Thinning Saw Operators – Forestry in Chester Basin, Nova Scotia, Canada with Novon Forestry Inc

Novon Forestry Inc is hiring 2 seasonal, full-time Thinning Saw Operators – Forestry in Chester Basin, Nova Scotia.





No degree, certificate or diploma

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS) Certificate; First Aid Certificate; CPR Certificate; Chainsaw Safety Training; Silviculture worker licence; Power saw operators course


2 years to less than 3 years

Weight Handling

Up to 13.5 kg (30 lbs)

Specific Skills

Operate power tools to thin and space trees

Own Tools/Equipment

Tools; Safety equipment/gear; Steel-toed safety boots; Hard hat; Safety glasses/goggles; Safety vest; Gloves

Work Site Environment


Transportation/Travel Information

Own transportation; Own vehicle; Willing to travel regularly; Valid driver’s licence; Travel expenses not paid by employer; Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

Fast-paced environment; Physically demanding; Walking; Large workload

Work Location Information

Remote location; Various locations

Personal Suitability

Team player

Employment Conditions

Day, Weekend, Flexible Hours, Early Morning, Morning

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