Effective HR Solutions

Waratah (Mechanised Harvesting) / Feller Buncher Operator

Effective HR Solutions

Trades and Services

Applications Close - End of Day: 18-06-2018

$75,000 - $80,000

New Zealand

Work type:

Fantastic opportunity to become a key member of a successful, safe and well-supported New Zealand-based forestry operation  

  • Keen to work and live in New Zealand’s beautiful Tasman Bay region?
  • Want to join a successful team with an outstanding safety record?
  • Looking to work for a boss who leads from the front, is very approachable, and is a general all-round good sort!


Cat logging are looking for a reliable person with proven Waratah or Mechanised Processing experience to join their well-trained logging crew based in the Golden Downs Forests. The focus of this role is on producing high quality, high value logs.

To be in the running for this wonderful opportunity, taking care of their 625 Waratah running on a CAT 330DL base, you will need …..

  • previous Waratah or Mechanised Processing experience and an excellent understanding of log specs and log quality.
  • a work record that demonstrates you are reliable, hardworking and a good team player.
  • the appropriate unit standards (and to supply evidence of this) or be willing to be assessed so as appropriate training/experience is clearly recorded
  • to be (and remain) drug free as we regularly test for this


Getting to and from work is all sorted and if you need to relocate to the top of South Island then we are happy to talk with you about how we could help make this happen.

We are also happy to negotiate very attractive pay rates in line with what you bring to the table!

So, if you’re looking for a secure and well-rewarded opportunity, in a professional, supportive and friendly work environment, then please either contact Neil Satherley on 0064 (0)3 322-1998 / 0064 (0)27 288-6859 to discuss in confidence or email your application to: effectivehr@snap.net.nz