Boom & Grapple Hoist
Barker and Log Cut-off
Trimsaw and Related Categories
Grading & Tallying
Timber Sorters, Cranes and Related Categories
Lumber Sorting and Stacking
Lumber Stencilling, Packaging, and Shipping
General Plant Functions
Deckhand (Boom Boat or Boom Feeder Boat) "A"
Drag Saw Operator
Boom Boat Operator
Deckhand (Tug Boat) "B"
Unlicensed Log Scaler/Grader
Log Haul Feeder (Mechanical)
Log Lift/Grapple Operator
Log Haul Feeder/Feeding Two Lines (Mechanical)
Boom Feeder Boat Operator
Tug Boat Operator "A"
Licensed Log Scaler/Grader
Head Boom Man
Deckhand (Tug Boat) "C"
Bundle Log Lift/Grapple Operator
Tug Boat Operator "B"
Tug Boat Operator "C"
Bundle Crane Operator
Equipment Operator/Yard Maintenance/Major Equipment
Log Loader Operator "A" (Sorting)
Log Loader Operator "B" (Sorting)
Log Loader Operator "C" (Direct Production Tie-In)
Log Loader Operator "D" (Direct Production Tie-In)
Log Loader Operator "E"
Log Cut-off Saw Operator "A"
Log Cut-off Saw Operator "B"
Auto Barker Attendant
Log Cut-off Saw Operator "C"
Semi-Auto Barker Attendant
Hydraulic Barker Operator
Mechanical Barker Operator
Log Cut-off Saw Operator/Multiple Saws
Bellingham Barker Operator
Scragg Saw/2 - Movable Saws
Twin Band Sawyer
Quad Sawyer (2 Moveable Saws)
Quad Sawyer (4 Moveable Saws)
Quad Sawyer (4 Moveable Saws) Chipping Heads
Headrig Sawyer "A"
Headrig Sawyer "B"
Headrig Sawyer "C"
Headrig Sawyer "D"
Headrig Sawyer "E"
Headrig Sawyer "F"
Headrig Sawyer "G"
Secondary Edger "A"
Secondary Edger "B"
Multi-Pocket Chipping Edger
Cant Gang Edger/Dimension
Cant Gang Edger/Small Cants
Chipping Edger/Dimension "A"
Chipping Edger/Dimension "B" (with Manufacturing Saws)
Main Edger "A"
Main Edger "B"
Main Edger "C"
Trimsaw Operator "A" (Bad End Trimmer - Various Categories)
Trimsaw Operator "B" (Precision - Trimmer, Re-Trimmer, Correction Trimmer/Pregraded)
Trimsaw Operator "C" (Precision - Trimmer, Re-Trimmer, Correction Trimmer/Unmarked)
Trimsaw Operator "D" (Auto Trimmer/Pregraded/with override decisions)
Trimsaw Operator "E" (Main Trimmer/Unmarked)
Trimsaw Operator "F" (Auto Trimmer/32' and Under)
Trimsaw Operator "G" (Auto Trimmer/33' and Over)
Auto Trimmer Tailer/Straightener
Auto Trimmer Spotter
"A" Chipping Canter
"B" Large Sash Gang Saw
"C" Circular Gang Saw
"D" Circular Gang Saw (More than 1-line)
"E" Twin Band
"F" Twin Band/Linebar or Cant Return
"G" Twin Band/Linebar and Cant Return
"I" Quad/Linebar or Cant Return
"J" Quad/Linebar and Cant Return
Operator "A" (Variable Sets With Single Saw)
Operator "B" (Variable Sets With Twin Saws)
Operator "C" (Variable Sets With Twin Saws for Slabs and Cants)
Vertical Resaw Operator "A" (Fixed Set with Single Saw)
Planermill Resaw Feeder
Planermill Resaw Feeder/Set-up
Vertical Resaw Operator "B" (Fixed Set with Single Saw and Set-up Responsibilities)
Vertical Resaw Operator "C" (Fixed Set with Twin Fixed Saws)
Vertical Resaw Operator "D" (Fixed Set with Twin Fixed Saws and Set-up Responsibilities)
Vertical Resaw Operator "E" (Variable Sets with Linebar)
Vertical Resaw Operator "F" (Variable Sets with Linebar and Twin Fixed Saws) or (Variable Sets with Twin Moveable Saws)
Drop Sorter "A" (Waste or Lumber)
Drop Sorter "B" (Waste or 1-Reman)
Drop Sorter "C" (Waste or 2 or More Remans)
Drop Sorter "D" (Waste, Reman and Unmarked Sizes)
Drop Sorter "E" (Waste, Reman, Unmarked Sizes and Unmarked Final Grade)
Tallyman - Quality Assurance
Tallyman - Grader
Timberdeck Grader "A"
Cedar (Export) Grader
Export Grade & Tally Inspector
Timberdeck Grader "B"
Grade Control Inspector "A"
Grade Control Inspector "B" (G.S.L.A.)
Cleanup Machine Operator
Yard Truck Driver
Kiln Tractor Driver
Front End Loader (Cleanup)
Truck Driver (Outside)
Cat Operator (Chips & Hog Fuel)
Forklift Operator (Small)
Bull Moose Operator
Front End Loader (Chips & Hog Fuel)
Forklift Operator (Block Clamps or Comparable Equipment)
Truck Driver (Under 8-Units)
Truck Driver (8-Units & Over) / Chips & Bark
Freight Truck Driver
Truck Driver (8-Units & Over)
Truck Driver - Semi
Crane Chaser or Slingman
Overhead Crane Operator - Floor Controlled
Timber Crane (Small)
Bridge Crane Operator (Shed or Storage)
Timber Crane (Beale or Lamb Type) - Sorting
Bridge Crane Operator (Direct Production Tie-in)
Dock Type Rail Mounted Crane
Timber Crane (Beale or Lamb Type) Tied to Production
Bridge Crane Operator (Multiple Function)
Lumber Straightener (Some Controls)
Green Chain Puller
Planer Chain Puller
Tie-up and End-capping
Headrig Tailsawyer (Some Controls)
Headrig Tailsawyer (Major Controls)
Strip Layer (Some Controls)
End Loader Operator/Green Chain or Planer Chain
Sorter Bin Attendant (up to 64 bins)
Sorter Bin Attendant (65 bins or more or twin lines)
Twin End Loader Operator/Green Chain or Planer Chain
Sorter Operator (includes credit for Reman Dropgate)
Sorter Stacker Operator
Sorter Stacker Operator/Tray System Outfeed Controls
Twin Sorter Stacker Operator
Kiln Operator "A"
Kiln Operator "B"
Planer Breakdown Hoist
Planer Breakdown Hoist (with stationary trimsaw)
Planer Feeder (with stationary trimsaw)
Stenciller/End Sealer/Load Strapper
Package Unit Helper
Mechanical Packaging Press Operator (Small)
Semi-Automatic Packaging Press Operator
Automatic Packaging Press Operator
Twin Automatic Packaging Press Operator
Yard Inventory/Shipping Co-ordinator
Splitting Saw Operator
Splitting Saw Operator/Chipper Feeder
Divider Station Operator/Chipper/Hog Feeder
Grinderman/Babbitman/Chip Quality Control
By-Products Service Man
Security and Fire Prevention Officer
Dispatcher (Security and Fire Prevention)
If you need further assistance contact your Local Union Office, or contact the Technical Advisor at the USW District 3 Office in Burnaby.