LOUIS LESSARD, INC. PO Box 1289; Rangeley, Maine 04970 7 Deer Mountain Road, Adamstown Township, ME 04970-1289 Telephone # 207-864-5987 Worker Harvest Location: Various harvest locations in Oxford County ME: Greentop Rd, Lynchtown & Lincoln Pond Rd in Parketown & Deer Mountain Road in Adamstown twp. Worker housing location: 7 Deer Mountain Road, Adamstown, Township, Maine 04970 Anticipated work period: 06/03/18 to 03/29/2019
Occupation: Chipper Operators
Rate dependent on experience: 18.00 to $18.50 hour
Job Order# 303896
The worker must be in good physical/mental health and have the ability to operate company owned chipper. Worker must operate loader and chipping machine to reduce trees to wood chips. Controls speed of operation and size of opening according to the size of the tree. Monitors the machine for proper operation to avoid breakdowns and replaced defective chipping knives. Operator chipper safely and efficiently over difficult and rough woods roads. Must have sufficient knowledge of chipper mechanics to make simple and minor adjustments, maintenance and repairs to chipper. Applicant must have six months, referenced, paid production experience as a logging chipper operator. Operator must comply with landowner environmental regulations. Must understand and have basic knowledge of electric over hydraulic functions.. Must be able to load tree-length wood, four foot pulpwood and logs into chipper. Must be at least 18 years of age and be of good physical health. Must be able to withstand working in outside adverse weather conditions.
The job opening is temporary position. Work is guaranteed for 3/4 of the contract period specified in reg. 20 CFR 655.122(i). Housing will be made available at no cost to workers, including U.S. workers who cannot reasonably return to their permanent residence at the end of each working day. Work Tools, supplies and equipment will be provided at no cost to the workers. Transportation and subsistence expenses to the worksite will be provided by the employer or paid by the employer upon completion of 50% of the work contract, or earlier, if appropriate. Base rates are for the first 40 hours worked within a pay week period. Workers will also be paid an overtime rate of pay equal to one and one half the base rates of pay listed above for hours worked in excess of 40 hours in the same pay week period, if applicable. Applicants should contact the nearest career center with the job order# or Department of Labor Skowhegan Career Center:98 North Avenue, Skowhegan ME 04970 tel: 1-800-760-1572. Applicants may contact the employer at 207-864-5987 and request a job application. Upon receiving an application, the employer will check references and contact the applicant for an interview.
Location/Region: Rangeley, ME (US - 04970)