ContentsOccupational Report for Logging Equipment Operators (45-4022) , Oregon Statewide
Drive logging tractor or wheeled vehicle equipped with one or more accessories, such as bulldozer blade, frontal shear, grapple, logging arch, cable winches, hoisting rack, or crane boom, to fell tree; to skid, load, unload, or stack logs; or to pull stumps or clear brush. Logging truck drivers are included in "Heavy and Tractor Trailer Truck Drivers" (53-3032).The following related career videos are available from America's Career InfoNet:
Logging Equipment Operators
Employment Outlook for Logging Equipment Operators
Current Employment Department Job Openings for Logging Equipment Operators There are 15 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 15 are listed below.
Job Openings from the Web for Logging Equipment Operators The following job openings have been automatically extracted from various sites across the Web. These links are provided as supplemental resources. However, the Employment Department cannot validate these openings nor endorse any of these external sites. Some of these jobs may no longer be open. In some cases, a single opening may be posted on multiple sites. There are 2 current openings for this occupation. Openings 1 through 2 are listed below.
State of Oregon License Information for Logging Equipment Operators No statewide license is required for this occupation.
Wages for Logging Equipment Operators
Regional Employment Projections for Logging Equipment Operators
These estimates do not include self-employment. Replacement openings are caused by existing workers permanently leaving their occupation. Many additional job openings occur due to job changes within occupations.Data Sources and Limitations
Industries of Employment for Logging Equipment Operators
Educational Requirements for Logging Equipment Operators The typical entry level education for this occupation is a high school diploma or equivalent. In addition, moderate-term on-the-job training is typically needed, once employed, to attain competency in the skills needed in this occupation.
Skills for Logging Equipment Operators
Schools and Training Providers for Logging Equipment Operators The training providers listed below offer programs related to this occupation. This information is updated once per year. Anyone interested in a particular program should check with the training institution regarding its availability. Listing these training providers does not necessarily constitute or imply their endorsement, recommendation, or favoring by the State of Oregon.
Career Pathway Roadmaps for Logging Equipment Operators No Career Pathway links were found for this occupation.
Related Occupations The scores listed below indicates how closely the skills for Logging Equipment Operators matches the occupation in the list. A score of 100% means the occupations have identical skill sets. A maximum of 10 occupations are displayed below.