såväl som praktisk del i framtagn
ingen av framtidens skogsmaskiner?

Om du har vilja och intresse att driva framtagningar av produkter från idé till fungerande maskiner hos kund så kanske du är vår nya konstruktör.

Vi är inne i ett spännande utvecklingsskede i vår verksamhet och behöver nu förstärkning av erfaren konstruktör.
Alstor är ett produktions och försäljningsföretag inom skogsmaskinbranschen med verksamhet i Dingle sedan 1997. Vi har försäljning av våra maskiner i ett flertal länder och söker en driven och engagerad medarbetare som kan bidra till vår växande verksamhet.
Arbetsuppgifter:
Du kommer att arbeta med nykonstruktion och produktutveckling av Alstor 8x8, konstruktionsarbete med ritningsarbete i 3D samt ansvara för teknisk dokumentation.
Vår verksamhet genomsyras av mycket tätt samarbete mellan alla led i företaget. Din roll kommer att vara en viktig roll, i nära samarbete med produktion och företagsledning, att driva arbetet med att finna mekaniska lösningar, samverka med underleverantörer samt idrifttagande och kvalitetsuppföljning. Vi jobbar med korta kommunikationsvägar och stort engagemang. Vi ser gärna att du kan ta en aktiv del i vårt företags vidareutveckling där kunder och försäljning är en viktig del.
Vem är du?
Du har:
- ingenjörsutbildning på lägst gymnasienivå
- några års erfarenhet från mekanisk konstruktion
- behärskar CAD inom 3D och 2D
- en praktisk läggning för problemlösning
- behärskar engelska i tal och skrift
- B-körkort
Har du dessutom:
- arbetet med Solid Works
- goda kunskaper i tyska
- BE eller C körkort
- egen erfarenhet av skog, skogsbruk eller skogmaskiner
… så är det meriterande
Varaktighet/arbetstid:
Tillsvidareanställning med sex månaders provanställning. Tillträde enligt överenskommelse. Omfattning heltid. Fast lön.

Ansökan:
Vi intervjuar löpande så vänta inte med din ansökan. Sista ansökningsdag 2018-11-05
Vi tar emot ansökan via e-post: [email protected] Kontaktperson: Kristian Laurell, 0705-861805

AB Alstor, Åkarevägen 4,455 97 Dingle www.alstor.se
Åkarevägen 4
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05/10/18

Harvesting & Marketing Machine Operator

Forestry Commission

Post will be based at Newton Stewart and will work within the Galloway Area of the South Region

Salary : £23,293 - £24,633

Closes : 16 Oct 2018

Reference: 1602002

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05/10/18

Forestry Commission
Fochabers
Salary : £23,293 - £24,633
Closes : 21 Oct 2018
Reference: 1592468
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04/10/18

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03/10/18
Jim Wilmer and Sons Timber Harvesting Ltd are looking for experienced drivers for a 1470e it4 and 1510e in Argyll,Inveraray area. Good rate and mechanical back up, easy sizes and weekly payment. For more information pm or call David on 07879417170.
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03/10/18

Lonely Tigercat 845 /Logmax 7000 looking for a kind male/ female experienced driver, or a robot or a chimp I don't care as long as it's cutting, nice estate job, flat ground good timber, easy sizes, weekly payment, good mechanical back up and good rate. Ayrshire.  For more information pm or call David on 07879417170.

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25/09/18
Jim Wilmer & Sons Timber Harvesting Ltd require a forwarder operator for the Argyll district. For more information pm or call David on 07879417170.
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01/09/18

Mounding operator required for contracts in the North Highlands.

Experienced 360 excavator operator preferred but training will be given to the right candidate.
Driver’s license essential, FMOCS and EFAW+F preferred.

Please email your CV to [email protected].

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01/09/18
Mobile Mechanic - Forestry Commission -  Fochabers, Scotland -  £23,293 - £24,633
We have an opportunity for a Mobile Mechanic to join our dedicated and expert engineering team. If you are fan of things mechanical, enjoy being out and about and are looking for a new challenge within a diverse and evolving organisation, then we want to hear from you.
Key Work Areas

  • Assess and carry out all assigned tasks, identifying the most appropriate method of effecting a repair/maintenance whilst considering cost, downtime and ensuring the safety of all;

  • Understand and apply all Health and Safety controls and effectively communicate these between colleagues and co-workers;

  • Work effectively with the Service Manager and Parts controller on spares requirements to ensure a cost effective and efficient repair is carried out;

  • Complete and comply with all administrative systems required by the workshop and meet the return deadlines requested;

  • Preparation of new VME to FC standard, which includes the application of livery and installation of ply lining.


