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Band Log Mill & Carriage Operator Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$44,698 (CAD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Band Log Mill & Carriage Operator is $44,698 a year and $21 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Band Log Mill & Carriage Operator is between $33,604 and $53,885. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

  • Operates head saw and feed carriage to saw logs into cants or boards: starts mechanical loader arms that place log on carriage.
  • Sets dogs and adjusts carriage blocks to align log for sawing.
  • Activates carriage that moves log against saw blade.
  • Starts saw to cut log.
  • Observes exposed face of log after first cut to determine grade and size of next cut and adjusts setting of carriage blocks.
  • Starts mechanical log turner that turns log over on carriage for subsequent cuts.
  • May change saw blades.
  • May be designated according to type of saw operated as band-head-saw operator; circular-head-saw operator.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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