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45-4011.00 - Forest and Conservation Workers Green Occupation

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Select or cut trees according to markings or sizes, types, or grades.

45-4021.00 Fallers
  • Stop saw engines, pull cutting bars from cuts, and run to safety as tree falls.
  • Saw back-cuts, leaving sufficient sound wood to control direction of fall.
  • Measure felled trees and cut them into specified log lengths, using chain saws and axes.
  • Determine position, direction, and depth of cuts to be made, and placement of wedges or jacks.
  • Control the direction of a tree's fall by scoring cutting lines with axes, sawing undercuts along scored lines with chainsaws, knocking slabs from cuts with single-bit axes, and driving wedges.
  • Select trees to be cut down, assessing factors such as site, terrain, and weather conditions before beginning work.
  • Insert jacks or drive wedges behind saws to prevent binding of saws and to start trees falling.
  • Split logs, using axes, wedges, and mauls, and stack wood in ricks or cord lots.
45-4022.00 Logging Equipment Operators
  • Drive and maneuver tractors and tree harvesters to shear the tops off of trees, cut and limb the trees, and cut the logs into desired lengths.
45-4023.00 Log Graders and Scalers
  • Saw felled trees into lengths.
45-1011.05 First-Line Supervisors of Logging Workers   Green Occupation Green
  • Change logging operations or methods to eliminate unsafe conditions.
45-2092.01 Nursery Workers
  • Dig, cut, and transplant seedlings, cuttings, trees, and shrubs.