    Person Specification

    Experience & Professional/Technical Expertise

    Essential:

  • Demonstrable experience of maintenance and repair work on a wide range of different types of vehicles, machines and equipment;

  • Demonstrable experience and knowledge of the mechanical, electrical, electronic and hydraulic systems found on the FC’s fleet of equipment. This includes cars, light commercials, forest machinery, nursery and agricultural equipment as well as small sundry equipment such as quads, trailers, chainsaws, etc.


    Desirable:

  • Mechanical Engineering based qualifications and a high level of technical expertise on the repair, maintenance and diagnostics of mechanical, electrical, electronic and hydraulic systems;

  • Experience in application of decals and installation of ply lining to a high standard;

  • HGV Licence.

  • Contact point for applicants
    Closing date: 16th September 2018
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    17/08/18

    Forwarder/Chainsaw operator required for south England.

    Must be self-employed and have all relevant certificates, including first aid + F.

    Call Ricki 07835104193

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    07/08/18

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    01/08/18
    Looking to get my forwarder ticket but looking for a placement. I can get a provisional fmoc to start off but need a placement first I am currently based in Leicestershire but I am willing to re-locate for the right position. I have mainly worked in agriculture since I left school but looking for a career change. I have a nvq2 in land based service engineering, can weld and do general repairs. Please respond by email to davidperrin2018[email protected] or to 07305863428 thank you.
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    28/07/18
    Experienced Harvester Operator required. Please email a summary of your experience/CV [email protected] 
    Contact John 07872119560 George 07872119878
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    19/07/18

    Assistant Forestry/Estate Worker

    Trainee forestry worker required to assist Estate Woodman with all forestry and estate maintenance work on the Capesthorne Estate, Macclesfield. Previous experience preferred. Own transport essential.

    Salary £15,500 - £17,500 depending on experience

    Apply for further details and application form to

    Mr M Burton

    Fisher German LLP

    2 Royal Court

    Tatton Street

    Knutsford Cheshire WA16 6EN

    [email protected]

    01565 757973

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    16/07/18

    We are looking for a processor operator for a roadlining crew, operating cat processors in a high production crew, the job is based on the east coast of new zealand and you will be working with a friendly safety conscious bunch of guys, if you want to know more please e mail with some detail about yourself and any questions, e mail is [email protected] 

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    16/07/18
    Wanted Full time person for firewood processing and wood meizer sawmill , tractor chipping and deliveries, based in Edinburgh, chainsaw and driving licence essential, good rate, pls send cv to [email protected]
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    05/07/18
    Experienced Harvester operator required for a mix of clearfell and thinning with good rates , long term work ,weekly pay,excellent mechanical backup working in a well organized small firm , Borders and Galloway areas ,this is a great opportunity for a good driver
    Contact Keith 07762140685
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    19/06/18
    Experienced 360 excavator operator wanted on upland sites in the North East of England. Wide variety of works including track repairs, brash racking and ditching to peatland restoration on moorlandl sites. NPTC/CPCS preferred but not essential, long term self-employed or employed opportunities available for the right candidates. Please email a summary of your experience /CV and covering letter to [email protected] or call 01833 367 988 for more information.
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    16/06/18

    Experienced Harvester Driver required for A&F Tree Services. Mainly private thinning. County Cork, (some work in Kerry / Limerick) Ireland.

    Currently Komastsu 911 about to upgrade. Call Rob: 083 0098738. [email protected]

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    09/05/18
    Looking for a forwarder operator for at least 8 weeks work in Derbyshire. Please contact Joe on 07583010307
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    19/03/18

    Mounding Operators Required


    • Fort William Area

    Experienced 360 excavator mounding operatives needed, must have NPCT OPS and first aid certificates.  Good rates of pay for successful candidates.

    Forward Cv to [email protected]
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    01/03/18
    Tractor/timber crane operator required for New Holland T8 and timber crane. Tractor and timber crane experience essential. Must have mechanical knowledge and be willing to make minor repairs if necessary. Working in Argyll for summer 2018 but based in Ayr. Must be willing to travel and stay on site if far from home. HGV licence and lorry driving experience preferable. Good hourly rate and company van supplied. Call Adam: 07792804273 or Email [email protected]
    Adam Howie - Forest Machine Magazine

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    09/02/18

    Live and work in Canada! If you are interested in emigrating to this amazing country please read on!

    We have a large number of requirements for experienced harvester and forwarder operators in New Brunswick. We can help and support the move to Canada having already assisted over 100 people make the move already. For more information about rates, hours, location please either email [email protected] or call 01489 898 245.

