The average pay for a Skidder Operator is £22,415 a year and £11 an hour in Manchester, United Kingdom.
The average salary range for a Skidder Operator is between £17,011 and £26,862.
This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Manchester, United Kingdom.
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Drives straight or articulated tractor equipped with one or more accessories, such as bulldozer blade, grapple, logging arch, cable winches, hoisting rack, and crane boom, to skid, load, unload, or stack logs, pull stumps, or clear brush.
Gives or receives signals from coworkers regarding moving logs.
May build or repair logging and skid roads.
May drive logging tractor equipped with crawler treads.
May saw felled trees into lengths bucker.
May be designated according to accessory equipment operated as logging-arch operator; logging-tractor operator, swamp; log-stacker operator; skid-grapple operator; skidder operator (forestry; logging).
Manchester () is a city and metropolitan borough in Greater Manchester, England, with a population of 545,500 in 2017; the Greater Manchester Built-up Area is the United Kingdom's second-most populous, with a population of 2.55 million. It is fringed by the Cheshire Plain to the south, the Pennines to the north and east, and an arc of towns with which it forms a continuous conurbation. The local authority is Manchester City Council.
The recorded history of Manchester began with the civilian settlement associated with the Roman fort of Mamucium or Mancunium, which was established in about AD 79 on a sandstone bluff...