First-Line Supervisors of Logging Workers

First-Line Supervisors of Logging Workers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of logging workers.

Key Competencies * Dependability * Integrity * Cooperation * Initiative * Leadership * Self Control * Stress Tolerance * Attention to Detail * Independence * Persistence

Representative Tasks * Monitor logging operations to identify and solve problems, improve work methods, and ensure compliance with safety, company, and government regulations. * Monitor workers to ensure that safety regulations are followed, warning or disciplining those who violate safety regulations. * Supervise or coordinate the activities of workers engaged in logging operations or silvicultural operations.


Finance & Insurance, Government,

Job Family Farming, Fishing, and Forestry

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