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    01/12/17
    Harvesting and Marketing Manager -Euroforest
    Lochaber / Central Highlands

    This role requires a self-motivated, professional individual who has an ability to build relationships at all levels to manage an area under the guidance of an experienced manager.  A commercial outlook and an ability to work as part of a team, together with experience in timber harvesting are necessary for this position.  Excellent organisational, communication and IT skills are desirable, but above all we are seeking someone with enthusiasm and the drive to succeed.

    • Applicants should ideally hold a degree or equivalent qualification in forestry, although relevant practical experience would be equally valuable
    • A current UK driving licence is required.
    • Benefits will include a competitive salary, company vehicle and pension.

    For a Job Description and Application Form please contact: [email protected]
    Send your Application Form, together with a CV, to:
    Euroforest Ltd, Huntly Business Centre, Gordon Street, Huntly, AB54 8FG

    Closing date: 19th January 2018
    01466 794938 | www.euroforest.co.uk
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    03/11/17
    Experienced Machine Operator Required
    Greater Manchester TreeStation
    Needs to have experience operating various types of machinery including HGVs, excavator, telehandler, biomass chipper and tractor/forwarder.
    Should be situated realistically close to Manchester or be able to re-locate.
    Start date: Immediate
    Office: 0161 231 3333
    Email CVs to: [email protected]
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    23/10/17

    Experienced forwarder/chainsaw operator for work in Herefordshire.  Must be self employed with all the relevant certificates as well as First aid+F certificate.

    Contact Ricky on 07835 104193

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    20/10/17
    We are currently looking for someone to fill the role of Field Service Engineer within our team here at R.J. Fukes to cover the areas of Wales and Southern England. The ideal candidate will have good knowledge of hydraulics and electrical systems. A background in Forestry plant or an agricultural background would be an advantage but is not essential. Working 40 hours per week Monday - Friday plus overtime. Must be highly motivated and able to work independently. For further information or to apply, please telephone on 01550 721641 OR email a covering letter and CV to [email protected]
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    20/10/17
    Experienced forwarder operator required Lairg on 860.4.
    07767464514
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    06/10/17
    Wanted HGV 1 Mobile Chipper operator for new 650hp Mus Max chipper, artic trailer chipper, must have experience in cranes and good mechanical background, occasional overnights, good rates of pay, call Richard Spray, Pentland Biomass on 07812025578
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    06/10/17
    Wanted Experienced HGV 1 timber crane operators, based at Loanhead covering central belt. Contact Richard Spray, Pentland Biomass on 07812025578
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    06/10/17

    Wanted HGV 1 drivers for walking floor trailers for woodchips, good rates of pay, based at Loanhed covering central belt. Call Richard Spray, Pentland biomass on 07812025578

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    05/10/17

    Live and work in Canada! If you are interested in emigrating to this amazing country please read on!

    We have a large number of requirements for experienced harvester and forwarder operators in New Brunswick. We can help and support the move to Canada having already assisted over 100 people make the move already. For more information about rates, hours, location please either email [email protected] or call 01489 898 245.

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    12/9/18
    My name is Matthew Ingram, I have recently finished studying at the Scottish school of forestry and now looking to seek a career in Forwarding/Harvesting, I have some experience on a forwarder and cable skidder and have First Aid+F, I have a CV if you need more information contact me on 07873137595 or email me [email protected]
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    12/8/18
    I have CS30, 31, tractor with trailer and front loader and chipper tickets, four years experience including firewood processing, chainsaw milling and mobile saw milling and an extended diploma in forestry. I'm looking for full time work in the Somerset area, particularly with opportunities to do mensuration, surveys and writing management plans
    My email address is [email protected] and phone number is 07951102077.
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    07/08/18

    I'm looking for a new start In the forestry I have wood chipper experience with tractor and MusMax chippers chainsaw experience forklift working at height confined space full UK driving licence and a first aid ticket willing to relocate for the rite deal hard worker long hours not a problem from a farming back ground so machinery driving not a problem many thanks
    Barry Mclachlan
    ‭‭07821 855503‬‬

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    20/07/18
    I am seeking work in the Dumfries and Galloway area as we are relocating. Full driving licence, chainsaw tickets held and looking for any work in the arborist field. Thanks. Email [email protected]
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    30/04/18
    Harvester and Forwarder operator looking for work in Scotland. FMOC for both machines and First Aid. NPTC chainsaw certs. 20 years experience in the wood, 5 years experience on machines. 07763284664
    11/014/18
    Experienced operator with mechanical knowledge & common sense seeking work in North East England & Scottish borders, clear fell preferred,  All tickets held.

    Robert - 07565898573
    01/03/18
    Seeking an opportunity to learn/train as a FMO. 2 years hand cutting, mainly oversized hardwood. HNC in forestry so I have an understanding of forest operations and harvesting. I love my job, but I would like to get the forwarder tickets under my belt and it’s something new. I’m very keen to learn and would be open to any offer. Based in Bedfordshire, and I’m willing to travel. Also could be based in the Lake District.
    Jack- 07720254639/
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    24/02/18
    Looking for forestry excavator work in Scotland/north of England. Vast experience on various types of plant and hold all relevant tickets. 
    Lyle- 07876735036
    03/01/18
    Looking for excavator work in Scottish Borders/south scotland. Can provide excavator if needed. Call lyle on 07876735036
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    20/12/17

    Forwarder and harvester operator looking for work in the Scottish borders/ north England.
    Hold forwarder fmoc and first aid ticket.
    Got a few years experience on harvester but not yet done test, can get test if right job came up.
    Ideally looking for work around the Scottish borders/ Lothians and north England. Get in touch of you are looking. Thanks
    07463560566
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    11/12/17

    Hire 🚜 Tractor & double drum pto winch for hire. With operator + felling service. Wales and borders please call ring 07975844947

    Craig Ferguson

    29/10/17
    Experienced hand cutter NPTC certs and some lantra. Ticketed up to oversize, multiple windblown/storm damaged, spray ticket: pa1/6/AW also have brush cutter, chipper and first aid+f
    which needs refreshed in December, I live in Fort William, desperate for work own saws (Stihl 261/441/ ppe etc but no drivers license, banned until 2018. Willing to work most anywhere Tel Scott on 07379553803 or [email protected]
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    28/10/17
    I am an experienced forwarder and harvester operator. I have also graduated from Forestry School. I am looking for a job as an operator ideally to start from January 2018.  Contact Robert on Tel. 07460885921 email: [email protected]
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    28/10/17
    I'm currently looking to work in the forestry sector. Having worked with excavators and large tractors in landscaping and would appreciate any offers with forwarder/harvester. 
    Contact me Calum on +233500530108.
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    04/09/17

    I am looking to gain experience driving a forwarder, I have worked in forestry for 26 years as mechanic/operator.  I have tickets for forwarder, excavator, telehandler, chainsaw, cscs card.  Own transport, full time or part time, preferably Scottish Borders.  Call Alex on 08709904880.

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    24/08/17

    I am harvester driver who owns own 1470E looking for work any location considered. Experienced operator.

    Phone 07920201990
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    23/08/17

    Experienced Forwarder operator looking for work anywhere North of Perth. Contact: 07766992788

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    15/08/17

    Antony Brown

    Looking for forwarder driving work, can start any time.  Contact [email protected]

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    06/07/17

    Now branching out into the forestry sector, LR Groundwork and Plant Services are now carrying out work involving road building, ditching, drainage, mounding etc.
    We are based in the Scottish Borders but can cover the whole of Scotland and north of England. 
    Call Lyle on 07876735036

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    15/06/17
    Paul Swales looking for harvester, forwarder driving work around cork area working a 1270D harvester at the moment, have tickets for both machines.  087 7043699
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    11/06/17
    Looking to enter the forestry Industry.  I have worked 10 years in the construction industry and I am now looking to expand my horizons. 
    I have experience with and hold construction related tickets for tractors and various 3 point linkage attachments, tracked excavators up to 50 tonnes.  I also have a chainsaw use and maintenance ticket and a first aid certificate.
    Willing to travel (based in North Wales), have driving licence and own transport.  Hard working.  I would be grateful for the opportunity to gain experience in forestry operations, especially plant based.
    Call William Williams on 07956662875 
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    27/04/17
    Owner Operator looking for some Sub Contracting work with a new excavator based harvester.  Travelling not an issue. For more details contact Joe on 07583010307
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    26/04/17
    Graham Rippingale from Dumfries looking for mounding jobs in Scotland 10 years experience contact [email protected]
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    07/04/17

    David Ross - Looking for work in Inverness area, six years experience on excavator harvester and fourteen years on 1270.  Reference available, can start June.

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    02/04/17
    My name is Joe Pattison, I have 10 years experience of working between forestry machines and chainsaws, I have certificates for all of the above please contact me on 07584135181
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    14/03/17

    My name is Daniel and I am looking for job on forwarder or harvester. I have 6 year experience and I am mechanic. I prefer machines Valmet, Komatsu and Timberjack, John Deere. I will be glad if I will find job in Sweden. But every job offer I will consider .Phone 0722 602 546

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    06/03/17
    Campbell Smith
    Looking to enter the industry, anything considered, can travel anywhere within UK for the right opportunity, have current driving licence and EFAW+F certificate.
    I also have practical experience in use of chainsaw and forwarder but currently hold no certificates. I am very hardworking, enthusiastic and willing to learn. As Inexperienced, more than willing to work for less than traditional rate to prove my worth.
    Currently located in Angus area.
    Please call 07772405674 anytime
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